Getting Personal #174: Eleventh TBR Recap

Welcome back! Here’s what I’ve read since my last TBR update: Cullen, Dave, Columbine *Re-Read* Rowling, J.K., Harry Potter and the Sorceror’s Stone *Re-Read* Humphries, MD, Suzanne, Dissolving Illusions: Disease, Vaccines, and the Forgotten History (DNF) Removing from Laura Beth’s TBR: Brubaker Bradley, Kimberly, The War That Saved My Life *Re-Read* Fisher, Carrie, Wishful Drinking Hite, Sid, My Name is […]

Getting Personal #173: July Goals

Hello, July! It’s hot and humid here in Virginia. Summer just started, and it’s already reaching the mid-90s during the day. Here are my goals for the month of July: Participate in Camp NaNoWriMo, July 2019. Catch up on maintenance / gas logs for both cars. Do another round of closet clean-out. See Spider-Man: Far […]

Getting Personal #172: June Goals Recap

June felt like a bit of a marathon. Oh well. It was a good month! Here’s the link to my June Goals post: Getting Personal #170: June Goals Ready? Here we go! See Dark Phoenix. — Accomplished! Test out the “natural” weed killer recipe. — Accomplished! Plant mosquito-repelling plants in our front flower beds. — Did […]

Getting Personal #171: “My Grandma, the PUBLISHED AUTHOR!!!” (Reblogged)

Originally posted on Didi Oviatt:
My Grandma published her western romance novel today! I couldn’t be any more thrilled! Not only to have a grandma of my very own, that’s a writer like me, but to have her step up and publish her work, is absolutely amazing! I’ve mentioned her project before, even wrote a…

Getting Personal #170: June Goals

I’ve been doing a double-take when I look at a calendar. It’s June. We’re basically halfway through 2019 now. It feels crazy! Here are my goals for the month of June: See Dark Phoenix. Test out the “natural” weed killer recipe. Plant mosquito-repelling plants in our front flower beds. Work on tidying up both garages with […]

Getting Personal #167: May Goals

Here are my goals for the month of May: Continue work on the garage. Make at least two thrift store donation runs. Meal-prep for the entire month. Participate in Didi’s WIP Writing Challenge for May. Attend P.E.O. Virginia State Convention! Celebrate May The Fourth Be With You. Create two planters for our front stoop with […]

Getting Personal #166: April Goals Recap

Here’s the link to my April Goals post: Getting Personal #163: April Goals Ready? Here we go! Donate blood. — Did not accomplish. Celebrate Dad’s birthday! — Accomplished! See Shazam! — Accomplished! See Avengers: Endgame. — Accomplished! Participate in Camp NaNoWriMo, April 2019. — Accomplished! Enjoy time with Emily and Matt. — Accomplished! Continue work on the attached garage. — Did not accomplish. […]

Getting Personal #165: Tenth TBR Recap

Welcome back! Here’s what I’ve read since my last TBR update: Miranda, Megan, All The Missing Girls Ritter, Krysten, Bonfire Ehrenreich, Barbara, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America *Re-Read* Removing from Laura Beth’s TBR: McGinnis, Mindy, The Female of the Species Ng, Celeste, Everything I Never Told You Pon, Cindy, Want Sanderson, Brandon, Mistborn: The Final Empire Weldon, Fay, Habits of […]