How do you respond to finding you have a mouse in your house or apartment? In Lauren's case, it's with food, cleaning supplies, and mousetraps. Read the story!

The Great Rodentia War of 2017

September 2017 All was quiet in the apartment. Well, for a moment. Then the distinct scratching noises came from overhead – as if a small rodent was scuttling across the ceiling. Lauren glanced up. "Odd," she thought and hoped that she was just going crazy. For the longest time, the alleged animal didn't make a … Continue reading The Great Rodentia War of 2017


June Wrap-Up & Goodreads Reading Challenge Update

Well, June's come to an end (and we're quite a ways into July), so it's time to look at the books I've read over the past month and check in on my reading challenge! June was a really productive month for me book-wise. I only read 2 new books, but I re-read 7 books (well, … Continue reading June Wrap-Up & Goodreads Reading Challenge Update

Story Time with Eissler | Movie review of Passengers starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt

REVIEW: Passengers

On my movie-binge the other weekend, I watched through a couple of old favorites and then some "new" movies I've been wanting to watch for a while – two of the Harry Potter movies, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (check out my review!), and then Passengers.  Passengers basically tries to answer the question, "What happens if a … Continue reading REVIEW: Passengers

Life Update: Schedule Craziness and Paring Back

Hey, y'all! So, I've recently realized just how long it's been since I've last posted. I haven't completely forgotten about this blog. I've drafted a couple posts here and there...but they never got posted. Not because they didn't deserve to. Just because they needed a little "something" that they didn't have yet. But I'll be revisiting … Continue reading Life Update: Schedule Craziness and Paring Back