Month: June 2013

Morning Meanderings… Picture This

Good morning!  Happy Saturday and all that!  I feel like I woke up and my day exploded.  Today is a full one, I need to be into work in about an hour to check off the students who are attending a feed the starving…

The Last Original Wife by Dorothea Benton Frank

Leslie Carter and her husband Wesley have enjoyed many years of the upper class Atlanta society. But times are changing when two of Wesley’s long time buddies trade in the mothers of their children for younger models.  Leslie, in her later 50’s finds she…

Late Morning Meanderings…. Partying into the night

Good morning!  I am late on this post by about two hours.  I did not wake up until 8:30.  😯  This is crazy as I do not remember the last time  I was still in bed at 8:30.  I am usually up by 6:30…

Morning Meanderings…. Coffee and Crime

Good morning.  😀  Last nights annual meeting at work was the last of the big “events” on my work plate for a few weeks.  The next big one will be our annual picnic potluck on July 28th, but for the next couple of weeks…

The Stranger by Camilla Lackberg

A local woman is killed in a tragic car accident that looks to be a clear-cut case of drunk driving with her blood alcohol level dangerously high, yet friends and family assure Detective Patrick Hedstrom that this woman never drank. A Reality Show is…

Morning Meanderings… Things Are About To Get Crazy

Good morning.  Happy Wednesday.  This is a full day for me – work, and a big meeting tonight so I will probably have an hour off today (maybe) between working and then meeting prep.  I should be out of there around 8:30 pm and…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

I love being a part of this and I hope you do too!  As part of this weekly meme I love to encourage you all to go and visit the others participating in this meme.  I offer a weekly contest for those who visit…

Morning Meanderings… Are You Listening? We Are Learning Something Here!

Good morning!  Friday!  Glorious Friday!  I am packing my bags for a cabin weekend with my friends Belinda, Sheila, Rhonda, and Farrah.  We are going to do a little biking, a little hiking, and hanging out and catching up.  I feel so behind, we…

Quiet The Power Of Introverts by Susan Cain

Did  you know that at least one-third of all the people in the world are introverts?  They prefer listening to speaking, reading to going out to parties, staying in as opposed to hitting the grad parties, weddings.  They tend to dislike self promotion and…

Morning Meanderings… Where Do You Do The Audio You Do?

Thursday already.  Seems like this week flew by.  I feel like we have hardly grazed everything we could discuss about audio books and now the week is almost over. Did you know June is audio book month?  Really … I could talk audio the…

Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris (audio review)

David Safaris does it again with his short stories of his life in laugh out loud humorous ways.  Always witty, from trying to learn French, a cashiers creepy long fingernails, to the hard decisions he had to make about his cat…. David dares you…

Morning Meanderings…Audio Mid Week – “Whatcha Listening to?”

Good morning!  Happy Wednesday!  Hazah and flowers to you all!  Ok… no idea why I am giddy.. maybe because it is my first break in my half marathon training and I did not have to run this morning… maybe it is because I am…