Book Review: IT

This book took forever. I originally wanted to read this whole book in the month of October, but it just was not feasible for me. I finished it on December 31st on the way to a NYE party. 1958 Derry, Maine is not a good place to be. Several children have been murdered and a... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday (January 30, 2019)

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Sam at Taking On a World of Words. Visit her blog to take a look, and get involved too if you can, even if you don’t have a blog yourself – as she says, you can leave your answers in the post comments. I’d love to see your answers... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Career of Evil

Career of Evil is the third book in the Cormoran Strike series. This post may contain spoilers. The Cuckoo’s Calling The Silkworm Robin is now training to be a detective instead of staying a secretary. She is loving the work, but when she receives a severed leg in the mail her life becomes endangered. Strike... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Capital Gaines

I'm pretty sure one of the most well loved couples is Chip and Joanna Gaines with Fixer Upper on HGTV. They are hilarious, beautiful, and so entertaining to watch. They built Magnolia from the ground up and hearing their story is inspiring. Chip Gaines tells his story and it is  so goofy Chip. We get... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Silkworm

The Silkworm is the second book in the Cormoran Strike series. This post may contain spoilers. See this post for The Cuckoo’s Calling Review. After solving a super model’s murder, Cormoran Strike now has many clients on his list. When a poor woman asks Strike to look into her husband’s disappearance, he decides it’s worth... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Love and Ruin

I’ve read almost all of Paula McLain’s books. My book club selected Circling the Sun. To prepare myself for this read, I wanted to read her previous book, The Paris Wife. I read it and was intrigued by her style of writing. Sadly, I moved out of state and never finished Circling the Sun (it’s... Continue Reading →

2019 Goals – Finances

Who else thinks that 'finances' is a dirty word? I loved the idea of budgeting and managing money, I read books, watched YouTube, and went to a few seminars. But none of the things I learned ever stuck. I'm a spender. And spenders love spending. My first job out of college, I spent money as... Continue Reading →

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