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I haven’t done this in a long time. But I’m going to start trying to get better at it (see my 2018 list in the sidebar). I’m thinking I may start scheduling out my days more and put blog posts and other projects in as appointments. Every year there is so much I want to accomplish but never do. I’m just wasting my days!

My Christmas was really great. I got a cute Michael Kors purse and a few other things I was really hoping for. I spent a lot of time at home. Got sick with bronchitis, then got sick again. I think it’s been the cold weather. It’s been below freezing a lot and I’m just not used to that here! I’m hoping for an early spring. I am most definitely a warm weather girl.


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I hit my reading goal on Goodreads. Even surpassed it by about 20 books. I’ve read a lot of awesome ones so far this year too. That’s another thing I want to spend more time on this year. Books! I have so many unread books on my bookcase and on my kindle. I’ve cut out some tv viewing by removing things from the DVR to give myself more reading time.

I started weight watchers toward the end of December and I have lost 8.3 pounds. It’s been a lot easier and a lot more effective than I expected it to be! I really wish I’d joined sooner. The only physical activity I’m doing is getting my 12,000 steps on my fitbit but once it’s warmed up a bit outside I’m planning to start using some exercise equipment in our garage. 

I can’t believe it’s already February 1st! How has your 2018 been so far? What are your plans for the year?

Currently listening to: (book) When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon and (music) Let the Record Play by Moon Taxi


November and December 2017 Reads

Romancing Mister Bridgerton by Julia Quinn My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’d been anticipating getting to this book and it did not disappoint! I had a soft spot for Penelope in the earlier books of the series so I really wanted her to have a great HEA. I enjoyed how the story built up […]

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September and October 2017 Reads

The Duke and I (With 2nd Epilogue) by Julia Quinn My rating: 5 of 5 stars Loved it It’s been quite a while since I’ve read a historical romance but this series has been on my to be read list for some time. I’m so glad I finally decided to dive in! The Duke and […]

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August 2017 Reads

I don’t make any guarantees that reviews I post will be spoiler free!   Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater My rating: 3 of 5 stars Undecided how I feel about this one. It was good but I didn’t love it like I expected. View all my reviews The Death Cure by James Dashner My rating: 3 […]

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Food and fur

Hi!!! It’s Friday!!! Most week I’m not really trying to speed my way through the week but this one I was. Work is kicking my ass because of a conference I’m preparing for so I haven’t had much time to do anything but stare at my computer screen at work and print a million copies […]

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July 2017 Reads

There may be some spoilers here….   The Sexy One by Lauren Blakely My rating: 3 of 5 stars I like this one a little more than The Hot One but there was one scene that bugged me a little bit. Toward the end when Abby answered Simon’s door naked it really bothered me. Yes, […]

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