Monthly Archives: July 2010

Hanging with the Famous!

Books are my thing. I love to read more than I love to write. Oliver seems to like books too! So this summer has brought a few of my favorite authors to my hometown. Of course, I had to go … Continue reading

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Creative Thursday–Redo the old!

A friend of mine was getting a smaller hutch and let me have her old one. It almost matched my smaller one. I didn’t want two hutches in the same color. So I donated the top with the mirrors and … Continue reading

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Review: Courting Morrow Little by Laura Franz

As I started reading Courting Morrow Little here was a moment of confusion as some of the characters seemed familiar! And of course they were as this is book 2. It follows The Frontiersman’s Daughter. If you’ve never read it, … Continue reading

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Cooking with a Tween

It’s been a long time since I baked with anyone. My friend came to stay for a few days and we decided to try out Martha Stewarts Boston Cream Cupcakes in a chocolate gluten free version! All you need is … Continue reading

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I opened the front door last week and this little bit was sitting on my porch. He looked to be about 6, maybe 7 weeks old. He was weak, and his eyes were a muddy brown. I already have a … Continue reading

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Tasty Tiny Tomatoes!

I know! How good do these look? To many garden post for my readers I’m sure, but look at them! Aren’t they beautiful? The basil is from my garden too. Not the cheese though, no cow or goat in they … Continue reading

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Touching the Clouds by Bonnie Leon

When this arrived in the mail I wasn’t sure if the author could pull off a book with such an independent heroine during the depression. Well, Leon did it  Kate Evans calls off her marriage and heads to Alaska in … Continue reading

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