Posts By: Lola

Lola’s Kitchen: Chocolate Banana Cake with Nuts Recipe

Lola’s Kitchen: Chocolate Banana Cake with Nuts 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. This cake is a combination of two recipe. A Banana bread with coconut recipe and a chocolate banana cake recipe, plus some… Read more »

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Review: Polaris Rising by Jessie Mihalik

Review: Polaris Rising by Jessie Mihalik

Polaris Rising (Consortium Rebellion #1) by Jessie Mihalik Narrated by Emily Woo Zeller My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: A space princess on the run and a notorious outlaw soldier become unlikely allies in this imaginative, sexy space opera adventure—the first in an exciting science fiction trilogy. In the far distant future, the universe is officially ruled by the Royal Consortium, but the High Councillors, the heads of the three High Houses, wield the true power. As the fifth of six children, Ada von Hasenberg has no authority; her only… Read more »

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Sunday Post #373

Sunday Post #373

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 decent week. My boyfriend started his new job this week and while it takes some getting used to the new schedule/ routine, this week went surprisingly well. So far he’s doing a lot of learning at his new job, so hard to say how… Read more »

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Review: Lost Girl vs Wounded Boy by Jordan Ford

Review: Lost Girl vs Wounded Boy by Jordan Ford

Lost Girl vs Wounded Boy (Forever Love #5) by Jordan Ford My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: They’ve crossed the line from friendship into romance, but can they figure out how to navigate this new terrain without losing what they once had? Stacey: I kissed him too quickly. Why am I always so impulsive? Hayden’s the greatest. My best friend. And now we’re… well, I don’t know what we are. He wants to be my boyfriend, but after everything I went through with Jonas I don’t know if I’m ready,… Read more »

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Review: Ghostromance by Kaye Drapper

Review: Ghostromance by Kaye Drapper

Ghostromance (Reluctant Necromancer #1) by Kaye Draper My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Paranormal Romance/ Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: Reverse Harem Blurb: Spooky reverse harem that bends the tropes… Weird. Creepy. Frumpy. Boyish. At the young age of twenty-nine, reluctant necromancer Esper Jones is an outcast, labeled “the old witch on the hill” and avoided by all sane residents of the tiny village of Hellsfork Michigan. And that’s just fine with her. Dealing with people has all the appeal of poking her own eyes out. But Esper’s quiet world is upset when a strange, beautiful man named… Read more »

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Review: Finding Tranquility by Laura Heffernan

Review: Finding Tranquility by Laura Heffernan

Today I am sharing my review for Finding Tranquility by Laura Heffernan. I really enjoyed this book and am happy I read it. Read on for my review and there is a giveaway at the bottom of the post. Finding Tranquility by Laura Heffernan My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance/ Women’s Fiction Age Category: Adult Type of romance: FF Blurb: Jess Cooper lost her husband on 9/11. Just not in the way she thought. On September 11, 2001, Brett Cooper checks into a flight to go on an interview for a job he doesn’t want, in a city where… Read more »

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Sunday Post #372

Sunday Post #372

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 decent week, but somehow it just didn’t go as smoothly at times. Some slightly frustrating things popped up and some things that needed to be dealt with that took up some time. On Monday my boyfriend and I went out for a nice lunch…. Read more »

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