Friday Reads: 44 Scotland Street, a Scottish Delight!

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I discovered the 44 Scotland Street series while listening to Confessions of A Serial Novelist by Alexander McCall Smith, an obscure audio offering in the OneClickdigital App. I downloaded it because I had read The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency some years earlier … Read More

TV Tuesday: A Review of Motive

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Happy Election Day! Have you voted yet? Arizona is an early voting state, so we sent in our ballots about two weeks ago. If you already voted, you’re awesome! If not, please remember to VOTE! Another benefit of living in Arizona … Read More

TV Tuesday: The Catch

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We hardly ever watch shows we haven’t seen commercials for, however there are exceptions. The Catch would be an exception. We were quite late in watching this show since it aired in the spring, however, it was only 9 episodes so … Read More

Friday Reads: Inferno

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Today’s Friday Reads post is about Inferno by Dan Brown. We are big fans of Dan Brown, we have read all his books including his first two, which are lesser known, Digital Fortress and Deception Point. Inferno is the fourth … Read More

World Series Week, Plus Our Favorite Baseball Flicks!

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Tonight is Game 1 of the World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians. Technically, we don’t have skin in the game since neither of our two teams are in the series. Our teams are the Arizona Diamondbacks, but … Read More

Friday Tunes: British Boppers

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We made it through another week and we need some songs to get pumped for the weekend. Mac has recently rediscovered the greatness of Adele’s 19, so her Friday Tune is Tired.   Sticking with the British theme, Al has picked … Read More

Going Bodmin for Doc Martin

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Doc Martin is among my favorite television shows of all time. Part medical drama, part comedy, part quirky British gem, Doc Martin is set in the fictional town of Portwenn, Cornwall. The character of Doc Martin was originally born in the 2000 … Read More

Friday Reads: The Good Good Pig

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It’s FRIDAY! Woohoo! We made it through the week and that means it’s time for Friday Reads. Today’s Friday Reads choice is The Good Good Pig by Sy Montgomery. As you can tell from my previous Friday Read posts, I … Read More

On Being Faithful Fans and Series Finales Part II: Person of Interest

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About a month ago, we wrote Part I on our thoughts about being loyal fans to a show and our feelings about the series finale, specifically about The Good Wife. Today, in Part II, we wanted to talk about Person of Interest. … Read More

Friday Reads: “The Silkworm” is a Sophomore Success for Robert Galbraith

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After reading The Cuckoo’s Calling, I moved onto Robert Galbraith’s sophomore mystery, The Silkworm. It is set in the land of UK book publishing, with agents, editors, authors, and publishers as suspects. The book is a bit gruesome at times. It does … Read More

Banned Books Week

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This week is Banned Books Week and its celebration has always been very fascinating to us. We spent a lot of our time growing up in the library and we also had parents that loved books. Not being allowed to read … Read More

Graceland Stars: Where Are They Now?

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After our post about new fall shows we were excited about, we made the realization that a lot of the stars from Graceland are in new shows this fall. Before we get to where are they now, let’s first recap, … Read More

Woof Trekking Dispatch #10: Longmire in Las Vegas, New Mexico, January 2016

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The newest season of Longmire premieres this Friday, September 23rd, on Netflix. We were devoted fans to this show while it was airing on A&E, but we might be one of the few people on Earth that doesn’t subscribe to … Read More

Dragondrums: The Conclusion of the Harper Hall Trilogy

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In Dragondrums, the main character is no longer Menolly, but rather Piemur, Menolly’s first friend at the Harper Hall who we met in Dragonsinger. Here are my reviews for Book 1: Dragonsong, and Book 2: Dragonsinger. A Brief Summary The book … Read More

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