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One of my “geek goals” for this year is to be more adventurous in the exploration and use of technology (either for my blog or at my job as a librarian), so I was happy when my friend, Bobbi, posted this little nugget:  Librarian by Day as an Android App. […]

Create Your Own Android App for Free

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BOOK DESCRIPTION The heartbreaking portrait of a large, rural southern family’s attempt to grapple with their mother’s desperate decision to make her newborn son into the daughter she will never have When the seventh child of the Peace family, named Perfect, turns eight, her mother Emma Jean tells her bewildered […]

Book Review: Perfect Peace by Daniel Black

Memes 2011
I heart memes, they’re fun and provide a jumping off point on days when I’m having a brain blip.  But rather than just participating just for the sake of participating, my aim is to participate in memes that contribute to the overall goals of my blog for this year.  So […]

Memes for 2011

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Happy New Year!  I hope you all survived the new year’s festivities unscathed.  I rang in the new year at the Dallas Tap & Grill with my husband and three of our closest friends (and four strangers who decided to join our group).  We had a great time but I […]

New Year, New Uses for the Smartphone

Ya know, I say this every year but I mean it this time, this year went by very quickly.  We’ve shared so much ~ you and I ~ you’ve been with me through job searches, college visits, temporary blindness and the other highs and lows that come with living.  So […]

2010: The Best of Living Outside the Stacks

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When I was stationed at Fort Polk, Louisiana, I used to drive up to my parents’ house in Mississippi just about every weekend.  Just me and my then 6 month~old~daughter, in the car, cruising…  I loved those drives because I’d pump up the music real loud and sing to the […]

The Angel on I~10

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From my home to yours ~ Merry Christmas!  And may every blessing of the season be with you.

Merry Christmas

Tandem by Tracey Bateman
BOOK DESCRIPTION Six months ago, brutal murders shook the small Ozark town ~ murders that stopped after a house fire reportedly claimed the killer’s life.  Lauryn McBride’s family auction house has taken responsibility for the estate sale of one of the victims ~ the enigmatic Markus Chisom.  Submerging herself in […]

Book Review: Tandem: A Novel by Tracey Bateman

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Monday Mingle is hosted by Eighty MPH Mom. If you’d like to participate, simply create a short vlog in which you answer the questions and then hit up the linky. Don’t forget to grab the badge and leave some comment love for your fellow participants. Afterall, isn’t that what mingling […]

Monday Mingle on Tuesday: I’m Convincing