Monthly Archives: January 2007

The Jasmine Moon Murder by Laura Childs

Another delightful story in the life of the tea shop owner Theodosia Browning. I think this is book 5 of the series and I seem to have missed a few in the middle, but no matter, the thread of the … Continue reading

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Testimony of an Irish Slave Girl by Kate McCafferty

A fascinating account on this period of history. Like previous readers I am also blown away by the anguish we impose on others. I hadn’t known the issue of Irish Slaves in the US.It was very thought provoking and I … Continue reading

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The Birth Order Book: Why You Are the Way You Are by Kevin Leman

What a fascinating book. Thanks so much for sharing this. I’m going to search for my own copy. I think it is an excellent book for making us, as readers take stock of exactly who we are. I am always … Continue reading

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49% Addicted!

You Are 49% Addicted to the Internet You’re somewhat addicted to the internet – but who isn’t?You can keep it under check, and you’re by no means a hermit. Are You Addicted to the Internet?

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Jacket With a difference!

Another “treat” I recall from childhood was to have a whopping potato done in the oven wrapped in tin foil for an hour or two, then out of the tin foil for about another 20 mins to brown and crisp … Continue reading

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From Grandma’s Cook Book

All the chat on good_grub has made me think of my beloved Grandmother. I guess she was inspiration to me in the kitchen. Last night, having read through the comments other list members had made, I was thinking about the … Continue reading

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The Writer’s Block by Jason Rekulak

This was part of my NSSFC pressie. I went through the book a few weeks ago and stuck small post it notes on pages that I felt I could use as journal prompts, or could perhaps use the general idea … Continue reading

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What kind of reader?

What Kind of Reader Are You? Your Result: Dedicated Reader You are always trying to find the time to get back to your book. You are convinced that the world would be a much better place if only everyone read … Continue reading

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Homework, Week 2, 2007: Daily Smiles – Sunday

Each day this week I want you to journal about one thing that made you smile for that day. You can be as brief or as detailed as you like. Have fun! As part of my NSSFC pressie I was … Continue reading

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Christmas Narcissus – Week 3

Christmas Narcissus Week 3 Originally uploaded by AnglersRest. Planted 20th December 2006. They will probably have flowered by next week.

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