Month: July 2014

The One and Only by Emily Giffin

  Thirty-three year old Shea Rigsby lives and breathes football in Walker Texas, and had been a super fan all of her life.  She grew up in this very town alongside her best friend Lucy Carr, whose father was the Head Coach for the…

Morning Meanderings… Catching Up With Brown Bag Author Terri Peterson Smith

Thursday!  It has been a beautiful week here in Central Minnesota.  It is my favorite time of year!  Today I am in the office and feeling energized.  Later I plan to mow the lawn and if you follow these posts… you know I love…

Morning Meanderings… New Normal – Official Day One and Brown Bag Author

Good Morning!  Happy Wednesday!  (Is it crazy that I had to pause there and think what day it was?)  Yesterday was my first real full day of feeling like I was moving into my new role.  I have home space set up, and made…

Little Lies by Heather Gudenkauf

Social Worker Ellen Moore is awaken from her warm deep sleep to take a call that brought her full attention to the true cold dark world that surrounded her. A woman’s body was found in the park next to the statue of Leto, the…

Morning Meanderings… A New Normal

Good Morning and happy Tuesday! Another beautiful day is appearing here in Central Minnesota.  I love sitting at my table and looking out the window while I write in the mornings, catch up on emails, and prep for my day. This week kicks off…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Hey there!  Welcome to 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…

Snapshots of The 50 Mile Bike Ride and a WINNER Announced

Good morning!  Happy Saturday.  I have some fun pics to post from last weekends bike ride for todays Saturday Snapshot.  My friend Amy and I try to do the Tour Of Saints every year.  It is a 50 mile bike ride that takes places…

Morning Meandering… The Afterwards and Open Doors

Good morning! Jiminy Crickets life is cra-zy.  And yes, pretty sure that is the first time I have ever used Jiminy Crickets in a sentence. Yesterday was my last day on the job I had for 10 years and 5 months. It was a…

LETHAL by Sandra Brown

  Honor Gillette is a young widower of a Police Officer.  She now lives alone with her 4-year-old daughter trying hard to provide a stable life for them both.  When a man is found laying in their yard apparently harmed Honor goes to help…

Morning Meanderings… CHANGES. Stay Awake For It

Life is strange. Stay awake for it.  😉 I am sitting here this morning pajama clad and coffee ready.  It is the start of what looks to be another beautiful day.  I feel much like I am on the brink of something new and…

The Book Exchange.. How It Works And Why It Is Awesome

The book club I am part of (The Bookies) have had a fun exchange that we have taken part in for the past three years.  I recently posted about it here.  It is a lot of fun and a great summer break idea for…

Morning Meanderings… SQQQQUUEEEE Package In The Mail!

Mmmmmmmm coffee. It was a long stormy night here.  By the time I went to bed the wind was picking up and a lot of thunder and lightning. With temps in the 90’s and the high humidity as well it had been said that…