Monthly Archives: September 2012

Book and Film Challenge Update

Book number 100 was The Land of Decoration by Grace McCleen. It is the story of a 10-year-old daughter of  a single father who has built in her room a Land of Decoration, a miniature “world” that mirrors the real … Continue reading

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Five Question Friday–Two Days Late

1. What is one grammar issue you cannot let go without correction? I have a bunch that I hate: missplaced apostrophes; missued their, there, and they’re; those are my most hated, I guess. I also hate the it’s and its … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday

Today is Autumn, well, sort of. Today is the first day of Autumn. Hooray! And here in south Texas is actually feels like it is not summer anymore. That does not mean, however, that it feels like Autumn. For the … Continue reading

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Monday Stealing (I’m a Little Behind)

Sunday Stealing – the 88 Question Meme By sterlingsop The 88 Questions Meme stolen from ~ChibiNatsumi21   1. This survey gets a little personal; can you handle it? Ummmm yes…..but can you handle my answers?! 2. If you married the last person you texted, … Continue reading

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Thursday Hodgepodge

Welcome to the 93rd edition of the Wednesday Hodgepodge…so glad you joined the party today!  Hop over to Joyce’s blog and add your link at the end of her post and be sure to visit some of the neighbours.  Here are my … Continue reading

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Book and Film Challenge Update

I finished another Alexander McCall Smith book as book number 99, The Unbearable Lightness of Scones, a 44 Scotland Street series novel. The characters continue to evolve and change, to grow and develop. Matthew and Elspeth have married and go … Continue reading

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Book and Film Challenge Update

The twelfth film I have seen this year was yesterday because my movie buddies, my granddaughters, are back in town. We went to see ParaNorman. I liked it. It was funny in parts but was a movie with a message … Continue reading

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Monday Stealing–The Twenty-Fiver Meme (borrowed from sterlingsop and mushycloud)

I am in the mood for a bit of lightness on my blog today and so I hopped over to my favourite rip-off site to borrow one of their memes to join in with. You can find them here at Sunday Stealing: The … Continue reading

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Book and Film Challenge Update

Book number 98 was The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo. I read this book several years ago but re-read it for a book discussion group. It is one of my favorite books. It is the story of a shepherd boy in … Continue reading

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Monday About Me–On Tuesday

I’m trying a new meme today, and found this at Acting Balanced via another of my fellow bloggees, Kathy at Reflections by Kathy. The idea is that you answer the first FOUR QUESTIONS that everyone can answer and then you have the option to … Continue reading

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