Monthly Archives: May 2013

Book Challenge Update–74

I have read the 74th book for the book challenge. It was I Am Half-Sick Of Shadows: A Flavia De Luce Novel by Alan Bradley. It is Christmastime at Buckshaw, just outside the small village of Bishop’s Lacey. Colonel Haviland … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Green-Eyed Monster

Tell us about the last time you were really, truly jealous of someone. Did you act on it? Did it hurt your relationship?  Photographers, show us something GREEN. I’m normally not a very jealous person, so I really can’t remember … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Goals

When you started your blog, did you set any goals? Have you achieved them? Have they changed at all? When I started my blog, I was going to write about my everyday life. Why I thought this would be fascinating … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–73

I have finished the 73rd book for the book challenge. It was No Mark Upon Her (Duncan Kincaid/Gemma James) by Deborah Crombie. This is part of the series of Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James novels. Rebecca Meredith is a rower. She … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Bittersweet Memories

You receive a gift that is bittersweet and makes you nostalgic. What is it? Photographers, show us GIFT. I receive a Niagara University pin from 1971. It brings back many bittersweet memories for me. This is the pin that my … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Dulled

You encounter a mysterious man offering you a magic potion that, once sipped, will make one of your senses (sight, hearing, taste, smell, touch) super sharp — but dull the others. Will you sip it, and if so, what sense … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–72

I have read the 72nd book for the book challenge. It was Paris In Love A Memoir by Eloisa James. Romance author Eloisa James has written a memoir about the year her family lived in Paris. Her husband taught for … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Helping Hand

Tell us about the most surprising helping hand you’ve ever received. Photographers, show us HANDS. I haven’t received any “surprising” helping hand. But I have received very many helping hands from my daughter whenever I have needed them and however … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–71

I have finished the 71st book for the book challenge. It was Beautiful Ruins: A Novel by Jess Walter. This story is about a love story that endures for fifty years. The story begins in Los Angeles in the present … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Feed Your Senses

Write down the first sight, sound, smell, and sensation you experienced on waking up today. Pick the one you’re most drawn to, and write. (For a bigger challenge, pick the one you’re least drawn to.) Photographers, show us one of the five … Continue reading

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