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I almost didn't make it here today! It's been an insanely busy week that's going to continue into today. Life This week has been a combination of busy at work and busy at home. The kids did not have school on Monday, which is also typically my busiest day at work. So when Monday ended, I felt as if I sucked at both life and work. The rest of the week was better - at least I was able to keep work and life separate.  This weekend just happens to be one of those when I have so much to do - thanks to the many tasks and chores deferred from previous days/weekends. We were getting quotes for some home improvement projects, had to start prepping rooms for my parents' arrival next month (mainly because I still haven't moved my daughter's online school materials out of the room from the Fall school year), and do lots of seasonal shopping. If it weren't going to be constantly raining this entire weekend, I would be prepping my garden beds as well, but now that needs t

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!