Odds and Ends

I hope the New Year is treating everyone well. The end of 2013 saw my reading life take a deep nose dive. I wanted to do everything and anything other than read. 2014 has been a lot kinder. I started the year reading Lexicon and it was fantastic. Then I loved each of the three February […]

The First Rule of Swimming by Courtney Angela Brkic

The First Rule of Swimming by Courtney Angela Brkic Published by: Little, Brown & Company Published on: May 28, 2013 Page Count: 321 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: ARC sent to me by the publisher for consideration Available Formats: Hardcover and eBook Summary from the Publisher: A woman must leave her island home to search […]

Quick Update & Bloggers Recommend Newsletter

Just a quick note to say hello. I finished up my Lean Six Sigma Green Belt class yesterday and scored 100 on my test. Now I have to complete a project at work and I’ll officially be a Green Belt. I started reading NOS4A2 by Joe Hill yesterday. I am very much prepared for the […]

This Week in Literate Housewife News, 3/19/13 Edition

Since I last posted, I have read some great books. A Grown Up Kind Of Pretty is an audiobook has been sitting on my shelves since Valentine’s Day 2012 collecting dust. Over the past month a group of us on Twitter planned a read-a-long, which was spearheaded by Julie from Girls Just Reading (@JulieJustReads). With her […]