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Weekending – June 11, 2021

It's well and truly feeling like summer here these days - highs in the mid-80s to low-90s and wind. I am not a hot-weather girl AT ALL, so this kind of weather finds me retreating inside with a book, iced tea and crafting projects. I don't know if I'm just on half-speed because of the… Continue reading Weekending – June 11, 2021

Books/Reading

Book Review: Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock #1)

This is a new-to-me paranormal/urban fantasy series by Faith Hunter. Note there are several prequels/short novellas published that chronologically happen ahead of this full-length book, but this was the first full book of the series and the first one I've read. Synopsis from Goodreads: Jane Yellowrock is the last of her kind—a skinwalker of Cherokee… Continue reading Book Review: Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock #1)

Knitting

Year of Projects: July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

In my ongoing quest to pare down the stash (all stashed things - yarn, fiber, books - and just stuff), I've decided to participate in the upcoming Year of Projects group on Ravelry. I like the concept of this challenge because you can tailor it to what your own goals are, and stashbusting is definitely… Continue reading Year of Projects: July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Books/Reading

Book Review: All the Better Part of Me

All the Better Part of Me by Molly Ringle is a LGBTQ+ read, a friends-to-lovers romance, and a quick light read. This is the first book in my #20booksofsummer and the first of two June #tbrknockoutchallenge reads. Goodreads Synopsis: It's an inconvenient time for Sinter Blackwell to realize he's bisexual. He's a 25-year-old American actor… Continue reading Book Review: All the Better Part of Me