Month: November 2015

Morning Meanderings…. ESCAPE. Renew. Do It Again.

  Another day. I am looking out my window this morning.  If you don’t look at the ground (which I can not see from my spot at the kitchen table) it looks like fall.  Blue skies.  Crispy leaves still hanging on the trees.  I…

A Book Club, A Review, and Talking about FOOD!

Ahhh…. a post about one of my favorite subjects.  Well, two really….. books and my book club “The AMAZING Bookies”… ok, they are really just called the Bookies but you know… I love them.  I would take a punch for them. A couple of…

Morning Meanderings…and then there were four

A week ago I posted about a book club sort of thing that my aunt and I have connected over.   Basically it started as visiting and coffee but our conversation led to books and I have been feeding her books I think she…

The Residence by Kate Andersen Brower (BEST of 2015)

  We all see the First Families as they go about what they do on TV.  Speeches and events, there to celebrate triumphs and stand tall when the world has been shaken to it’s core… The Residence gives us a peek into what we…

Morning Meanderings… I Renounce My Review Status

Tuesday.  23 degrees in Central Minnesota and nice out.  I know to some around the globe that is cold, but to us Minnesotan’s that is t-shirt weather. WordPress is annoying me this morning with a new format.  GAH.  Liked the old one and this…

It’s Monday and I Need Some Advice From The Readers

Brief disclaimer….  It’s Monday What Are You Reading has moved from me to Kathryn at Book Date.  She is rocking this so please definitely go and check out how awesome she is and keep on sharing your reading!    For me… I am not…

Morning Meanderings… Life Is Hard.

It looks like snow weather this morning.  The skies are hazy.  The ground is still covered with morning frost as I type from the comfort of my warm home with a delicious cup of coffee within reach. Life Is Hard. I can feel the…

Morning Meanderings…. Oh, The Weather Outside is FRIGHTFUL

I woke up this morning to this: A few of days ago it was this… but now… THIS It is cold and windy too. *sigh* I knew it was coming… I just really liked my fiction Minnesota world where perhaps there would be no…

Morning Meanderings…. The Best Books of 2015. Huh. You Might Need To Tell Me.

More rain here in Central Minnesota.  While I do have a few more yard things to attend to…. I am still thankful for the rain over snow.  I am never ready for snow and even more so this year. I don’t think I have…

Morning Meanderings…. A Two Person Book Club

It’s raining here in central Minnesota.  I have the back door to the deck open so I can listen to it.  It is almost soothing and makes me think that this is good reading weather. My Mom’s sister, my Aunt and I have become…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

A reminder –It’s Monday! What Are You Reading has a new home!  Kathryn at The Book Date has graciously taken on the meme to keep the torch going strong.  YAY  Kathryn!!! So…. what am I reading?  I am actually excited to let you know…

Morning Meanderings…. Do or Do Not…There Is No Try

My son Justin absolutely adored WORDS. I so loved that about him because he really was the male version of me.  Words fascinated him as they do me.  I love sayings and quotes.  His apartment had signs everywhere…. BRILLIANT sayings that spoke volumes.  So…