Tag: Kindle

Book Club

I am really trying to read more.  Tis the season.  Steve’s mantra, Reading is for Losers circulates in the air every time I sit with the Kindle in my lap, however.  How can I capitulate and get engrossed in the Steve wonderland of sports?  I must put my nose in a book- or upon my Kindle!... Read more »

Every Last One

I was an 80’s mom- all three of my sons arrived during this decade.  I reconfigured my teacher/lawyer dreams when I realized that staying home would provide a needed anchor for my sons.  I was fortunate to dive in to the daily demands of motherhood without having to juggle the two jobs.  I am too... Read more »

Book Club

Our Book Club, the Bookbags, met on Tuesday to discuss a fine novel by Kathryn Stockett, The Help.  She was rejected 45 times after she submitted her manuscript, but #46 worked like a charm.  The book gives a voice to a group of Mississippi maids, laboring for Junior League-ish women of the early 60’s. I was a little... Read more »

Ups and Downs

I have been remiss in posting; it has been a big week-a roller coaster week.  I had a birthday Monday, with Rachel had a birthday on Thursday, and we had planned a family fest at Carnivale for Thursday night.  I have always wanted to eat there, and it did not disappoint.  The food was beautiful... Read more »

I just renewed my books-a-million card, but....

I may be more of a stranger at my bookstore.   I am a Kindle Girl!  I have lusted for an electronic reader for a long time.  I love books, love to read, and I cling to every book I love as if it is an orphan child.  I want to place them in good... Read more »