Category Archives: Not related to books

Super Late Supercrawl Part 1

Supercrawl is one of my favourite events in Hamilton. I go to many of the Art Crawls throughout the year as well but always look forward to Supercrawl. Being able to walk down the middle of James Street North without … Continue reading

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How To Get Rid of a Bat in Your Apartment.

Step 1. Don’t use bare hands to remove a bat from your home. Put on heavy leather gloves. Put on giant, puffy winter mittens and curse the fact that you don’t own heavy leather gloves. Step 2. Isolate bat in … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favourite Things: Easter

Funny Easter card: For the Doctor Who fans: For the DIYers: Such a cute ring: And a bunny necklace to go with the ring: What’s Easter without some chocolate? Books need Easter treats too: And a Easter basket to put … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday #3

Some photos of Needlework, taken at tonight’s craft night.                        

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Oh, puppy!

Such a sweet, slightly sad yet hopeful post from Jen at Breed Em And Weep: A story of violent despair terrible love and Wee Wee pads. The story of how she rescued an adorable puppy from a real life Cruella … Continue reading

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Doors Open Hamilton 2012

This past weekend I had a chance to visit a few of the many great buildings that were open for Doors Open Hamilton 2012. The volunteers at the sites were welcoming and knowledgeable and did a wonderful job. They deserve … Continue reading

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A Month of Letters Challenge- Day One

This month I’ll be participating in the A Month of Letters Challenge, hosted by Mary Robinette Kowal. The challenge is pretty simple- mail one thing (letter, postcard, newspaper clipping etc) every day for the month of February and write back … Continue reading

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Brighten Up

So behind on my reviews. I’m over tired and staring at a pile of books that have been read but need to be reviewed (Divergent by Veronica Roth, Eve by Anna Carey, Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi, etc, etc). Tiredness … Continue reading

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Some Girls Like Blue, and a Black Friday Sale

I was featured in a great treasury on Etsy called Gifts for Girls. Before I clicked on the link I was expecting a treasury filled with saccharine sweetness- tonnes of pink and bows and ruffles. Imagine my surprise (and delight) … Continue reading

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Rainy Day

It’s a rainy, windy day over here today. If you’re not lucky enough to be able to stay inside with a hot drink, a blanket and a good book then I hope you remember to wear boots and bring an … Continue reading

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