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The sweater weather has us retreating indoors, burying ourselves in several tons of knitwear and blankets, and cozying up to a good book. In today’s roundup, we have our top 5 September reads to share with your vinas. 442 more words


Women and Travel Books

I used to know this girl, you see, and…

And what does that have to do with a Travel Blog, you might ask?

Well, we had convinced ourselves back then, that we shared some common interests, which I enjoyed a lot, but she didn’t. 528 more words


Disney Villains: Delightfully Evil: The Creation, The Inspiration, The Fascination


This book is one part good concept, one part beautiful artwork and one part thorough research all whipped together with fantastic execution. Disney Villains: Delightfully Evil… 215 more words

Book Reviews

Veterans Voices: Remarkable Stories of Heroism, Sacrifice, and Honor


Like everything we have come to expect from National Geographic, the quality of Veterans Voice is second to none. I’m a strong proponent of photographs in any nonfiction book that is even remotely historical and I wasn’t disappointed here. 191 more words

Book Reviews

Beauty Is In the Eye of the Grandchild


It is fun to realize your grandchildren can teach you!  My grandson, who is now 12, spends summers with me.

A friend called to ask if she could drop by my house, so I told him we needed to clean things up a bit before she arrived. 366 more words

Deciphering Life


Our coffee table, earlier this afternoon:

For the record: that’s our buddy Sean Newton’s latest CD, “Fade to Black”.

Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything is one of the most important books of the past five years–I picked up my copy at… 19 more words


Coffee Table Books

I collect coffee table books like video games (hint: a lot). 112 more words