DVD Review: The Story of God w..

Posted January 29, 2017 by Melody in TV DVD Review / 0 Comments
DVD Review: The Story of God with Morgan Freeman Season One

Release Date: January 10, 2017 Rating: TV-14+ Running Time: 271 minutes / Approx. 361 minutes including Special Features Today, for better or worse, the power of religion touches all of our lives, no matter what our faith. This is Morgan Freeman’s journey to discover how our beliefs connect us all. This is the quest of […]

TV Talk: Face Off All Stars Se..

Posted January 27, 2017 by Melody in Face Off / 0 Comments
TV Talk: Face Off All Stars Season 11 Premiere Recap & Review “Abstract Aliens”

The All Stars Season of Syfy’s Face Off that we’ve all been waiting for arrived earlier this week! Finally! In the season eleven premiere, we meet the 16 all star artists who will be competing in all new challenges this season. The artists are from seasons 6-10 and season 1 so we’re basically pretending that seasons 2-5 […]

Loot Crate Celebrates Origins

Posted January 27, 2017 by Melody in Subscription Box / 0 Comments
Loot Crate Celebrates Origins

Fitting for the beginning of the year and the beginning of a truly epic (good or bad, or both) period in time, the latest Loot Crate haul is all about ORIGINS. “To move forward, you have to know where you’ve been,” states this month’s Loot Crate Magazine. And so, this month’s Loot Crate takes a look back at some iconic […]

Moana Comes to Blu-ray & ..

Posted January 13, 2017 by Melody in Movies / 0 Comments
Moana Comes to Blu-ray & DVD March 7, 2017

Walt Disney Animation Studios has just announced that Moana, the sweeping story of a spirited teenager who sets sail on a daring adventure to save her people, starring newcomer Auli‘i Cravalho as the voice of brave and tenacious Moana and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (HBO’s “Ballers,” “Central Intelligence”) as the larger-than-life demigod Maui, releases on […]

Movie Review: All We Had Starr..

Posted January 12, 2017 by Melody in Movies / 0 Comments
Movie Review: All We Had Starring Katie Holmes

Katie Holmes (“Ray Donovan,” Batman Begins) makes her feature length directorial debut in the Tribeca Film Festival selected drama, All We Had which released in limited theaters, VOD, and On Demand last month. The film is based on the best-selling novel by Annie Weatherwax (Add it to Goodreads) and has been adapted by Josh Boone (Stuck in Love, […]

Blu-Ray Review: Bad Moms

Posted January 11, 2017 by Melody in Movie Blu-ray Review / 0 Comments
Blu-Ray Review: Bad Moms

Release Date: November 1, 2016 Rating: R Running Time: 202 Minutes In this hilarious and heartfelt comedy from the writing duo behind The Hangover, Amy (Mila Kunis) has a seemingly perfect life – a great marriage, over-achieving kids, beautiful home and a career. However, she’s over-worked, over-committed and exhausted to the point that she’s about to snap.  […]

Top Ten 2016 Releases I Meant ..

Posted January 10, 2017 by Melody in Top Ten Tuesday / 0 Comments
Top Ten 2016 Releases I Meant To Read But Didn’t Get To And TOTALLY Plan To Read This Year

It’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Top Ten 2016 Releases I Meant To Read But Didn’t Get To And TOTALLY Plan To Read This Year. If you’ve been following my reading journey recently, then you know that I actually only read a dozen 2016 releases and there […]

How to Read A Book in a Day

Posted January 9, 2017 by Melody in Books / 0 Comments
How to Read A Book in a Day

With the new year here, lots of people, from voracious readers to occasional readers, have updated their reading goals. So in an attempt to help you reach that goal, even if with one book, I want to share ten tips for how to read a book in a day. Set aside an entire day or an entire morning/afternoon/evening to […]

A Must Read for Writers: The C..

Posted January 8, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
A Must Read for Writers: The Clothing of Books by Jhumpa Lahiri

Today, I’m talking to writers. Writers of books. Writers published and soon to be published. Writers who are debuting, have debuted, are a number of books in. Most of you can relate to or soon will be able to relate to this book that I’m going to talk about in a way that no one […]

Celebrity Memoir Done Right: L..

Posted January 7, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
Celebrity Memoir Done Right: Lauren Graham’s Talking as Fast as I Can

I love when celebrity memoirs are actually written by the celebrity. So I’d like to put the spotlight on those memoirs when the opportunity arises. Today, I want to talk about Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between by Lauren Graham. We all know and love Lauren […]