September | Monthly Wrap Up

September was another crazy month.  Even though both of my kids are now back in school, I still didn’t seem to have enough time to do everything I had wanted. My medical conditions also caused a few hiccups. I had 2 flare ups, each lasting close to a week.  They left me in a tizzy.  […]

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Book Review: Happier Thinking by Lana Grace Riva

  Author: Lana Grace Riva File Size: 135 KB Print Length: 42 pages Publication Date: December 31, 2017 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC ASIN: B078R5VMYL Buy it here: Amazon Source: I received this book from the author with the intention of receiving a fair and honest review of the book.   Blurb Changing how you think is possible. I wasn’t always […]

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#20BooksOfSummer | 2018 Challenge

  Cathy over at 746Books has a yearly challenge to read 20 books over the summer months. This year’s challenge is started on June 1st, 2018 and ran until September 3, 2018. This year I was excited about joining her on this journey. The 20 books that I chose initially changed a bit over time, but there was […]

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August | Monthly Wrap Up

August was a rollercoaster ride. It started out with a family vacation that was 10 days of fabulousness! Upon getting home my focus went to making sure my oldest son was packed up and that he had everything he needed to be moving into his first apartment away at college the following weekend. Once the […]

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Book Review: When Katie Met Cassidy by Camille Perri

Author: Camille Perri Hardcover: 272 pages Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons (June 19, 2018) Language: English ISBN-10: 0735212813 ISBN-13: 978-0735212817 Buy it here: Amazon Source: Local Library   Blurb “A film-ready rom-com about finding love when you least expect it.”–Elle “My favorite romantic book of recent memory.” –Emma Straub “Perri’s book is a real gift–tender, sexy as hell and laugh out […]

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Book Review: The Killing Forest by Sara Blaedel

Author: Sara Blaedel Series: Louise Rick series Mass Market Paperback:352 pages Publisher: Grand Central Publishing (August 29, 2017) ISBN-10:1455598453 ISBN-13:978-1455598458 Buy it here: Amazon Source: Local Library Blurb Sara Blaedel, author of the #1 international bestseller The Forgotten Girls–which was roundly praised as “gripping” with “uncompromising realism” (Washington Post) and “tautly suspenseful” (BookPage)–returns with the thrilling next book in […]

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Book Review: Call Me Princess by Sara Blaedel

  Author: Sara Blaedel Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Gallery Books; Reprint edition (June 12, 2012) ISBN-10: 1451683960 ISBN-13: 978-1451683967 Buy it here: Amazon Source: Local Library Blurb An online flirtation can have horrific consequences, as Detective Inspector Louise Rick discovers when she is called to an idyllic Copenhagen neighborhood where a young woman has been left bound and gagged after a […]

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July | Monthly Wrap Up

July came and went so fast. Where did it go?!? I just don’t understand how it can possibly be August already! I have a son that is heading back off to college this month and I need more time with him!! Anyway, I thought I would start doing a post, monthly, to recap what the […]

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Book Review: You Can Buy Happiness (and It’s Cheap) by Tammy Strobel

Author: Tammy Strobel Paperback:224 pages Publisher: New World Library; and It’s Cheap edition (September 11, 2012) ISBN-10:1608680835 ISBN-13:978-1608680832 Buy it here: Amazon Source: Local Library Blurb Once, Tammy Strobel and her husband were living a normal middle-class lifestyle: driving two cars, commuting long distances, and living well beyond their means. Now they are living the voluntary […]

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Book Review: Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

  Author: Sarah Pinborough Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Flatiron Books; Reprint edition (January 30, 2018) ISBN-10: 1250111196 ISBN-13: 978-1250111197 Buy it here: Amazon Source: Local Library Blurb Why is everyone talking about the ending of Sarah Pinborough’s Behind Her Eyes? Louise is a single mom, a secretary, stuck in a modern-day rut. On a rare night out, she meets a man in […]

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