Revisiting Harry Potter: Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

Last summer, when this was more of a book blog, I took on the task of re-reading the Harry Potter series.  In that time I only got through books 1-4 and then other books distracted me again.  This summer I am revisiting the Harry Potter books, but not necessarily blogging about them all.  I startedRead more

Camp NaNoWriMo plans

Camp NaNoWriMo 2017 Plans

I haven’t been writing any novels for the past month.  As I have explained before, I write during NaNoWriMo months: April, July, and November.  They are intense months, but I spend a lot of the rest of the year editing what I have written during past events. One thing I did this year was commitRead more

NaBloPoMo - Dec 2016

Charm With Me Club

I don’t wear jewelry.  In fact, any jewelry I buy ends up becoming decoration.  My mother often offers to buy me a Pandora bracelet, but I refuse.  That is until I discovered the Charm With Me Club. Suddenly, I needed to have a charm bracelet.  Why?  Geek stuff, specifically Harry Potter beads. It’s your typicalRead more

What I Did On My Summer Vacation: HARRY POTTER!

What is it like being an adult fan of Harry Potter, traveling with other adult fans of Harry Potter, at a theme park for families who may or may not be as much as a Harry Potter fan as you are?  It’s pretty freaking awesome!  Bonus: I have no fear regarding roller coasters (it’s myRead more

Weekly Meeting: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is the 4th book in the series and my personal favorite.  At the same time, it is not my favorite movie at all… except for Cedric.  This was the movie that deviated from the book so much, it would have benefited from a second movie.  So much is leftRead more

Recollection Wednesday: Orlando Memories

I depart for Orlando in a few days!  Getting ready for the trip has me thinking back to last year’s conference, which was one of the events that prompted me to both start this blog and adopt Cedric Doggery.  It has me thinking of the last time I went to Orlando at the age ofRead more

Weekly Meeting: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

This is, in a weird way, a book club.  On Mondays I host the weekly meeting of said book club of 1 (me).  I discuss one/the only book I read in the past week.  This is not a book review, but how the book relates to my life.  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban dealsRead more

5 Things I Noticed While Re-Reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

I didn’t anticipate discussing Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone again.  Re-reading it now, with the entire series completed, the movies finished, and completely new content coming out has made me aware of things in a new way. Here are 5 things I took away from re-reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: The movie skipsRead more

5 Harry Potter Things This Week

It’s Friday and usually I talk about something book related here.  Since it is June and I am re-reading Harry Potter, I thought I would share some fun Harry Potter related things I got obsessed with this week. As we get closer to the premier of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, more information willRead more