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Sunday Salon

Time: // 8:27 a.m. The scene: // I’m currently sitting at my kitchen table, holding Gigi, and drinking a cup of coffee as I type this post. The sun is shining brightly into my window and I still can’t believe … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: On Recovery

Time: // 5: 23 a.m. The scene: // The house is quiet as I listen to the birds chirp outside. I’m sitting here with my thoughts and there’s so much to try and process. I named this post “On Recovery” … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon

It’s official. Christmas break is here and the kids and I have wrapped up our last week of homeschooling. That gives me plenty of time to start blogging again after my month-long break. I can’t blame my break on just … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Week 3 of My Happiness Project

Time: // 12:46 p.m. – Saturday afternoon The scene: // The sun is out and shining. If you didn’t already know it, you wouldn’t think it was fall. It feels more like summer, but for once, I don’t mind. My … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon

  #486252933 / gettyimages.com Time: // 8:08 a.m. The scene: // sitting at my desk, waiting for the donuts to finish rising. I have about 45 minutes left before I can start frying them. Most of the kids are asleep … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon

Time: // 8: 00 a.m. Damn Daylight Savings time. I’m exhausted. At least I have some coffee. The scene: // Sitting in my living room, most of the kids are asleep. The sun is shining and there are some awesome … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Bookish Panic, Read-a-thons, and Read-Ins

Good morning! It’s a rainy day here in Southern California, a perfect excuse to stay in the house and curl up with a book or two. On Friday, I realized that I only have ten days before the next semester … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: What’s on my nightstand

Good morning! Today is the last day of the kids’ holiday break and then it’s back to school tomorrow. It’s been fun having them at home all day but I know they’re looking forward to seeing their friends. Our break … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon

Good morning. Bloggiesta is in full effect all over the blogisphere. I’m doing pretty well on my goals but I need to finish up since I still have homework to do. I don’t know about you, but I’m noticing that … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Books, books, books

Good morning. Right now it’s early morning and the sun is starting to rise. It’s pretty quiet over here with only a few of the kids up. The only sounds that can be heard are the keyboard as I type, … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Thoughts

Right now it’s early morning here in Southern California and the sun is not up yet. Sitting on my desk is a hot cup of coffee and today’s read, August: Osage County by Tracy Letts. I received it through PaperbackSwap … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Short Works Sunday

This week my reading has been all over the place. Since last Sunday I’ve read essays, short stories, graphic novels, and children’s books but no novels. For the last couple of years I’ve been primarily a novel reader, forgoing short … Continue reading

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It’s the Sunday Salon! What are you reading?

I know. I know. My title is wrong. It’s really supposed to say “It’s Monday” but because I have so many things I have to blog about this week,  I thought it was best if I blogged about what I … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Reading events

It’s amazing that May is almost over with. It’s been a forgettable month. I can barely remember what I’ve accomplished. Book-wise I didn’t accomplish much, reading only three adult, four young adult, and fourteen children’s books. I couldn’t give you … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon:Book Coveting

This week has been a great week for books though horrible for reading. I was assigned Moby Dick to read this week and it nearly did me in. It’s a great book to read aloud from but with only a … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon: Mother’s Day Giveaway

Mama Always Comes Home Karma Wilson(2005) Illustrated by Brooke Dyer Mama Always Comes Home is the story of Mama Cat, Mama Mole, and other mamas who have to briefly leave their little ones to take care of home but promises … Continue reading

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