Part III of Follet’s Kingsbridge Trilogy, A Column of Fire, is just as fascinating as his others. I can’t believe I’ve never mentioned before the wonderful historical fiction writing of Ken Follet. I have read the Century Trilogy, which includes Fall of Giants, Winter of the World, and Edge of Eternity. Equally as engaging is the Kingsbridge Trilogy, which includes Pillars of the Earth, World Without… Read More
Remember last year when I posted… When I tell people I have 4 sons, many get a sort of deer-in-the-headlights look on their face and just nod. Or they say things like, “Oh my, ___ fill in the blank____” I thought, how can we share the reality of living in a house full of boys? So today I have… Read More
What do movie classics and fall doormats have in common? Fall, of course! On the last Monday of each month, a group of bloggers participates in a #MovieMondayChallenge, hosted by C’mon Get Crafty! We decide on a topic, genre, or specific movie to use for inspiration and everyone gets free reign to create something wonderful! This month’s challenge was. …. Read More
Fall decor is fun. I enjoy the leaves and pumpkins, candy corn and cotton, even a scarecrow strategically placed here and there. The season sings of soft throws, warm candles and leaves crunching underfoot. Sadly, what comes next is not so fun. Ugh. Winter. As Scarlett so aptly put it, “I will think about that tomorrow. For tomorrow is another… Read More
Motherhood… Career… Can you have both? Do you want both? Let’s talk about choices today. What do you want your life path choice to look like? What are the options? What should be considered? And maybe I’ll just step up onto the soapbox for a hot minute…
My family is filled with generations of Golden Gophers! Rah Rah Rah! for Ski-U-Mah! Rah! Rah! Rah! Rah for the U of M! M i N n E s O t A ! Go Gophers!