on putting books down

on putting books down

{some of my to be read stack} I put a book down yesterday and have no intention of picking it back up. This bothers me probably more than it should. I used to NEVER not finish books.  I would plow through them devotedly and methodically, like I personally owed it to the author to finish … more

worth reading {january 2016}

worth reading {january 2016}

I few links that I think are worth reading: The Norwegian Secret to Enjoying a Long Winter (I’ve been trying to keep this in mind over the past month) ” ‘One of the things we do a lot of in the States is we bond by complaining about the winter,’ says Leibowitz. ‘It’s hard to … more

fried rice with chicken

fried rice with chicken

I’m not going to lie to you.  It’s been a bit of a tough January.  I’m with everyone else as far as the beginning of January goes…I love the fresh start of a new year and I love the slow down after the busy season of Christmas.  But now that it’s the third week of … more

things i’m loving lately {january 2016}

things i'm loving lately {january 2016}

Whole Foods Chocolate Truffles We have a new Whole Foods in town, which means I now have access to chocolate truffles.  Dangerous.  It sounds silly, but when we lived in Houston I have a distinct memory of standing in Whole Foods on a bad day and taking a sample of a chocolate truffle and it … more