TBR Challenge for May

I’ve been missing from the TBR Challenge for two months! Oops! Life got in the way and things were a bit hectic but I’m determined to get back on the wagon. At least…for May. 🙂 The Theme: Something Different                                   … [Read more…]

Καλό Μήνα

Greeks love their sayings. No seriously. They love them. They have the usual ones like goodnight, good morning, etc. But there are also a string of others they use for all kinds of reasons on a regular basis. One example is Καλό Μήνα. Literally translated it means good month. It’s a blessing used at the beginning of … [Read more…]

A Fresh Outlook

Happy New Year! via GIPHY I’m slowly moving back into work mode after a lovely holiday break. My kiddos are still off from school – hence the slow part. Whenever they have a break, I take extra time off too. We go skating, take day trips, get together with our friends and bake cookies. (Of course, … [Read more…]

TBR Post for November

The Theme: Historical Romance                                                                                                The Book: Seduced by Molly O’Keefe Why it was in my TBR pile: I believed I picked this up while it was on sale. SuperWendy reviewed this book on her blog and enjoyed it. Since, I have a soft spot for Westerns it was an easy buy! The Review: Melody Hurst’s days as a Southern belle … [Read more…]

TBR Challenge for October

The Theme: Paranormal or Romantic Suspense                                                                                                The Book: Flirting with Danger by Suzanne Enoch Why it was in my TBR pile: I have no idea. Seriously, like no idea. This book was published in 2005 and I cannot remember when I bought it. So, it is entirely possible it’s been knocking around my TBR pile for a long, long time. Or maybe I … [Read more…]

TBR Challenge for September

Good grief, I’m late again! Okay, but better to show up late to the party than not at all, isn’t that right? 🙂 The Theme: Random Pick                                                           … [Read more…]

TBR Challenge for July

So, I failed. Not only didn’t I complete my TBR Challenge this month, but my blog post is also late. I’ve been busy painting my house and working on other various projects. But it wasn’t all work and no play. I also managed to squeeze in a trip to Switzerland with my hubby. It was … [Read more…]

TBR Challenge for June

It’s TBR Challenge time again! I loved this month’s selection so the entire review will be nothing but SQUEE! The Theme: Favorite Trope The Book: It Happened One Autumn by Lisa Kleypas Why it was in my TBR pile: Lisa Kleypas is pretty much an auto-buy for me. She’s an amazing author with a fantastic grasp of both characterization and … [Read more…]