November in Pop Culture History

Observances: Academic Writing Month Annual Family Reunion Planning Month Movember Fun With Fondue Month Transgender Awareness Month Native American Heritage Month Epilepsy Awareness Month Blog Posting Month NaNoWriMo National Pomegranate Month Impaired Driving Prevention Month Men Make Dinner Day (First Thursday) Daylight Savings Time Ends (First Sunday) World Quality Day (Second Thursday) Barack Obama Day…

The Trouble With Sock Golems

Warning: The contents within this post are graphic in nature and should not be read by socks or any other fabrics made of a cotton-polyester blend. Thank you.

Top 10 Fictional Diseases

Oh crud, I have been hurtin’ for the last couple of days. Like, to the point that I could barely move. Hot and cold flashes and nights spent sweating profusely, thank goodness for my angel of a boy who has stepped up to take care of his pops. I couldn’t help but think about how…

everyone’s a aliebn when ur a aliebn too by Jomny Sun

This book has been everywhere in Canada. It is impossible to enter a bookstore and ignore the adorable little alien on the cover. Making waves in book circles and comic circles, it was only a matter of time before I grabbed a copy for myself to see what all the hype was about. Everyone’s a…

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…