Our family likes to put together this homemade holiday potpourri every year around Thanksgiving and Christmas. We love this blend of fruit and spices which fills our home with sweet aromatic frangrances and ushers in the holiday cheer!
Make an inviting, cobblestone-inspired, decorative garden path with this step-by-step guide and turn a neglected area of your yard into a retreat you can enjoy for years to come. This eye-catching decorative garden path can be created by forming concrete into stones. You’ll need minimal tools for the project which can be done in a few easy steps and over time as your schedule permits.
August is a big month for new book releases! I can’t wait for these books to come out this month! The Rise of Nine by Pittacus Lore is the third book in the I am Number Four series. My whole family loves this series, boys and girls, young and old(ish) alike! Release date: August 21, […]
New Books On My To-Read List! Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare I loved the Mortal Instrument series, and this series (the Infernal Devices) is a prequel to that series. I can’t wait to read Clockwork Prince, sequel to Clockwork Angel.Released December 6 Death Comes to Pemberly by P.D. James This looks like […]
Yay–November is here, which means several books I’ve been waiting for will soon be released! November 1 Crossed by Ally Condie. This is a sequel to Matched. I’m interested to see the story continue from Ky’s point of view. Here’s an interview with Ally Condie: I’m going to start it today! November 1 The Outcasts […]
In celebration of Teen Read week, YALSA (young adult library services association)announced the top ten teen reads of 2011: 1. Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare (Simon & Schuster)2. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic)3. Crescendo by Becca Fitzpatrick (Simon & Schuster)4. I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore (HarperCollins)5. The Iron King by Julie Kagawa (Harlequin)6. […]
October is packed with new releases! Check out the ones I’m interested in… October 4 The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two: The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan. I haven’t started this series yet, but my kids love it. October 4 Silence (Hush, Hush #3) by Becca Fitzpatrick. LOVE love love this series! October 4 […]