Archive for June, 2016


Thursday, June 30th, 2016

A couple years ago, we had a big big garden. It was my first ever big garden and I was so excited. But the garden flooded a couple times before it was able to get established. The weeds took over. I mean TOOK OVER. It was like a wilderness. Little guy was small and I […]

Medical Judgement~Richard Mabry ~ Book Review

Monday, June 20th, 2016

  About the book: Dr. Sarah Gordon lost her husband and daughter. Now she’s about to lose her life. After losing the two people she loved the most, Sarah Gordon doesn’t think life could get worse. But, after a fire in her garage is ruled an arson, she begins to realize someone is after her—and […]

Beat The Heat

Monday, June 20th, 2016

What are you doing to beat the heat? It’s not horribly hot here but it’s definitely warm. Nathan and I are about to head out to the Dollar Store to find some pool toys for his little blow up pool. I sit outside with him and put my feet in while he plays. It may […]


Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

I haven’t been knitting very much lately. I always want to but time runs out. Or else when I have time, I’m just too tired to concentrate. I have several “want to knit” items lined up that I need to tackle pretty soon. I joined a mystery knit along. I’ve never done this before but […]

What I’m Reading

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

I seem to go in spurts where I’m reading a lot or I’m not reading much of anything. Right now, I’m in the reading a lot spurt. Here are some “non-review” books that I’ve enjoyed lately. Same Kind of Different As Me—very good! It was on my pile for a long time but I never […]

Anchor In The Storm by Sarah Sundin~Book Review

Monday, June 6th, 2016

  I think I’ve only read one or two books by this author, but I like historical fiction so I agreed to review it happily! I must say it was really good. It’s one of those books that I figured would be good but was surprised at HOW good it was. It had some elements […]

When It Rains….

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

It pours. Have you ever had one of those months? We’ve had several weeks of one thing after another going wrong or breaking down or costing more than we thought it would cost. Through it all, I’ve thought many times of when Lee was “away” and James and I lived on so very little. Many […]