Lifestyle, TV & Film, Writing

A Bagful Of Nutshells

*STUMBLES THROUGH THE DOOR AND STRIKES A TIRED BUT STYLISH POSE*   WHAT HO, CHAPS.  IT’S ALLI!  DID YOU MISS ME???   *pulls up a chair and leans into your personal space*   It’s – *gasp* – another episode of Nutshells with Alli!  I’ll bet you were starting to believe that you would NEVER get this post but, HA, you…

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Lifestyle, TV & Film

My Top Ten OTP’s Of All Time

As many of you know, I’m an infamous critic of romance.     I have even been challenged by one person with the phrase: “Have you any romance in your soul at all, Alli?” (this question was raised after some choice words I shared about that appalling couple, Anne Shirley and Gilbert Blythe).   I can’t remember how I responded…

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Lifestyle, TV & Film

The Fairy Tale Blog Tag

BEHOLD, IT IS I, ALLISON.  Flying into your inbox at random, but pulling it off like a boss.     “PRINCESS ALLI!  FABULOUS SHE!  Ali Ababwa!  Genuflect, show some respect – down on one knee!”   Yes I actually DO sing the song that way.   Living with me is just such a joy.   Ahem, ANYWAY.  You might have heard…

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Lifestyle, TV & Film, Writing

A Fistful of Nutshells

HEY-HEY-HEY!  ALLISON IS IN THE HOUSE!     HI GUYS!  I’VE MISSED YOU!  *gathers up all my blog and internet buddies in a huge hug*     This is my second time combining two months worth of news into one post and, I will admit, it was kind of a relief, because I really needed this semi-break.  😁 Despite getting sick…

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Lifestyle

Best Reads Of 2019 – 3rd Quarter

*trumpets sound, confetti is strewn, and a herald appears*   It’s . . . *gasp* . . . ALLISON! Obviously, I’m rather late with post.  I keep trying to get these out on time but something always prevents me from keeping to a timely schedule.   But, hey, AT LEAST I HAVE A GOOD EXCUSE!     *BOWS*   Ahem. …

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Lifestyle, Writing

Goodbye and A Question

No, you are not imagining things.  HERE I AM!  Staggering into your inbox!     No, I’m not dead, BUT YOU ALMOST WOULDN’T KNOW THE DIFFERENCE, WOULD YOU?     You might have noticed that I haven’t been blogging much lately and it’s time for an explanation . . . and a goodbye. No, it’s not a GOODBYE goodbye.  That…

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Lifestyle

Revell Reads Reviews

Okay, folks I have a confession. And it involves a ramble, so grab something to drink. And maybe a snack. First, the backstory. I try really hard to make Allison’s Well a pleasant meadow for all those that come to visit.  It’s important to me that I stick to the theme of my blog and that this little corner of…

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Lifestyle

Books of My Childhood

What ho, chappies!  How’s the jolly old world treating you?   One of my followers, Marilyn, said on a recent survey that they would like to see a post about:  “Books read throughout your youth.” “Huh!” I thought.     I also thought that was a fun idea for a post, and thus . . . we have the post! …

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