Month: November 2012

2013 WHERE Are You Reading Challenge Sign Up!!!

3rd year running and OH I love this challenge!  As the host of the weekly What Are you reading meme, I find it awesome that I get to host the WHERE Are You Reading Challenge each year.  What is the point of this challenge? …

Morning Meanderings… Gone For The Weekend

Good morning and happy weekend!  *doing a little dance with Coffee Cup*!  I am doing a quick check in here as I am leaving for the cabin in about ummmm….. 20 minutes here for the weekend.  My friend Laura and I will be working…

Morning Meanderings… Audio In Da House Baby!

Good morning!  I am a little wired. (COFFEE!!!!) and a little tired… which in reality is probably stimulating the wired.  Yesterday… two audio books came int o my home and I am so THRILLED!  Mainly because my house was empty of all audio cds…

The Quilter’s Homecoming by Jennifer Chiaverini

Elizabeth Nelson had many a man turn his eyes towards her, but Elizabeth only had eyes for one man.  Henry.  It had always been Henry. When Henry finally proposes he offers Elizabeth a life in California where he has spent his life savings on…

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

If you are not familiar with the name Steve Jobs, you are familiar with the name brand Apple as in Apple Computers, or I Pod, Or I Phone, or I Tunes… all are associated with Steve Job.  While Steve was not the lone creator,…

Morning Meanderings… What Happened To My Blog

Wait!  Don’t go!  It’s me, Sheila!  There just have been a few ummmmm… changes around here this weekend.  Truly it was unintentional. Here is what happened. My old template had only certain colors you could use with it.  While I loved the layout, I…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Welcome to 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 come from! I love being a…

The Language Of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh (Bookies Review)

Victoria was one of those kids who fell through the cracks of the foster care system.  Placed time and again in homes that did not fit for her, or were flat-out… abusive.  The Foster Care program felt it was Victoria, she was labeled as…

Sunday Check List

  Good morning and Happy Sunday!  How is everyone doing with their turkey comas?  We are good and pretty clean here…. I sent the pumpkin bars (dangerous!) and a lot of turkey home with College son when he left yesterday.  I made turkey soup…

Morning Meanderings… Dogs Life

  Good morning!  I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  We did here!  Did a little eating, did a little shopping, watched movies and just spent time together.  For my Saturday Snapshot today I thought I would give you a little update on the…

Breaking Dawn Part II (yes! See it!!!)

  For the second time this afternoon, I went to see Breaking Dawn II at the theaters.  I would have reviewed it when I seen it opening night but life busyness has not made it possible until now. And believe me when I say…

Morning Meanderings…. Turkey Coma and Kick Off To New Things!

Good morning!  😀 Who’s up?  Who’s shopping?  Who’s sleeping?  Who can’t move off the couch or recliner?  😀 My son and I did the Thursday evening shopping thing but with a bunch of snow that was dumped on us yesterday it was cold and…