Teaser Tuesday: The Sweet Potato Queens’ 1st Big-Ass Novel

Teaser Tuesday asks you to: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!) Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book … Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: The Sweet Potato Queens’ 1st Big-Ass Novel

Friday Finds: June 26th

Friday Finds asks: “What great books did you hear about / discover this past week? Share with us your Friday Finds!” This week I’ve added four books to my GoodReads.com list. I’m actually a bit relieved because last week I added so many new books that the idea of posting about all of them was just to overwhelming. Never mind the task of actually acquiring … Continue reading Friday Finds: June 26th

Aloha Friday: Childproofing Challenge

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for you to answer. Nothing that requires a lengthy response. If you’d … Continue reading Aloha Friday: Childproofing Challenge

love thursday: new beginnings

In college I killed a cactus. I have long assumed that I am probably lacking in the green thumb department, so I was just as surprised as anyone else when I suddenly had the urge to buy a house plant recently. Initially I was going to buy one of those clever hanging plants to display on my balcony, but my husband (love him) suggested I … Continue reading love thursday: new beginnings

Bump Report: 36 Weeks

I’m now 36 weeks pregnant – I noticed that the little picture timeline on my babygaga.com countdown ticker has now moved over to the final picture on the timeline. Not surprising – because, dudes, it’s almost time. I had an appointment with my OB this past Tuesday and I will now have one appointment a week (already scheduled!) until my scheduled cesarean on July 21st … Continue reading Bump Report: 36 Weeks

Imagine Your Perfect Date Night

Date Night by mommablogsalot featuring Crocs shoes With the whole lack of family nearby and the time suck that is life, I don’t anticipate any date nights in the near future but when I was perusing the net this morning, an article at workitmom.com caught me eye – the cute little dresses in Susan’s post reminded me of my long lost love, Polyvore, and had … Continue reading Imagine Your Perfect Date Night