Month: January 2014

The Demigod Diaries (Heroes of Olympus)

The Demigod Diaries (Heroes of Olympus) by Rick Riordan Goodreads Synopsis: What dangers do runaway demigods Luke and Thalia face on their way to Camp Half-Blood? Are Percy and Annabeth up to the task of rescuing stolen goods from a fire-breathing giant who doesn’t… Continue Reading “The Demigod Diaries (Heroes of Olympus)”

Murphy’s Law

Trying to get Riley to the doctors for his 6mth needle appointment – First the rubber on the front door broke and I had to kick it shut from behind and go out the garage, then I finally got all Riley’s stuff in the… Continue Reading “Murphy’s Law”

Call Me Ishmael

  Today’s post ”Call Me Ishmael” asked us to take the first sentence from your favourite book and make it the first sentence of your post. I can’t really narrow down ONE book as my favourite so here is a mash up of my favourites:  … Continue Reading “Call Me Ishmael”

Kick It

  Today’s post asked us ‘’what’s the eleventh item on your bucket list?’’ #11 – Find a field of heather, on a misty Scottish hillside to dance around in while imagining I am Fiona from Brigadoon.     Ok Sorry I don’t actually have… Continue Reading “Kick It”

The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #5)

The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #5) by Rick Riordan Goodreads Synopsis: All year the half-bloods have been preparing for battle against the Titans, knowing the odds of a victory are grim. Kronos’s army is stronger than ever, and with every god… Continue Reading “The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #5)”


I have NEVER made a New Year’s Resolution that I have kept, ever!!! Each year I always say I’m going to get fit and get some savings in the bank, blah blah blah, but this year I have to do it for my six… Continue Reading “Resolved”

Stroke of midnight

Well hello there 2014, nice to meet you. I was in bed when 2013 turned into 2014 hoping that the crackers that had awoken me didn’t wake up my six month old son as I was exhausted and didn’t want a baby’s cry to… Continue Reading “Stroke of midnight”