Author: Lola

Lola’s Kitchen: Sweet Potato Peanut Butter Stew Recipe

Lola’s Kitchen: Sweet Potato Peanut Butter Stew 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. When I stumbled upon this recipe I was immediately convinced I had to try this. I like peanut butter sauces and making […]

Posted July 24, 2020 by Lola in Lola's Kitchen / 6 Comments

Review: Wolves at the Door by Lidiya Foxglove

Review: Wolves at the Door by Lidiya Foxglove

Wolves at the Door (Paranormal House Flippers #2) by Lidiya Foxglove My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: Reverse Harem Blurb: Since I walked away from my rich and royal family and became a house flipper of haunted and magical homes, life was nice and simple. Until I met Byron, the sexy ghost of an incubus… with some intriguing secrets. Now I’m in possession of one of the most dangerous magical artifacts in the world…although I’m still figuring out exactly what it does. What I do know is that I don’t want this in […]

Posted July 22, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: Vangie Vale and the Murdered Macaron by R.L. Syme

Review: Vangie Vale and the Murdered Macaron by R.L. Syme

Vangie Vale & the Murdered Macaron (The Matchbaker Mysteries #1) by R.L. Syme My Rating: 5 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Small towns and gossip go together like flaky crust and sweet pastry cream. Between the police scanners, the coffee ladies, and the senior center, no secret is safe for long. But Vangie Vale wants nothing more than to stay under the radar…especially the police radar. So when her new bakery is linked to a murder investigation, nothing will stop the gossip mill from connecting her to the dead body. Can’t have that. […]

Posted July 20, 2020 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 4 Comments

Sunday Post #396

Sunday Post #396

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 full and productive week. It started off not so good as I had a bad headache on Monday that already started last weekend. Luckily by Monday evening I felt better. After that the week got better. I got a lot done and it was a […]

Posted July 19, 2020 by Lola in Sunday Post / 16 Comments

Review: My Future Husband by Melody Sweet

Review: My Future Husband by Melody Sweet

My Future Husband (Lyrics of Love #5) by Melody Sweet My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: New Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: She’s everything he wants. He’s so not her type. But could Mr. I-Don’t-Think-So actually be Mr. Perfect? Marcus: I’ve loved Kelly since the moment I saw her, but high school was a bust. She was so far out of my league it was a joke. The blue-eyed heiress to a fashion empire falling for a scruffy, nerdy guy like me was a pipe dream. But now the tables have turned. It’s five years later […]

Posted July 17, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: Trowel and Error by H.Y. Hanna

Review: Trowel and Error by H.Y. Hanna

Trowel and Error (The English Cottage Garden Mysteries #4) by H.Y. Hanna My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Autumn has arrived, with crisp, cold mornings, dew on the grass and hedgerows full of blackberries… When budding garden sleuth Poppy is invited to a party in a beautiful orangery, the last thing she expects is to witness a lethal wasp attack! As authorities investigate the possibility of murder, Poppy is horrified when local handyman Joe Fabbri, her friend and mentor, becomes the main suspect. Determined to prove Joe’s innocence, Poppy sets out […]

Posted July 16, 2020 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 8 Comments

Review: Hidden Intent by Teyla Branton

Review: Hidden Intent by Teyla Branton

Hidden Intent (Imprints #7) by Teyla Branton My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Suspense Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: A fiery revelation has Autumn rethinking everything When Autumn Rain’s friend begs for help in clearing her doctor boyfriend of negligent homicide, Autumn dives willingly into the case—right along with her fiancé, Detective Shannon Martin. Autumn’s ability to see scenes and read emotions imprinted on physical objects soon uncovers a list of suspects. She will go to any lengths to save her friend, even if that means calling a screeching halt to her own wedding plans. Meanwhile a […]

Posted July 14, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Suspense / 0 Comments