March in Pop Culture History

Observances:   National Nutrition Month Women’s History Month Reading Awareness Month National Celery Month Youth Art Month National Frozen Food Month Global Money Week (Second Week) World Book Day (First Thursday) Employee Appreciation Day (First Friday) No Smoking Day (Second Wednesday) International Astrology Day (March Equinox) Earth Hour (Last Saturday) National Pig Day (March 1)…

Sunday Mise en Place (July 9 to 15, ‘018)

Hello Sunday. There has been a recent surge of friends and followers entering the fold and I’d like to say welcome and thanks for coming along. The Sunday Mise en Place is a weekly series that is unlike the rest of the blog. On Sunday’s I like to share what is going on in my…

Sunday Mise en Place (Feb. 12 to 18, ‘018)

Welcome back to the Mise en Place, hope everyone is had a great week. For me, it was one of life’s tougher weeks, it didn’t entirely go how I hoped it would. And, the stress of it all seems ready to break us down. But, all I can do is keep my head down and…

New Year’s Mise en Place

Happy last day of 2017! Another spin around the sun and we are still here for another trip. Thank you to all my friends, family, and readers that have been enjoying the Mise en Place all year long- and, all that other random stuff I post. I am excited about a big 2018 but, I…

Snotgirl by Bryan Lee O’Malley and Leslie Hung

When I had first heard that Bryan Lee O’Malley was working on a new project, there was no doubt in my mind that I wanted to read it. O’Malley has earned a lifetime of appreciation from me for his brilliant debut comic, Scott Pilgrim. Then, when I heard that the new main character was a…

#365

Hello, friends, family, and followers! This is a special milestone post on the Green Onion Blog. It is post #365! Meaning, if you read one of my posts daily, you can fill up a year! There is worse ways to spend 5 to 10 minutes a day. Like learning how to speak Icelandic. When would…

Sunday Mise en Place (Oct. 9 to 15, ‘017)

Good day, and good week. Welcome back to the Sunday Mise en Place (MeP). Due to an influx of visitors at the Green Onion Blog (GOB), this seems like a good time to rewind and recap what the hell the Mise en Place is all about. The term ‘mise en place’ is a french culinary…

Warcross by Marie Lu

As best selling author Marie Lu’s new book approached its September release this year there was a staggering amount of ARC reviews. I can confidently say that I have never seen that many ARC’s released during my blogging career. Maybe what stood out was how positive every review was. Lu has been one of the…

Live Blog Feed from Edmonton Expo: Day Two

Good morning! And welcome back to the Green Onion Blog. It is day two of my live feed directly from Edmonton Comics and Entertainment Expo. If you are a fan of comics, cons, or pop culture this is the post for you. A live blog feed works like this: During the day I will be…

Live Blog Feed from Edmonton Expo: Day One

Greetings all of my friends, followers, and geeks of all pop cultures! This weekend I have a special treat for you, as the Green Onion Blog goes live! For the next two days I will be taking in all there is at the Edmonton Comics and Entertainment Expo! So, if you like… stuff. Y’know, like…

Jenn’s Birthday Top 5 ‘017 (Guest Post by Jenn)

Today is a special day, not only around home, but also, for The Green Onion Blog. In bringing our family full trip around the sun, the last birthday of the year, is today! Jenn, the studious, hard-working, affectionate and caring, beautiful mother/leader of our home is celebrating another year of life living! As per the…

Sunday Mise en Place (Sept. 11 to 17, ‘017)

It’s another Sunday, that means it is Mise en Place day. A weekly spot for me to ramble about life, universe, and everything. Or, more accurately, life, the blog, and podcast. Same-sies. It was a big week for me, with another big one on the way. So, without any fuss, let’s get into what’s going…