Movies on Amazon Prime (That Aren’t on Netflix)

Veronica Mars? Justified? The Americans? Not on Netflix streaming. But they are on Amazon Prime, which I know many of y’all have (because two-day shipping). Here’s what’s to watch on Amazon Prime when you’ve finished House of Cards.

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Holiday Gift Guide for Your Favorite Fanatical Feline Fancier

I am so freaking sick of “Crazy Cat Lady.” Can we retire that already and replace it with Fanatical Feline Fancier? And who doesn’t love a little alliteration?  Read More Holiday Gift Guide for Your Favorite Fanatical Feline Fancier

Gif It to Me Baby: Giggles

I’ve got a major case of the giggles this week. So do my gifs! Read More Gif It to Me Baby: Giggles

Rereading The Classics: My Top 5

When I was young, under ten, my mom would try to get me to read certain classic books she had enjoyed as a child – Little Women, Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, and others. Hopelessly contrary kid that I was (and still am, to a certain degree), I groaned and rolled my eyes and went back to reading my R.L. Stine and Christopher Pike books. Or Babysitter’s Club and Sweet Valley High. I wanted satisfying, modern shlock, Mom! Geez.

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Middlemarch Madness II: Voting Day 13

Today’s the day we narrow the Elite Eight to the Final Four. As with last year, the winners of these polls will be ineligible for future Middlemarch Madness competitions, so pick wisely.  Read More Middlemarch Madness II: Voting Day 13

Kids’ Books I Like: Kickin’ It Old School

If you have been in a book store lately, you have probably seen Pride and Prejudice and  Zombies or one of its sequels. I have not read any of these books because I suck and I don’t wanna. However, if you think you might enjoy a Regency novel with a twist, may I recommend Sorcery and Cecelia by Patricia C. Wrede and Caroline Stevermer? Read More Kids’ Books I Like: Kickin’ It Old School