Author: Lola

Review: The Runaway by Jordan Ford

Review: The Runaway by Jordan Ford

The Runaway (Barrett Boys #1) by Jordan Ford My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: He’s on the hunt for a fresh start. She’s trapped in a nightmare she can’t escape. Can love help them make a break for freedom? Michael: The money was supposed to save me…until it got me shot. You don’t steal from Marlo Sloan. But it led me to her. Annie’s kind. She’s fierce. She’s making me want to be the man my grandpa believed I could be. A Barrett – strong, dependable. A hero. Danger is […]

Posted November 20, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: Checked In by Teyla Branton

Review: Checked In by Teyla Branton

Checked In (Imprints #8) by Teyla Branton My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Suspense Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: A check-in at a bed and breakfast almost turns into a checked-out for Autumn Rain. Autumn Rain hadn’t planned to spend any part of her honeymoon at a bed and breakfast run by her new in-laws, but when her father-in-law comes under suspicion in a man’s sudden disappearance, she and her homicide detective husband are pulled into the investigation. As they search for answers, it becomes clear that someone wanted the missing man out of the picture—and violently […]

Posted November 16, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Romance, Suspense / 2 Comments

Sunday Post #413

Sunday Post #413

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share News. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. What happened this week? This was a good and busy week. I got a lot done this week both work related and other things that needed to be done, but it was a very full week. Luckily I had a great re-read to keep me entertained during my breaks and I set […]

Posted November 15, 2020 by Lola in Sunday Post / 22 Comments

Lola’s Kitchen: Glazed Ham from the oven Recipe

Lola’s Kitchen: Glazed Ham from the oven Recipe

Lola’s Kitchen is a feature on Lola’s Reviews where I talk about all things related to food, cooking and baking. These posts can be recipe posts, tens list posts about food or recipes or more discussion type posts about food. I love cooking and spend some time in the kitchen almost every day, so I wanted to give it a place on my blog as well. The banner for this feature is designed by Michelle from Limabean Designs. I made this glazed ham for my boyfriend once and it was quite the success so I thought I would share it […]

Posted November 13, 2020 by Lola in Lola's Kitchen / 2 Comments

Review: Falling Into Magic by Elizabeth Pantley

Review: Falling Into Magic by Elizabeth Pantley

Falling into Magic (Destiny Falls Mystery & Magic #1) by Elizabeth Pantley My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Portal Fantasy/ Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: When Hayden was a child, she lost her cat. Adults told her the cat ran away, but she knew the truth. The mirror had taken her. She knew because the mirror had given her a glimpse of an alternate world and had nearly pulled her in, so she was certain the cat had suffered that fate. Twenty years later Hayden discovers the secret of the mirror when she is thrust […]

Posted November 12, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Wrong Direction by Kelly Jensen

Review: Wrong Direction by Kelly Jensen

Wrong Direction by Kelly Jensen My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: New Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: It’s Alvaro’s last year of college and he’s on track to graduate at the top of his class. He’s working toward a degree in a field he loves and even managed to score one of the coveted singles in the nicest upperclassmen dorm. There’s only one problem. Daniel. The guy whose single is attached to the other side of the connecting bathroom. The mess Alvaro could maybe ignore. The wet towels, balled up socks, and bottles and bottles of […]

Posted November 10, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 6 Comments

Sunday Post #412

Sunday Post #412

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share News. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. What happened this week? This was a pretty normal week mostly. It did feel like a tense week with the American elections playing out this week. We had some sunny days this week, which was nice after the few weeks with mostly overcast weather we had. I did work and my usual […]

Posted November 8, 2020 by Lola in Sunday Post / 22 Comments