Kitty’s Favorite Spots

Cats seem to have a knack for finding the strangest places to get comfortable in. Since moving into the apartment, Venus has found a few go-to spots for cat-napping. The closet is actually Venus's bedroom. She likes to jump up into the cubby and lay down on the second-to-bottom shelf. That way she is up [...]

Recipe: Overnight Oats

I had been wanting to try overnight oats ever since I heard about them a few years back. They look so cute in those trendy mason jars on Pinterest. FINALLY, last night I decided to give it a shot. This recipe is extremely convenient for busy mornings. You can switch up the ingredients as you [...]

Marilyn Monroe’s Breakfast

I recently came across an article revealing one of Marilyn Monroe's unusual diets. For breakfast, she would drink warm milk mixed with 2 raw eggs. Afterwards, she supplemented her meal with a multivitamin. Then, she skipped lunch and had meat for dinner with five raw carrots, followed by an indulgent hot fudge sundae for dessert. [...]

We got Internet!

Very excited to say that after surviving a month without personal Internet, we finally had our Wi-Fi set up today. This makes things a lot more convenient. We decided to go with Verizon and were able to pick the cheapest option (boo, Comcast!) The setup took about an hour and poor Venus was locked inside [...]

Book Review: “Antony and Cleopatra” by Adrian Goldsworthy

Book Review: “Antony and Cleopatra” by Adrian Goldsworthy

source The story of Mark Antony and Cleopatra VII is captivating and still fascinates us to this day. It is intense and dramatic. However, the story is filled with myths and loopholes that will make you sincerely question what the truth is. Once I became interested in the legendary romance of Antony & Cleopatra, I [...]