I make my bed every day. It’s not always when I get up right away, but I always try to go back and make it before the morning’s over with. There’s just something satisfying about a made bed. It’s like you can start the day on the right foot. Plus, it’s nice to get into … Continue reading Sunday Scribblings: Bed
Photo by Paweu0142 L. on Pexels.com Which sex do you think has it easier in our culture? Have you ever wished you were of the opposite sex? It seems like men have it easier for much of our history. Men could hold down jobs, own land and homes, and pretty much do as they please. … Continue reading Question of the Week #10
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Paul over at The Captain's Speech does quizzes every once and a while, so I decided to do his most recent one called Summer Side Up. I'd never done one before or even seen them pop up before so I decided to finally participate. The 10 Questions You are going … Continue reading The Captain’s Quiz 8: Summer Side Up
The question of what books would you have if you were on a stranded island (and all its variants) is always a little weird because it’s presuming you got stranded here by accident due to a wreck or something, so why would you be sitting here reading when you need to be out there surviving … Continue reading 7 Books I’d Want on a Desert Island
Photo by Ashley French 2022 I’m not a big fan of sweet potatoes but a couple weeks or so ago I found a recipe for a sweet potato casserole to make for my husband occasionally since he likes sweet potatoes. It’s more like a dessert than an actual side dish so take that for what … Continue reading Putting Sweet into Sweet Potatoes.
I forgot that today was National Book Lover’s Day. You would have thought I’d remember that since I work at a library and we had a couple things going on today. We passed out cupcakes with mini books in it that a couple of employees made. We also had a book swap where people brought … Continue reading 15 Favorite Books
I found this tag over at What Laura’s Reading if you want to check out her post (which I originally found on Pinterest. Author You’ve Read the Most Books From Not sure since I generally read a lot of different books from different authors. Right now it’s Colleen Hoover (ick) or Robyn Carr. Best Sequel … Continue reading The Bookish A to Z Book Tag
Photo by Rafael Cosquiere on Pexels.com Since I read fairly regularly, I should probably answer the age old questions that readers sometimes ask themselves and then answer: Do you prefer buying your books or borrowing them? Surprisingly, I feel complicated about this question for a lot of questions. Since I've worked in a library system … Continue reading Buying Books vs. Borrowing Books.
I always forget about top ten Tuesday, mainly because some of the prompts I don’t like. Yesterday I read a blog post participating in this week’s prompt and I really liked it so I decided to write my own response. Obviously today is Wednesday as I’m writing this so I’m a day late, but it … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in a Place I’d love to Visit
Photo by Philipp M on Pexels.com It's three miles from our house to the pizza place on the bike path. If you were to walk, it'd take about an hour or so to get there. Last night, we decided to ride our bikes there and bike; it only took 30 minutes. Along the way we … Continue reading Bicycle Trips.