I’ve read Educated by Tara Westover and Blood in the Water by Caleb Roehrig in the last week or so. I finished Blood in the Water over the weekend and I have to say that it’s not the best of mysteries, even for a young adult book. Hunt a Killer is the one hiring writer … Continue reading Blood in the Water, a Hunt a Killer Mystery Book.
My reading has slowed down a bit. I was doing well at the start of February and finished five books. Now that it’s February, I’m in a my usual mood with reading. I start a book, decide I don’t want to read it and pick up another one. This has happened to me several times … Continue reading Reading Sludge.
Get a degree in business and creative writing Hike the entire Appalachian trail Work for the military (as a civilian) Move to a different state or country. Preferably in the mountains. Either the Appalachians or up in Alaska somewhere. Learn to snowboard properly so I can understand why my husband loves it. Learn another language … Continue reading Things I’d like to do with my life someday.
Success is sometimes a foggy idea. Photo by Ashley French December 2022 How do you define success? I struggle with the idea of what success means. For a long time, I’ve subscribed to the idea of success to mean have a great job with lots of money, a big house, and lots of travel. I … Continue reading Defining success.
I decided to make my reading goal for the year as 100 books. I don’t think I’ve ever made it to 100 before but I’m going to try this year. We’ll see how it goes. I’ve also started a bullet journal. I don’t think I’m doing it right and I’m not going to follow all … Continue reading Resolutions for 2023
For an all expense paid, one week vacation anywhere in the world, would you be willing to kill a beautiful butterfly by pulling off its wings? What about a cockroach? I don’t think I’d be able to kill anything, even a cockroach. Why would you kill something beautiful just so you can go anywhere in … Continue reading Question of the Week #25
A couple of bloggers that I’ve been following this past year have decided to not blog as much right now. One is having trouble thinking of what to write and the other one took a break after blogging for over a 1,000 days nonstop (blogging again but not as much as before. I hope my … Continue reading Bloggers.
Time for another book tag because I don’t know what to write! I found this one over at the blog “I won’t say I’m in love with reading.” 1. The ghost of Christmas past— A book that was a childhood favorite. I’d have to say the little house on the prairie books, I read those … Continue reading Christmas Carol Book Tag
I got the Calm app about a week ago, they were doing a Black Friday deal for a year so I took it. I thought it was mostly an app full of sleep stories to help you fall asleep at night. It had a whole lot more than that. There’s daily meditations led by different … Continue reading Calm Meditation
Books On Monday I got an email saying my book came in at my 2nd library I use. I forgot I requested because it had a long wait line plus I hadn’t been using this library in at least a month (drive time has been getting to me and I’ve been sticking close to home.) … Continue reading My Week 12/2/22