It’s Monday! What Are You Reading This Week?

Whew! I don’t know about you, but I”m tired. The readathon always takes something out me, something that takes a couple days to get back ....more

Meal Plan Sunday

Whew, y’all! I’m tired! AND I have a cold ....more

October 2014 – Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon

think this will always be my favorite. I had a good day when I made that. It’s here, it’s here, it’s finally here! ...more

Top Ten Tuesday – Let’s Book it Outta Here!

Ten Places Books Have Made Me Want To Visit (whether fictional or real) Oh this is going to be awesome. The first one that comes to mind is so obvious: NARNIA by masiani Narnia! – I devoured the Narnia books over and over when I was a child ....more

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading This Week?

I bet you guys can’t believe this, but I don’t plan on getting much reading done this week. You see, I have this tiny little event to get ready for, called Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon. Have you heard of it? ...more

Meal Plan Sunday

And, so, another hectic week is behind me! Another one lies ahead! How did I do last week? ...more

Weekend Inspiration

With the fall season upon us, the fact that temperatures will actually drop below 40 degrees this weekend, and because my favorite scarf is looking a little worse for wear, I am feeling the need to either knit or crochet myself a new one. As my skills have developed, this decision (which scarf do I make this time) has become harder every year. When I could only follow one pattern, it was easy! ...more

So, a Little More on that Routine Thing…

by Mason Currey Published by Knopf Genres: Nonfiction Source: Purchased So, I’m still making my way through Daily Rituals by Mason Currey. I hate to admit it, but it’s a slog. I am about to give myself permission to give it up, even though I’m slightly over halfway through ....more

Thoughts on The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux

The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux Narrator: Ralph Cosham Length: 7 hours, 35 minutes Genres: Classic Format: Audiobook Source: Audible First published in French as a serial in 1909, "The Phantom of the Opera" is a riveting story that revolves around the young, Swedish Christine Daaé. Her father, a famous musician, dies, and she is raised in the Paris Opera House with his dying promise of a protective angel of music to guide her. After a time at the opera house, she begins hearing a voice, who eventually teaches her how to sing beautifully ....more

Monthly Wrap Up – September 2014

Better late than never, I always say. I do have to be late though. My September was a roller coaster ....more