Category: Books

Tuesday Thoughts and Images

OK, so, I’ve been a bad blogger……but, I’m writing, today! 😀 Lots going on around here, lately…..the spring weather has everyone out and about and enjoying the great outdoors! I love seeing people out getting their yards spruced up, walking, sitting on porches…..and the…

Visit to the Land Of Oz – June 2017

Each year on the first weekend in June, the Village of Chittenango, NY celebrates their connection to the stories of L. Frank Baum – author of the Wizard of Oz books. You see, Mr. Baum was born in the tiny village of Chittenango. Any…

Photos of the Day – July 6th

Here are my Photos of the Day for July 6, 2017: # 187 Photo Prompt – Reading: “My chaise, my Kindle, and my Patio…..Heavenly Morning” #reading # 187 Caught By My Lens: “Morning View” …And More: This evening, I went to another Planting with…

Photos of the Day – June 5th and 6th

Here are my Photos of the Day for June 5-6, 2017: JUNE 5 # 156 Photo Prompt – Round: “Big, Red Ball” #round # 156 Caught By My Lens: “Firemen at Kohl’s” I planned to do some shopping at the Kohl’s in Batavia, but…

Photos of the Day – March 2nd

Hi, there! I just started reading John Steinbeck’s Travels With Charley: In Search of America – his personal accounting of a time later in his life when he just took off across the country in a make-shift camper and his dog, Charley, to reacquaint…

Photos of the Day – February 19-20

Oh, Boy……I realized this morning that I didn’t post yesterday’s photos of the day! One of them did get posted to Instagram, but the other one didn’t…..and, neither got posted here! So…..I’ll just tack yesterday’s on with today’s and move on like it is…

2016 Daily Photos – March 5-7

Continuing on with the alphabet, here are the Daily Photos for March 5-7…..E, F, and G: SATURDAY, MARCH 5: “E is for Edgar Allan Poe” Thank you to Carolyn Ricker of Bindings Bookstore in Albion for allowing me to high jack her books for…

2016 Daily Photo – Feb 15-18

The next set of Daily Photos showing the photos taken on Feb 15 thru Feb 18: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15: “Have You Read It?” Featured book for the 2016 A Tale of Three Counties program: Black River by S.M. Hulse GREAT BOOK – LOVED IT!!!…

2015 In Review

Happy New Year, everyone!!! Well, another year has come and gone and 2016 is here in all her glory! As is my usual practice, I thought I’d look back over the past year and reminisce a little. I wrote 56 blog posts in 2015…

Tea and Thoughts on a Tuesday Morning

I’m sitting here at my computer on this lovely Tuesday morning with a cup of tea just reading the news and updates of the day, visiting the web sites I visit each morning, and watching out my big den window as the neighborhood wakes up…

Bill Lattin’s New Book Launch

Tonight I attended a special event. It was held at the Pullman Memorial Universalist Church on Halloween – a celebration they have made a tradition at their church. This year, the celebration included a presentation about the history of photographs by Joe Struble (more…

Movie Review – Gone Girl

 I went to see the highly anticipated movie, Gone Girl, with a friend yesterday. We both read the book – written by Gillian Flynn – and both had a similar critique of it……loved the story and was riveted to the pages throughout….right up to…