Category: Being Bookie

Morning Meanderings…. Now THAT is Classic. ;) A Bookies Event

Three days in a row…. could it be?  😉 It feels as though I have just finished a marathon of back to back events… all good stuff.  The Friends Books Sale was a big chunk of time the last few weeks with the volunteer…

The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens – Bookie Book Club Review

I recently reviewed the book The Life We Bury.  This post is my book clubs review. I was excited for this review and curious what the Bookies would think about this read by a Minnesota author, centered around a college student, an autistic brother,…

Between The World And Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates w/ Bookies Book Club Review

Between The World and Me is a series of letters written by author Ta-Nehisi Coates to his 15-year-old son.  The letters consist of racial history and walks us through Coates life from a impoverish child in a hard part of Baltimore to attending Harvard….

Let’s Talk About The Queen

I love this picture.  This is my book club this past Tuesday after we had a great potluck dinner, talked books, and had our Queen event.  We look happy.  We look fun. Even me. Every July for the past hmmmmm… I don’t know how…

Morning Meanderings… I Didn’t Mean To Go ______________________

Good morning. I didn’t mean to go…. what? Away? Awol? Under cover? I don’t know.  I guess I just didn’t mean to go. The past two weeks have been so out of my control that I am just doing what I have to do…

Morning Meanderings… Party Hangover

  Good morning! I am up and recovering from a fun filled amazing Tuesday.  If you read yesterdays post you know I had a meeting regarding moving our Wine and Words event to a larger venue for 2015.  It was a wonderful meeting and…

Morning Meanderings… The Books and Book Club

Good morning and happy happy Sunday!  I am happy to be snug in a blanket this morning with COFFEE CUP close by.  It is cool outside this morning but we have had little snow in Central Minnesota and in most areas of our yard…