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Fabulous Finds Friday

Recently I found the blog Modern Mrs. Darcy and I really like her 2015 reading challenge as well as her Summer reading list. I’ve heard of the capsule wardrobe concept before and have thought a lot about implementing it recently. … Continue reading

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What I’m Working on Wednesday

No sewing pictures to show this week, but I still need to remind myself that I have been working on some things… I’ve been working on a Shutterfly book this week. I used to be really good at making a … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Anatomy of Peace

The Anatomy of Peace is a very interesting and helpful read.  I loved the concepts that it introduced to me and I will continue to study the diagrams so I can improve my relationships.  I give this book 5 stars! … Continue reading

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Unbroken

After finishing this book at the beach, I picked a book off of my Grandpa’s bookshelf to start.  When I saw that the author also wrote the book Seabiscuit and read the summary, I decided to pick it up.  And … Continue reading

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Middlemarch

For years I’ve had a list of classics on hand that I’ve been slowly reading.  One that I’d never seen was this ambitious novel (over 800 pages) by George Eliot.  I did a little research and learned that at the … Continue reading

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Penelope

This book was mentioned in passing on a blog I saw recently. It has been turned into a movie and sounded like a quick read.  It is actually a young adult novel; a story of a girl born with a … Continue reading

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Marysvale

I’ve had the opportunity this summer to read two books that have been written by people I know.  It is an interesting thing to read a book simply because you know the author personally.  Marysvale is such a book.  Written … Continue reading

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The Reluctant Entertainer

I borrowed this book from my sister and have yet to finish it or return it. For some reason this year, my reading has fallen behind as I have spent so much time on other things, including learning how to sew. … Continue reading

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