Favourite Five lists

Favourite five: Make-me-feel-good movies

That's a mouth-full of a description in the title, isn't it? It really is the best way to describe these five movies, though. I can't really call them feel-good movies, because they don't all fall into that category. They are, however, the five movies I'm most likely to turn to if I need cheering up,… Continue reading Favourite five: Make-me-feel-good movies


In the spirit of giving

I'm not a religious person, so Christmas, for me, is about the time I spend with my family and friends. And during that time, many of us exchange presents. Setting aside the reactions the presents get–be they joy or humour, hopefully not disgust–I also happen to really enjoy wrapping the gifts. I'm not entirely sure… Continue reading In the spirit of giving

Book Excerpt

Book excerpt: The Dating Alternative, by Jennifer Woodhull

Usually, it's the plot that draws me into a book or book's summary. I'm not sure why that is; I've just always been a plot-driven reader. That's not the case with The Dating Alternative, by Jennifer Woodhull, however. With this book's summary, it's entirely Max's character that drew me in--and that continued when I read… Continue reading Book excerpt: The Dating Alternative, by Jennifer Woodhull