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What’s Making Me Happy (First of April 2013!)

Happy April!  Happy April Fool’s Day!       I’ve always loved the 1st of a new month and I feel great affinity with April 1st, as it’s my half birthday! (Really, who celebrates such a thing? I guess I do! )   April is kind of the yin to my yang or something.  … Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy (First of April 2013!)

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Sunday Snapshot 3/24/13

A weird work schedule (really? it’s always weird!) has me feeling very Saturday-ish today, so I have to get in the Sunday mode!  Especially since I have to work early Monday morning!  Then a few days off before I work my very first holiday – Easter weekend.  I hope to make it to the interfaith… Continue reading Sunday Snapshot 3/24/13

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What I’ve been Up to!

It’s been nearly a week since I last posted!  Wow.  I’ve looked at the “new post” page over the week and haven’t had too much to say.  I had an enjoyable four days and three nights babysitting in St. Paul and had some good quality reading time while there.  I finished a few books so… Continue reading What I’ve been Up to!

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Sense of Connection: Readalongs

As you know, I’m participating in the Anna Karenina readalong, hosted by Wallace.  It’s fun to read at the same pace as a group of people and to have discussions along the way.  Especially with the size of this book! The Walkie Talkie Book Club was founded on readalongs, really.  My friend, Beth, and I… Continue reading Sense of Connection: Readalongs

Book Club Books 2011

Anna Karenina Readalong

“You can’t get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.” —C.S. LEWIS Wallace at Unputdownables is hosting a readalong of “Anna Karenina.”  I was one of the first to tell her I was in and she had a copy of the book that she sent to me, so I… Continue reading Anna Karenina Readalong

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40 Things (35)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 35 – 35) The longest book I have ever read Once again, I am so thankful for Goodreads.  It was easy to look up the number of pages in several books that I have read.  If I had to guess without… Continue reading 40 Things (35)