Month: October 2013

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. While I am no longer offering up the giveaway…

Morning Meanderings… A Look At Girls Night Out – Halloween Style!

Happy Saturday!  I have about 30 minutes before I am leaving for the Monster Dash in Crosslake Minnesota.  My friend Amy and I did this one last year – a 5k in full costume.  Last year she was wonder woman and I was a…

Morning Meanderings… Things I Have Recently Learned In Books

Good morning all!  At least it is morning here at the time of this typing in Central Minnesota.  We have had the heat on for a couple weeks now and as much as I dislike the cold and really do not like the upcoming…

Still Foolin Them by Billy Crystal

Billy Crystal…. comedian and movie star (When Harry Met Sally, City Slickers, Analyze This, Parental Guidance…), several time host of the Academy Awards, and more.  Now at the age of 65, Billy reflects on what it is like to age not gracefully (buying a…

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. While I am no longer offering up the giveaway…

Giants In The Earth by Ole Edvart Rolvaag (a Bookies Review and Oh you will love this!)

In the later 1800’s, Norwegian settlers took to the Great Plains to find for themselves a better life.  Dreams of great farm lands and prosper propelled them forward and Per Hansa, was not an exception. Per Hansa, his wife, Beret, and their two sons…

Morning Meanderings… Things I Love About My Town

  Good morning!  Hope this Tuesday finds you all well. Yesterday morning as I was walking into work I seen the guy who walks by the front of the building I work in singing each morning.  He is quite into it, ear buds in,…

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. While I am no longer offering up the giveaway…

Harry Potter and The Half Blood Prince by J K Rowling (audio!)

Yes yes… we all (or certainly all should) have read the Harry Potter books – BUT before you run the other way – hear me out because if you have not listened to these books on audio… then you are missing something awesome. So…

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. While I am no longer offering up the giveaway…

Morning Meanderings.. A Few Books In My Mail Box!

Good morning! I am excited to say that I finished the book club book, Giants In the Earth (all 500+ pages!) last night.  I feel kind of like a rock star!  It started out super slow and I thought this is going to hurt…….

Morning Meanderings… The End Of The Season

Good morning!  How are ya all doing this Saturday?  It is cold and damp here in Minnesota. There is still a possibility of snow and I am hoping that is not true.  If any of you know the author Sandra Brannan, here is one…