Category Archives: Books

The Shark Temporarily Jumped Ship

The end of the alphabet has me searching for my next idea. This is why I have not be regularly blogging. I think I will be back in January but for today…. Some thoughts: I had a manicure the other … Continue reading

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Happy Surprises

This is what puts the zip in my step today. I am not good with surprises in general. I faint~ all the time. Do not give me bad news by surprise out of the blue~ I go down fast. But… … Continue reading

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Keeping the streak going….11 days on Amazon

This does not include other online shopping of which there has been plenty. So far only one item is going back. I have also been in the mall weekly, of course, and it is kind of a pleasure to not be … Continue reading

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Not even half a pair of shoes

I always come back to this theme in my life~ the value of money. The latest internal battle I am having with myself is regarding a Kindle. I am a book lover and reluctant to give up my books. However with … Continue reading

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Zip in My Step

For two weeks I am going to challenge myself to find something good in the day~ something that will put some Zip in my step for the end of the year and the end of the alphabet challenge. Today what … Continue reading

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Simply Spectacular Sunday

Yawn… admittedly I did not have enough sleep last night so I am off to a rough start this week. I am going to bed early as planned. Today was a pleasant surprise. The weather was amazing. I love a … Continue reading

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Learning from school projects

My son’s social studies class is studying NYC history. A favorite topic of mine. One of the research assignments requires him to choose a place in NYC. research its significance and visit the place. Among the many options were places … Continue reading

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