Month: January 2015

Morning Meanderings…. Oh The FOOD!

As you probably know (from all the gushing over here, on Facebook, etc…) my husband and I along with friends went on a 17 day trip to Australia and New Zealand earlier this month.  We spent three days in Sydney before we boarded our…

Anything That Moves by Dana Goodyear

We live is a crazy exciting and sometimes strange world.  In today’s day and age we find adventurists of all sorts… extreme sports, people pushing themselves to lengths they never had before, and yes – extreme eaters as well. There is a movement of…

Morning Meanderings… Finishing Up January

Being home so little in January it feels weird to be talking about the end of the month already… yet here we are.  January was… 1st books of the year…. 6 7 books reviews and 5 audiobook reviews.  An additional 3 books read but…

Witches Of Echo Park by Amber Benson

Unknown to the modern world, witches still exist in the gray areas of our vision, appearing quite like mere mortals… and all the way keeping our world balanced.  Yet their existence is in danger and therefore, putting the world as we know it is…

Morning Meanderings… Bells of My Home Town… Feels Like Stars Hollow

Good morning!  Happy Thursday!  I can not wait until my sleeping patterns return to normal!  Up until 1:30 am when I forced myself to bed (wasn’t tired)… then I toss until 2:00 am, sleep a bit wake up at 5:00 decide I need another…

Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King

Retired Cop Bill Hodges was pretty proud of his career record.  Most of the crimes he was involved in solving were brought to completion. Most. One crime, still unsolved, still haunts Bill.  Months earlier, a group of people waiting in line at a job…

Morning Meanderings… What Is Happening Now?

Good morning!  I have been home now for 5 days.  The weekend was me doing pretty much nothing.  The time change had us all goofed up… staying up until 1 am and then sleeping until 8 or 9 (so not like me – I…

In A Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson

If You have heard of the book/now movie A Million Ways To Die In The West than you must also know there are a million ways to die in Australia; or at least according to humorous author Bill Bryson there is.  Crocodiles, poisonous spiders,…

Morning Meanderings… A Winner…. and a Dinner

Good morning!  The weekend is fully over!  I was so tired and didn’t do much all weekend and then it hit me… with the time change from New Zealand to Minnesota we actually went through January 22nd twice.  That means I had an 8…

Off The Beaten Page by Terri Peterson Smith

Book Groups who really like to experience their reads will love this book!  ~ Sheila Off The Beaten Page takes a look at a variety of incredible books and quite literally takes you there.  If you read Devil In The White City how would…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Hello!  Welcome to It’s Monday What Are You Reading?  The meme that we use to share what we read this past week and what our plans are for the upcoming week.  It’s a great way to see what others are reading and add to…

Best Audio Book of 2014 Blog Hop!

When Felicity at The Geeky Bloggers Book Blog mentioned she was helping to host an audio book hop, I had to get involved.  If you read my here – you know I love me some audio!  Of course, then I went ona 17 day…