Monthly Archives: October 2011

Thoughts from Savasana – a few days late…..

When I started this blog, I told y’all that I read a book a week. And, up until recently, that’s been the case – sometimes even reading 2 or 3. I realized, though, that I’ve lied to you (oh, and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Winter Garden (Kristin Hannah)

Last night, before I actually finished this amazing novel, my mother shared with me her thoughts about the true “story.”  She said, Rachael, this is more than a story about the relationships between mothers and daughters, lovers, friends and spouses. … Continue reading

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Book-Life Balance: Winter Garden (pre-review)

  For anyone who has a mom or a sister – or, preferably, both – this book is a MUST read! At the risk of making my  mom (or my sister) upset, I can truly say that Kristin Hannah’s Winter … Continue reading

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The Rachael Weiss Project…..Day 1

So, folks, we are off to the races! Or, at least we are on the food side, thanks to my amazing “food coach”, friend and sistah-from-anothah-mistah: Sweet Tater! To get the party started, I’ll be cataloging my food intake daily … Continue reading

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Book Review – Rules of Civility: A Novel

  “It is a bit cliché to characterize life as a rambling journey on which we can alter our course at any given time – by the slightest turn of the wheel, the wisdom goes, we influence the chain of … Continue reading

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The “Rachael Weiss Project”

I’ll admit it, I’m a sucker for some reality television programs – especially on weekends when I have little else to do or just don’t feel like doing the TONS of things I HAVE to do…. Reality TV is a … Continue reading

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Book Review PREVIEW: Rules of Civility (Amor Towles)

Wow, I’m probably the worst blogger on earth – seeing as I haven’t posted in what feels like forever. That said, and truth told, I’m having a hard time getting into my books lately. And, to boot, we’ve had a … Continue reading

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