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Sunday, March 16, 2014

Sunday Delight: More Sunlight

Daylight saving time kicked my butt. But I love the extra sunlight.  I just need to get outside and enjoy it more.  I am really looking forward to spring cleaning this year for some reason.  I want to clean EVERYTHING and throw out as much as I can.  I might host a giveaway of books on my shelf I no longer want but I want them to go to a good house. 

Here and Now

Time: 7 am
Drinking: Water
Eating:  I think I'll make a bowl of hot oatmeal when I finish this post.
Listening To:  Zero 7 on Pandora again!  This is my go to station for the early morning hours.  Around 10am I change it up. Here is a video of the song I am listening to now. "Destiny"

Watching:  I saw +Resurrection last week and I have to say that it kinda lived up to my expectations.  I am looking forward to watching it again tonight.

My Bookish Stuff

Reading: The Aloha Quilt: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel by Jennifer Chiaverini  
(taking a break from this one to get through another book)
Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston by Valerie Boyd 
(this is my book club selection for the month and it's a chunkster)
  Listening To:  Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
(I have been wanting to read this for years.  I am doing the audiobook in the car to finish it.)

Next Read:  I am thinking of reading Very Valentine and Bravo Valentine by Adriana Trigiani next.  They are sitting here collecting dust too.  It seems like every year I read and review at least one book by Adriana Trigiani.  So these two will be for this year.


Weight: Still not in the mood to find out. 
Days Worked Out: 2 days (Since my shoulder injury I have not worked out for a week or so.  I did my first work out day on Friday and dance on Thursday.  Feeling better! :) )

Book Blogging Events and Links

This section is all about the things I have found around the internet that I thought you might be interested in too. Some are post from other bloggers, events they are hosting or just an interesting article I read.

8 Popular Books I Didn’t Like or Finish 
@TheBookwheel  I loved a few of those books listed. But one of them I don't think I even made it to halfway. What popular books didn't sit well with me?  The WHOLE Wolves of Mercy Falls series.  That was a huge disappointment.

Book Girls Don’t Cry… Nor Accept Annoying Friend Requests!
+Xpresso Reads I never thought about it.  I have just click "Accept" and moved on with my day.

+Yahoo News I would have frecky out and hired a lawyer.  I wish you would!!!!

+NPR I love this and thank you +GirlXoxox for posting the link to this.  Where have I been?  I love the diversity of this list.

#BloggingTips {Weekly Links}
+GirlXoxox Speaking of Tanya, every Sunday she post some amazing Blogging Tips on her blog.  Check it out!
Anne Rice brings back her vampire antihero with 'Prince Lestat'
+Los Angeles Times Did you hear???  OMG!!! Finally!  *whisper*She must have read a review I did last year.
~Birthdays ~
Amir’s Birthday Giveaway! Win any book you want! (INT)
Amir (One of the Bloggers) @ The Not So Literary Heiresses is celebrating her b-day with a giveaway.

Sarah at Sarah Reads to Much is celebrating 4 Years Blogging!

Celebrate a Blog B-day with Laurie!

Giveaways Going on this Week

Stuck in Books is hosting Lucky Is Reading Giveaway Hop (3/7 - 3/21)
Book Nerd is hosting March 2014 New Release Giveaway Hop (3/15 - 3/31)

What interesting post/articles and things have you run across this week?

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