Nonfiction November Giveaway – Tiny Beautiful Things

Hello hello!!! November is marching right along, though I’m grateful that we still have a little more than a week left until December makes it’s arrival. This is the last week of Nonfiction November hosted by...more

Current Quilty Works in Progress

The other day I decided to make a list of all of my current quilting works in progress. Ha!!!!! The amount of time that I spend in my sewing room comes and goes ....more

Five Must-Listen Nonfiction Audiobooks

Yay! Another week of Nonfiction! This week Becca asks...more

Cheddar Meatloaf

Meatloaf has never really appealed to me. It’s basically a chunk of tasteless meat that one must dip each bite into ketchup to enjoy. That is until I had my mother-in-law’s meatloaf for the first time ....more

Five Fiction to Nonfiction Pairings

Hello! Around these parts we’re still celebrating Nonfiction November! I finally finished Dracula last week so have started All Joy and No Fun on paper and The Walmart Effect...more

Le Tote Subscription Service Thoughts

Remember a few months ago when I told y’all that I’m trying to be more mindful of what I’m wearing and the clothes that are in my closet? I signed up for Stitch Fix and have had a fun run with the service (though I put it on hold for the remainder of my pregnancy). I have been trying to add pieces to my wardrobe that are versatile and in classic style–but this is all fun and games until you’re rapidly gaining weight and don’t want to buy clothes that you’ll only be wearing temporarily ....more

Nonfiction November 2015!

Wheeeeeeeeee!!!!! Normally I’m not overly excited for November–I really love October and November means the rat race toward the holidays has begun. But! ...more

‘Salem’s Lot by Stephen King

Title: ‘Salem’s Lot Author: Stephen King Narrator: Ron McLarty |...more

The Big Fat To-Do List

If I told y’all that I was easily overwhelmed, you wouldn’t be surprised, right? I’m sure I’ve made mention of this many times on the blog–and really given my tendency to take on ALL the things, I guess it makes sense. I keep thinking to myself that if I could just get organized, that life would fall into place and my days would run much more smoothly ....more

Speed of Reading

Reading is not my superpower. I like reading a lot–like a lot a lot, but I am not a fast reader by any stretch of the imagination. My highest number of books read in a year was 75 (though I’m not sure that includes audio) and I spent every waking moment that year reading ....more