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I've been having quite a few busy weekends and haven't been able to post often on Sundays.  Renovating I have dropped a teaser here a few times but here's the scoop finally - We are renovating a big chunk of our main level. We've been planning this for the past 6-7 months. It started as a kitchen renovation project but now includes flooring through the main floor and master bathroom. We will have the renovation crew start tomorrow and depending on when all the materials get in, it could be 1.5-3 months before they are done. I just hope the flooring is done quickly because then we can reclaim some of the main floor back. Not having a kitchen for 2-3 months is going to be very challenging but we've been promised a small work area on the main floor where we can cook early morning and later in the evening. But I'm thinking more about the little things - making coffee while I work, taking care of the day to day activities - the upstairs and the basement can be used b

Mailbox Monday -- Mar 15, 2010

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This meme is hosted by Marcia @ The Printed Page. It is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came into their house last week (checked out library books don’t count, eBooks & audio books do).

Just one this week. I really need to stop inviting books to my door for a month at least. LOL! How can you refuse though! Such a failed attempt it would be. :)


  1. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery (Won @ Michelle's Literarily Speaking)
See what others have bought over the last week!

Comments

Enjoy...this one is suppose to be good!

Here is my mailbox: http://bibliophilebythesea.blogspot.com/2010/03/mailbox-monday_15.html
Serena said…
Happy reading!
Alayne said…
Ooh I've been wondering about this one. Happy reading! My mailbox is at The Crowded Leaf.
Kaye said…
One really good one is better than a few so-so reads. I hope you enjoy your new book. Have a great week and happy reading.
bermudaonion said…
Congratulations! Since it's a win, there's no pressure - enjoy it when you can!
I keep saying no more new books too but I just can't help it when a book sounds fantastic. Congratulations on your win! Enjoy it!
Tales of Whimsy said…
Interesting. The cover for some reason makes me think of the Lion, Witch, and the Wardrobe :)
Holly said…
Got this one a few weeks ago. I love the covers on her books. Happy reading!
Dana said…
Oh, I've been curious about this one for a while. Hope you enjoy it!
This one's on my TBR. Can't wait to see what you think of it!