What's New

What’s New – Fresh Start in 2021

Happy New Year, readers! I hope everyone has had a healthy and restful transition into the new year 2021. Obviously last year was, for most people, pretty terrible. And this past week, in the United States, we have faced difficult days. I won't get into politics here, but I do want to wish everyone a… Continue reading What’s New – Fresh Start in 2021

Games

What I Loved in Video Games in 2020 – Part 2

Welcome back for part 2 of what I loved in video games this year! While 2020 has been one of the toughest years many of us have ever been through, I have to admit that the video games were some of the best in years (despite many delays). Here is Part 1 of what I… Continue reading What I Loved in Video Games in 2020 – Part 2

Games

What I Loved in Video Games in 2020: Part 1

It's my favorite time of year -- and that means it's time for my favorite blog post of the year, too. As some of you know, every year I write about my favorite video games from the previous 12 months. But instead of creating a simple Top 10 list, I enjoy reflecting on my favorite… Continue reading What I Loved in Video Games in 2020: Part 1

Games, Life

The Joy of Decorating Houses in “Elder Scrolls Online”

This past month I've gotten hooked on the online RPG Elder Scrolls Online. (I know, it took me long enough!) The game has provided me with a fantasy world where I can escape today's sad and worrying news, get some R&R after moving apartments, and spend time with my husband without leaving the house. Additionally, I… Continue reading The Joy of Decorating Houses in “Elder Scrolls Online”

Games

6 Games to Play After Watching Netflix’s “The Witcher” (That Aren’t Witcher Games)

If you were obsessed with The Witcher on Netflix, the number one video game I recommend to you is The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. That's probably obvious. Both the Netflix show and CD Projekt's Witcher video game series follow the story of the hit fantasy novels by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski. They center on the monster-slaying adventures of… Continue reading 6 Games to Play After Watching Netflix’s “The Witcher” (That Aren’t Witcher Games)

Books, Life

My Identity Crisis with the Harry Potter Sorting Hat Quiz

Lately I've been diving back into Harry Potter. I'm going through some changes in my life -- I'll fill you in soon! -- and that leads to stress, which leads to this need for something familiar. Something safe. That's where Harry Potter comes in. A lot of people say they re-read the Harry Potter books or watch the… Continue reading My Identity Crisis with the Harry Potter Sorting Hat Quiz