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All 4 Alabama continues to host some fantastic auctions. As of Wednesday, they reported raising $6500 for tornado disaster relief.

I feel like I'm Miss Neglectful of Everything (blogging, reading, and writing letters) right now. I'm working on finding a different job with no luck, so please let me know if you know of anything. I'm also experiencing the joys of exploring options for refinancing our home loan. Lots of time and effort for both pursuits, and they're discouraging in different ways.

Postings coming to this blog next week (promise):

--Gushing over my friend Claudia's cool Etsy site, Moncy3

--My reviews of Learning to Die in Miami: Confessions of a Refugee Boy by Carlos Eire and the June selection for my work book club, Crow Lake by Mary Lawson

--Barnes & Noble Story & Craft Time

Hope you have the very best of weekends!


Claudia said…
Oh I wish you the best of luck on both your pursuits! Hugs**

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Happy Buddha:  Sweet Orange and Cedar Shower Foam from RITUALS

Time for iced or blended peppermint mochas.

Shopping for little gifts for Maya's Japanese pen pal.  They were matched through their schools, and we're hoping she can stay with us for a few days this summer.

The flock of wild turkeys, foxes, and other assorted wildlife entertaining us this fall.

Thanksgiving plans to visit my sister.

Hallmark Channel's Countdown to Christmas is back!

Current Little Pleasures

Christmas Keepsake Week, July 14-23, filled with Christmas movies on the Hallmark Channel.

Sending Christmas (in July) cards with a Peace greeting to some of my favorite people.  Why not??

Scott Tube Free Toilet Paper--nothing to recycle.

Haagen-Dazs Coffee Ice Cream--always!

Baby Driver movie.

Seeing photos from my sisters and niece on Facebook during their Italy trip.  I can't imagine they will want to come back home!

What are your current little pleasures?