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44 Things: Q2

Goodness… we’re tripping right along into the end of March, aren’t we?  How did that happen?  I was feeling unsuccessful in my 44 Things: Q2, until I looked at it.  I guess I’m not doing too badly – which is what happens when you simply document “things to look forward to” with a few added… Continue reading 44 Things: Q2

General Book Talk · Happiness · Stuff About Me

What’s Making Me Happy 2/28/13

Wow.  Last day of February.  Did that fly by, or was it just me? I have a bunch of things that are making me happy, so here’s my list for you to read as February winds down… Tomorrow is the start of “meteorological” spring!  It hasn’t been a horrible winter, but winter always makes spring… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy 2/28/13

Happiness · Stuff About Me · Writing for Fun

Snapshot of a Sunday

What I’m Reading: I finished The Great Gatsby for book club next week.  I look forward to discussing it and eventually seeing the new movie this spring!  I have done some book ordering lately, so a bunch of new books arrived.  The first that I picked up and devoured was 84, Charing Cross Road.  Wow! I… Continue reading Snapshot of a Sunday

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What’s Making Me Happy 2/9/13

Feeling uninspired in the blogging area, so thought I’d pull out this old standby.  Can always find something to be happy about!   Almost done reading “The Great Gatsby” for book club! I listened to the audio years ago and it’s amazing how little I remember, once again affirming that I remember feelings more than… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy 2/9/13

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What’s Making Me Happy This Week 1/30/13

It’s been a few weeks… let’s see… Last week, two movies in the theatre – both great and worth seeing!  “The Impossible” with Marissa with Wehrenberg free popcorn Wednesdays and “Silver Linings Playbook” with Deadra with matinee junkies in the suburbs!  I can’t wait to see “Silver Linings Playbook” AGAIN.  I can’t wait to buy… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy This Week 1/30/13

General Book Talk · Movies!

“It is a truth universally acknowledged…

that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” 200 years ago on January 28, Pride & Prejudice was published in England.  200 years ago! I just finished reading Jane Austen’s final novel, “Persuasion.”  Austen doesn’t disappoint, but I”m afraid it can’t compare to “Pride & Prejudice.”… Continue reading “It is a truth universally acknowledged…