Brilliant Books

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue is one of the most wonderful books that I have read this year. It was a beautiful book to read. The kind that is a slow burn, gentle and romantic and flowing smoothly through the story. I originally ordered the Forbidden Planet edition (on the right) but with the… Continue reading The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab

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A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab

Ahh finally. I have finished the A Darker Shade of Magic trilogy and it was everything that I was hoping for and more. So satisfying. There's nothing like a book series that ends just the way you want it too. Good prevails over evil, the good guys/gals/others get what they deserve, the bad guys/gals/others get… Continue reading A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab

Fabulous Foods

Weeknight Chicken Tortellini Soup

I found this fabulous Chicken Tortellini soup on Pinterest. It was delicious! Simple ingredients and an easy to follow recipe. I didn't have any rotisserie chicken, so I just baked a couple of chicken breasts. I seasoned them with salt, paprika, poultry seasoning and white pepper (I was out of regular pepper so I thought… Continue reading Weeknight Chicken Tortellini Soup

Fabulous Foods

The Best Chicken Soup Recipe Ever!

This soup was incredibly delicious, however, the name is not mine. I really enjoyed this soup, it was full of delicious flavours, and was very easy to make. I liked that I could just add all of the ingredients to the pot at once, turn on my stove and let it cook. The 40 minute… Continue reading The Best Chicken Soup Recipe Ever!

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The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

First, I want to apologize for missing posting a few days. I went on holidays and got some much needed r&r. But I'm back, and hopefully posting will continue with se regularity now. On to the book review! As many of you may know, recent hot books have been The Song of Achilles and Circe,… Continue reading The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

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Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

This book was fantastic! The plot was great, the characters were amazing, and the ending, never would have seen it coming. Fabulous! A warning to readers though, there are no trigger warnings at the beginning of the book, and I think there really needed to be. So if you are triggered by the following, please… Continue reading Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

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Otherworld Secrets by Kelley Armstrong

Another fabulous collection of short stories by Kelley Armstrong! I cannot express enough about how much I love Armstrong's Women of the Otherworld world series!! From Bitten to 13 to Otherworld Chills, all of the stories of Kelley's are amazing! Fabulous plots, romance, kickass women, magic, the list goes on and on about why I… Continue reading Otherworld Secrets by Kelley Armstrong

Fabulous Foods

Healthy Mexican Quinoa Salad with Chili Lime Dressing

A great salad! So tasty, so easy to make, so delicious! So many beautiful colours and fabulous flavours! Just some simple chopping of veggies, draining of beans, and cooking of quinoa to make this beauty! I love that the only cooking part is done on the stovetop so it doesn't heat up my already too… Continue reading Healthy Mexican Quinoa Salad with Chili Lime Dressing