Sunday, December 26, 2010

Off For The Holidays

Ahhhhh... the happy hubbub is over. We had a delightful Christmas with loved ones and hope you did too. We're offline for a few days. With new books waiting to be read, I'm looking forward to some quiet time. Here's a list of books I found under the Christmas tree....

Jan Karon's newest Father Tim Novel

We tried to start it last night before bed -- eyes were too heavy to read with any comprehension -- but today, we'll be cozying near the fireplace a while.

by Rosamund Pilcher 

Now I've got my own copy -- I've been borrowing my sister's till now. My favorite short story from this book is entitled "Home for the Day".  Although it's not a Christmas story, it's cozy and warm.

The Best Christmas Ever
with Mary Engelbreit

This is a delightful book with crafts, recipes, and gift ideas for the season -- lots of great pictures to enjoy too.

Happy Holidays!
With hugs from my heart to yours,


  1. Sounds like a perfect way to spend some time off...enjoy!

  2. Brenda: So glad you had a lovely holiday with family.

    I received the same Jan Karon book, from my son!!! I started reading it yesterday, and love it already.

    Blessings on your new year,

  3. you are energetic, I was lucky to read my christmas cards I received and the daily papers let along a new!

  4. Love Pilcher...being unplugged is a great way to recharge this week!!

  5. Sounds like you've earned some rest. Take it easy and enjoy...

  6. Missed you missed you!

    Stay warm and enjoy reading! I am reading "Flourish" right now. Intersting book!



  7. This is the first year in a long time that I did not get any books. Several CD's but no books. I am looking forward to another great year of blogging fun and learning. Happy New Year to you and loved ones.


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