Blood in the Water, a Hunt a Killer Mystery Book.

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.

Things I’d like to do with my life someday.

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.

Defining success.

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.

Resolutions for 2023

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

Question of the Week #25

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

Christmas Carol Book Tag

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

Calm Meditation

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