December Reads

2020 definitely turned into a year of reading for me. December was no exception, even with all the unpacking, decorating, and shopping! Of course they were essentially all Christmas stories, which is always fun. A Log Cabin Christmas: 9 novellas by various authors As usual with any complication, there were some stories I enjoyed more […]

November Reads

  Not much reading going on this month with all our moving chaos and Thanksgiving, but here’s what I’ve got: The Mirror and the Light by Hilary Mantel Finally finished this mammoth book! I love her meticulous historical detail and lovely use of language. The hardest part about this book for me with the eerie […]

Grateful. Thankful. Blessed.

  A week until Thanksgiving, but I’m looking back over this year and recognizing God’s kind hand of blessing in so many circumstances. Come read about it over on Inspired by Life … and Fiction! 

October Reads

This post will be short and sweet. Why? Two reasons. First, I’m still making my way through Hilary Mantel’s The Mirror & the Light. I’m currently around page 600, so 400 left to go! Woo-hoo! Second, our life erupted in unexpected chaos and drama this month. So much so that I couldn’t even focus to […]

Change is the Only Constant in Life

We’ve had 4 1/2 years of big changes in our lives, and now we are in the midst of change once again. I’m sharing my thoughts on this over at Inspired by Life … and Fiction today. Come visit! 

The Coffee Shop Conundrum

Good coffee or a good working space? Which would you choose?  I’m on Inspired by Life … and Fiction today talking about just that thing. Come join us! 

September Reads

My list is a bit shorter this month, although not really because I’ve been reading less. Mostly it is because I am working my way through The Mirror & the Light by Hilary Mantel, the third in the Wolf Hall trilogy. I love these historical novels but they are long and dense. I’m in the […]

Autumn Excitement

  The temperatures are slightly lower here in Texas, getting me excited for autumn! Come to Inspired by Life … and Fiction and discover the top 5 things I’m excited about as the days grow cooler and shorter.