Articles by: Chrissy Belisle

Read Up on your New Favorite TV Shows

Read Up on your New Favorite TV Shows

Movies are often sourced from books, but if you’ve ever sat through a Star Wars vs Star Trek debate, you know some of the limits of the medium. While films have bigger budgets, they rarely are longer than 2 hours, meaning large parts of the original book needs to be[…]

by × November 14, 2018 ×

Discover New and Old Horror Classics

Discover New and Old Horror Classics

With Halloween fast approaching, so, too, does the season of horror movie nights. In a digital world, a number of favorites are easily available to stream or rent, but there’s something special about searching through the shelf of Blockbuster until something catches your eye. At Alibris we love film just[…]

by × October 1, 2018 ×

Welcoming Fall with Fantastic Reads

Welcoming Fall with Fantastic Reads

Though the calendar says fall officially begins on the 22nd, many things happen beforehand that signal the changing of the seasons: students return to school, the sweaters are pulled from the back of the closet and pumpkin spice everything invades the public conscious. It’s a time of change, preparing for[…]

by × September 4, 2018 ×

Surviving The Freshman 15

Surviving The Freshman 15

So common that it’s become a joke, it’s not unusual for the lure of all-you-can-eat school cafeterias to lead to unhealthy eating choices. Yes, there’s a salad bar, but there’s also burgers and fries for every meal, vending machines to keep you going between classes and the ubiquitous free pizza[…]

by × August 1, 2018 ×

Thinking of Spring and Mothers of all Types

Thinking of Spring and Mothers of all Types

As the ending of winter and the warmth of the sun brings new life this spring, Mother’s Day draws into the public conscious. While it’s a holiday that has often been a push to show your love and appreciation via big-ticket items, my own opinion is to make a gesture[…]

by × May 1, 2018 ×

Introduce Your Child to Your Working World

Introduce Your Child to Your Working World

“What did you do at school today?” is usually an easy question for kids to answer. But what if they ask, “What did you do at work?” With bring your kids to work day approaching, you’ll be able to show them what captivating things you get to do (perhaps leave[…]

by × April 18, 2018 ×