Awards, Becky's Book Pile, Becky's Favorite Books, Uncategorized

3 Days 3 Quotes 3 Nominations (Day 2)

I was nominated for the Power of 3 Challenge by the wonderful SK Sandhu.  Her blog is full of beautiful quotes, and I thank her for the nomination. For day two, I was looking for the line in Huckleberry Finn that describes Huck getting all educated and sophisticated and trudging through another tough, orderly, cumbersome day… Continue reading 3 Days 3 Quotes 3 Nominations (Day 2)

Awards, Becky's Book Pile, Becky's Favorite Books, Uncategorized

3 Quotes 3 Posts 3 Days (Day 1)

Early this spring when my life was still mid-chaos, a beautiful momentary peace came about when I was nominated for this 3/3/3 Challenge by the wonderful SK Sandhu. I was excited about it and mulled this idea around in my head randomly during my drives to work. However, I had difficulty putting my thoughts into… Continue reading 3 Quotes 3 Posts 3 Days (Day 1)

Life, Pursuit of Happiness, Uncategorized

Sweet Dreams

So tomorrow are finals and I've got myself in a tizzy - nervous stomach, lips are sore apparently from chewing them, muscles tired from overexertion and mind reeling from final efforts at memorization.   Your basic it's-finals-tomorrow-and-I-feel-unprepared nervousness.   As a last ditch effort at relaxation before I headed to bed, I swung by a favorite old blog… Continue reading Sweet Dreams

Elementary Books, Open Books, Uncategorized

My Animal Book, Signed English

My Animal Book by Karen Luczak Saulnier, Lillian B. Hamilton, Howard L. Roy, and Harry Bronstein, Illustrated by Jack L. Fennell, is a super neat book with simple sentences perfect for beginning readers, but even better than that is each page is SIGNED - as in for the deaf. What I disliked: Nothing, this is a… Continue reading My Animal Book, Signed English