Tag Archives: books

Holy Cow…

October 23, 2012

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I haven’t been this busy since…. well, I don’t think I have EVER been this busy. I have never been so crazy active that I haven’t had time to blog. Yikes! So I’m missing out on Lin’s mustaches and Karen’s Spunky video and Chuck’s tracks… šŸ™ I’ve read every single one of your posts, but […]

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Meet Me on Monday #61

December 11, 2011

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I shouldn’t write blog posts late at night, because I’m exhausted after a long day and my creative juices have congealed into mush…. but I’m doing this meme tonight for a good reason (see #1). Questions: 1. Tomorrow I’m going to _________? Work. WORK WORK WORK. I write articles, and last month I BARELY made […]

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F5 Meme Week 30

September 30, 2011

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Two cups of coffee and I’m still yawning like I could swallow a skyscraper…. šŸ˜ Some days, it just ain’t kicking in…. We’ve been home a week now from the vacation, and I’m still adjusting to “normal” life. I must be getting older– it now takes one week to GO on vacation and an additional […]

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Meet Me on Monday #47

June 6, 2011

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I love Mondays. I like the fresh start to the day, the schedule ahead of me. Today it is actually sunny in Upstate New York! The air smells so good, and the peonies are blooming. Ahhhh! šŸ˜€ Plus, it’s Meet Me on Monday day! Here are this week’s questions and answers. Questions: 1. What is […]

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Home Ec 101: A Great Book for Newlyweds, Home Schoolers

April 30, 2011

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Springtime! It’s here! Oh, ignore all that mud and rain and frigid nighttime temperatures– there’s green out there! While shopping yesterday, the daughter and I spotted a plethora of limousines in town. It seems that every year, as soon as the snow is gone, everybody races out of their winter-weary homes to get married or […]

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Case For Christ on Sale!

March 17, 2010

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This is really neat! I just posted a review of the book The Case For Christ by Lee Strobel, and I found it at Buy.com! Actually, what I found was The Case For Christ audio book, something I’ve been wanting for quite a while now. Buy.com has it on sale for about $21! Yay! The […]

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How Do You Prove Something Happened Long Ago?

March 16, 2010

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How do you prove it? For example– how do we REALLY know that George Washington was our first president? What proof is there that this was an historic event? We no longer have eyewitnesses. George is long gone. How would you prove it? Or how would you prove that Julius Caesar was a real person? […]

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A Little Coaching is Helpful

January 20, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Allison Maslan, author of “Blast Off!”. All opinions are 100% mine. I was never a person who read motivational books or anything. I am a kind of “ad hoc/improvise” kind of gal. I have always been surprised at the popularity of self-help, motivational products. […]

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Bookswim: The Netflix of Books

December 22, 2009

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This is a really cool idea, and I’ve mentioned it before here; it’s called Bookswim. It’s touted as a “Netflix” for book lovers– it’s a rental library lending program. You pay a flat fee once a month, create a queue of books you want to read, and the books are sent directly to your home. […]

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A Very Cool Gadget

October 12, 2009

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This baby is going on my wishlist for sure. Wow! I’ve recently seen the Amazon Kindle go on sale, but reviews have been mixed. So I did a little comparison shopping and came across this amazing device: the Sony PRS300BC Digital Reader. It’s pricey, but it’s still less expensive than the Amazon Kindle (by $60!!). […]

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