Weekend Reading {Reviews}

You’ll want to pick these two books up for weekend reading! I found both to be excellent reads. Very different genres and points of view. Hyam’s life changed completely when he discovered that the life he had known had guarded who he really was. When confronted with a group of knights out to destroy a […]

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Reclaiming a Quilted Life

After I signed off last week I totally reclaimed my house! Cleaned it and felt good at the end of the day. All the Christmas stuff is packed away minus a few snowmen that get to stay out until the white stuff melts. Frosty is a good friend and I can’t send him off too […]

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It’s Tuesday again!! Yay! I like Tuesdays. For one thing, they aren’t Mondays! On Tuesdays I want to talk about this idea of RECLAIMING, RECLAMATION. I like to go to the dictionary to see what Merriam-Webster has to say about it. Here’s their definition. re·claim verb \ri-ˈklām\ : to get back (something that was lost or […]

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Reclaiming FMF : {Welcome}

I let FMF (five minute friday) go for awhile. When I started the October 31 day challenge it just didn’t fit in with what I was writing at the time and I didn’t want to interupt the flow of the book I was posting (click on the Alphabet Soup tab if you’re wondering what I’m […]

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Reclamation Project #1

See that sparkly little bit on my nose? My daughter and I went together to get our noses pierced one crisp Saturday in November. We were a little nervous and kinda excited at the prospect. I’ve always thought they looked so nice on my friends that had them. Unfortunately I encountered some issues with mine. […]

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Reclaiming the World One Red Boot at a Time

It’s the first Tuesday of the new year. That should be celebrated don’t ya think? YAY! IT’S TUESDAY!!!!!! Okay, enough of that frivolity! The new year is SERIOUS business. I’m supposed to be making resolutions, starting revolutions, resolving to do stuff, save the world, etc., etc…. I will not be doing any of that. Just […]

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2014 – a year of declaration

de·clare diˈkler/ verb 1. say something in a solemn and emphatic manner. “he declared that he never revises his prose” synonyms: proclaim, announce, state, reveal, air, voice, articulate, express, vent, set forth, publicize, broadcast; More formally announce the beginning of (a state or condition). “Spain declared war on Britain in 1796″ synonyms: assert, maintain, state, affirm, […]

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Thunder {a review}

click the image to go to Amazon and order your copy! Thunder, Book #1 of the Stone Braide Chronicles by Bonnie S. Colhoun Written in a similar vein to The Hunger Games or the Divergent series, Thunder has a teen-age heroine who needs to draw upon all her savvy to survive. There’s a handsome guy involved. […]

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My kids often cry out, “I DON’T CARE!” about all kinds of things, many of them things that they actually DO care about but decided that abandoning that thing in the heat of the moment was a safer option. Today I thought I would bring to you some things I really DON’T care about…just for […]

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The Patmos Deception {A Review}

Setting: Greece and surrounding Mediterranean area That got me right there. I would love to go to the Mediterranean someday (I may have to learn how to spell it correctly first)! I enjoyed picturing the island of Patmos, Cyprus and cruising the Aegean Sea. Plus, I have always enjoyed Mr. Bunn’s writing. The story is […]

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