Monthly Archives: July 2012

Lightening the Load

My weight is going down.  My collection of “stuff” is going down.  My debt is going down. In April of 2011 I sold my house and started renting this wonderful condo/house.  Then I looked at my financial debt.  Much better … Continue reading

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Impossible to put down

Just finished the novel, THE BLUE ZONE by Andrew Gross.  “Shocking…Gripping” says the Library Journal.  “…Impossible to put down” says the LA Times.  That is true.  Kept me up reading two nights in a row! What is THE BLUE ZONE?  … Continue reading

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BLT and Never say Never?

Sixteen weeks into my weight watchers adventure and I am still losing, although not much.  This week I weighed in a loss of 0.2 pounds.  Not a lot, but at least it is going down.  Have 2 pounds to go … Continue reading

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International Bestseller

Just finished reading SANCTUS by Simon Toyne.  Conspiracy, betrayal, and terror lies in every turn of this novel.  Kept me turning the pages into the wee hours of the morning. In the oldest inhabited place on earth, atop a mountain known … Continue reading

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Another Book for Summer Reading

“Solid and entertaining” says the Washington Post of Laura Lippman’s THE SUGAR HOUSE. This is a Tess Monaghan novel that takes place in Baltimore.  Tess Monaghan thought she knew the Sugar House — the abandoned Domino Sugar factory that remains … Continue reading

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Suspense Novel Set in Douglas County, Florida

A HARD DEATH by Jonathon Hayes is “deliciously wicked and entirely un-put-downable” says bestselling author, Chelsea Cain. This crime novel is about forensic pathologist Edward Jenner, who survived the horrific ordeal of the Inquisitor serial slayings in New York, but … Continue reading

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Just a little more, please…

Weight.  Dieting.  Changing patterns.  All of those things come into play when you join Weight Watchers…and it is all good. Lost 0.4 pounds this last week, which not a lot, but better than gaining.  Now I am starting my 15th … Continue reading

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