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Screen-To-Stage Adaptations I’d Like to See

CW: fake blood It’s popular for musicals to get inspiration from other forms of entertainment. Musicals can even find inspiration from the silver screen. Sure, there are popular screen-to-stage adaptations like Hairspray, Kinky Boots, and Once. There are plenty of...

Book Review: The Sun Down Motel

Two of my favorite topics for the podcasts I listen to are true crime and the supernatural. Usually, if a place has a history of death or terrible events, it tends to attract the supernatural. It’s not often that the supernatural and true crime get mixed, and author...

Oshkosh Public Library Winter Reading Challenge

I’m always in the mood for a good reading challenge. The Oshkosh Public Library, my local library in Wisconsin, recently hosted an adult winter reading challenge that I participated in. It was super exciting to participate because I was able to visit inside the...
Books I’m Re-Reading in 2021

Books I’m Re-Reading in 2021

When I started reading again for fun, I didn't think about including books I read before would be as fulfilling. Boy was I wrong. Adding books that I've read before helped me complete numerous reading challenges in 2020. I ended up re-reading seven books in 2020, and...

Living with Migraines

Living with Migraines

CW: migraines, nausea A migraine is not a headache. That's been the hardest to explain to people once I started getting migraines. My worst migraine happened in 2019, and last for five days. I ended up going to urgent care because the pain and the nausea were so bad....

Ultimate Musical Theatre Love Songs Playlist

Ultimate Musical Theatre Love Songs Playlist

When it comes to Valentine's Day, it makes sense to listen to songs inspired by love. And, naturally, musical theatre has plenty of love songs to choose from. If you need a playlist of love songs from musicals that will make you swoon, you've come to the right place....

Book Review: When No One is Watching

Book Review: When No One is Watching

One of my favorite thrillers is "Get Out" by Jordan Peele. I wasn't expecting Peele, a comedian, to create a movie with such an interesting concept about racism and turn it into a horror-comedy. Alyssa Cole's latest book, "When No One Is Watching," is considered a...

Musicals Based on Books

Musicals Based on Books

As you may have noticed on my blog, I'm a big fan of both books and the theatre. While live theatrical productions are currently on hold, I'm waiting for the day when I can see a live performance again. In the meantime, I've been spending my free time reading and...

My Year in Books [2020]

My Year in Books [2020]

I wasn't planning it, but I more than doubled the number of books I read in 2019. In 2020, I read 104 books. Check out some highlights of the books I read for 2020 below! Different reading challenges I participated in Around the Year in 52 Books Reading Challenge...

Jenn & Tonic

Lifestyle blogger and digital marketer based in Wisconsin. Michigander at heart. I'm here to provide my take on life through my blog. Fueled by chardonnay, cast recordings and chocolate.