Month: September 2011

Morning Meandering… Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream! I’m just saying…

Good morning!  Happy Friday! It’s feeling fall here this morning.  I have already been outside with the dogs and yeah… a bit chilly for sleep pants and a t shirt but the trees are looking gorgeous as the weather man said they would this…

Morning Meanderings… A Peek Into Pottermore

Good morning.  😛 We are having some nice weather here in Minnesota. I had a busy Wednesday so had no reading time whatsoever running from one commitment to another… however, once home,  I cuddled up in my blanky, put on the recording of Survivor,…

Beloved by Toni Morrison (Banned Book Week)

In the troubled years following the Civil War, the spirit of a murdered child haunts the Ohio home of a former slave. This angry, destructive ghost breaks mirrors, leaves its fingerprints in cake icing, and generally makes life difficult for Sethe and her family. …

Morning Meanderings…

Good Morning!  D Central Minnesota has been kind to me these past few days and I have been able to get my lawn mowed, yard cleaned up, and yesterday I even cleaned out the garage while listening to… Night Circus. I know, I know……

SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson (Banned Books Week)

Melinda wanders the halls of her school.  She sees the excitement of the cheerleaders (which she has much opinion on this group), the decorations for the upcoming dance, people passing her… passing her… passing her by.  The preps, the  jocks, the human waste, euro-trash,…

Morning Meanderings… POTTERMORE!!! and Thoughts on Banned Books

Good morning! How is everyone?  I am doing rather well here, had a great day yesterday, mowed the lawn for what I think is probably the final time for the year and received my Pottermore link to get in. Yup – that’s right… last…

Morning Meanderings… *Rushing To The Laptop*

Good morning! The It’s Monday, What Are You Reading post is directly below this one. *grabs coffee cup and slugs a big drink* Coming in a little later than expected today.  I had a really full and fun weekend, a 36 mile bike ride,…