Month: November 2011

Morning Meanderings… Friends Are Real Life Characters In Our Lives

Good Morning. I feel… exhausted. Not a good way to wake up… but there it is.  AND it has hung over me for a little over a month now.  Just a lot of stuff going on… some good, some bad, some sad… ARGH. Anyway…

The Killing Of Lincoln by Bill O’Reilly

In the spring of 1865, after a long day of meetings, Abraham Lincoln alongside his wife Mary, took to the theater.  While Lincoln knew that he had a lot of enemies and had even thought there was a good chance he would be assassinated,…

Morning Meanderings… Holy Distractions Batman

Good morning!  Happy Tuesday!  😀  Yesterday I was trying so hard to stay focused on the Monday meme and visiting and it just wasn’t in me.  I would read a few blogs…. then wander away to other areas of the blogosphere.  I could not…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Hello and welcome to another fun addition of It’s Monday!  What Are You Reading? This is a great way to plan out your reading week and see what others are currently reading as well… you never know where that next “must read” book will…

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Somewhere in Britain, a man known only as “Jack” kills an unsuspecting family… all but one of the family dies.  The youngest, a toddler, slips away into the night and into a nearby graveyard where he is adopted by the ghostly inhabitants.  The toddler…

Morning Meanderings… Whats the next six weeks looking like

Good morning!  Happy Sunday! This morning Al (hubby) is leaving for a job in North Dakota for 6 weeks.  It’s crazy – but it’s also good. Our business we own is pretty much shut down every winter from now until March.  This is a…

Bookish Gifts for Your Bookish Friends

It is that time of year  again when I start thinking of Christmas and the gift giving.  I love finding the perfect gift for people.  I know I appreciate a well thought out gift and find it funny when people say to me that…

Morning Meanderings… A Bit of This and A Bit of That

Good morning! How is everyone surviving the Thanksgiving weekend?  Honestly I feel soooo behind.  I have had the best of intentions to post reviews the last few days and the fact is… I need to write them first.  My week has been busy with…

Morning Meanderings… What Crazy People Do on Thanksgiving

Good morning… Or for me…. that would be good night.  😀 Yesterday was a super fab day.  Our youngest College son came home and spent the entire day with us, eating too much good food… watching movies, and playing board games. Then…. at 9:30…

Morning Meanderings… Oh… Seriously?

  Good Morning And Happy Thanksgiving.  I feel like a grub monkey.  😛 I have no idea what a grub monkey is, but if there was a picture of one in the dictionary… I am pretty sure it would look like me right now. …

Morning Meanderings… A Couple of Cool Happenings…

Happy Wednesday! Life happenings (yes again!) are going to keep this short and to the point today… BUT I have to mention two kind of fun things as we go into this Thanksgiving weekend: 1.  I am being featured over at Alyce’s At Home…

Morning Meanderings… Whats Happening In Books

Good morning. Every Monday as I am perusing The Monday What Are You Reading posts I almost consistently leave these posts with a book (or two.. or three) added to me already impossibly massive TBR (To Be Read).  AND each week I think I…