The Burbs

The Curse of the ‘Burbs

I tend to think of myself as a country girl despite the fact that I’ve lived in the ‘burbs much longer than I lived in the country. I still think of myself as a country girl even though I often think about what it would be like to live in the city. It would be …

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Book Discussion Series Hausfrau

Book Discussion Series: Hausfrau

One of my favorite things about being a part of a book club is that I am forced to step outside my literary comfort zone. Because of my book club, I have picked up books that I would normally never think of reading. Book club also moves low priority books (books on my list but …

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Through the Lens

Flash Fiction Friday: Through the Lens

He sat outside her house watching. It was his job to find out information on the woman. Every bit of information gathered provided him with more money. The person who wanted this information was, shall we say, motivated. She was willing to pay top dollar for good information, but could also be counted on for …

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Yep, I'm Spray Paint Ignorant

Yep, I’m Spray Paint Ignorant: Bookcase Before and After

I have the opportunity to save items that might otherwise end up in a landfill or sitting useless in a basement and give them a new life. To help them on their path to finding new homes, I opened a booth at a local antique mall / flea market. (It might also be why my …

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Book Discussion Series At Hawthorn Time

Book Discussion Series: At Hawthorn Time

Note: This post contains affiliate links. Sometimes you meet someone and you just don’t hit it off right away. You both are nice people, you both have great qualities, but you just stand there awkwardly until you are able to remove yourself from the situation. So it goes with books, as well. When you first …

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