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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

reading goals 2015

goal 150 books

goal 100 on kindle


1 winters tale *****

2 the look of love ****.*
3 liberty's torch *****
4 dress shop of dreams ****.*
5 husbands secret *****
6 most talkative ***.*
7 patron saint of ugly *****
8 i am having so much fun here without you ****
9 the storied life of a.j.friky ****.*
10 shadow of the wind *****
11 the magician's nephew ****
12 the lion, the witch and the wardrobe ****
13 a boy and his horse ****
14 stardust ****
15 tune in tokyo **
16 the thirteenth tale *****
17 lives in ruins **.*
18 sweet honey, bitter lemons ***·*
19 mercury falls
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30


goal 25 library


1 novel cure ****

2 a boat a whale & a walrus ****
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10

goal 25 i own


1

2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10

goal to do the following list of 52 


classic romance
book becomes a movie
book published this year
a funny book
a mystery or thriller 
a book with a one word title
a book of short stories
a book set in a different country 
a popular authors first book
a pulitzer prize winning book
a book based on a true story
a book at the bottom of your to read list
a book your mom loves
a book that scares you
a book more that 100 years old
a book set somewhere you always wanted to visit
a book with bad reviews 
a trilogy ... mercury falls ...
a book set in the future
a book set in high school  
a book with a color in the title
a book that made you cry
a graphic novel
a book that takes place in your hometown
a book set during xmas
a book written with your same initials
a play
a banned book
a book based on or turned into a tv show
a book you started but never finished

1-a book over 500 pages ... a winters tale 770 pages
2-a book originally written in another language ... shadow of the wind
3-a book you own but haven't read ... the storied life of a.j.frikey
4-a book with magic ... the dress shop of dreams
5-a book from your childhood ... the magician's nephew
6-a book with a love triangle ... the husbands secret
7-a book based entirely on its cover ... a boat, a whale & a walrus
8-a book you were supposed to read in school but didn't ... the lion, the witch and the wardrobe
9-a memoir ... most talkative
10-a book you can finish in a day ... a novel cure
11-a book from an author you love that you haven't read yet ... the look of love, sarah jio
12-a book a friend recommended ... pam, patron saint of ugly
13-a nonfiction book ... liberty's torch
14-a book by a female author ... i am having so much fun without you
15-a book that came out the year you were born ... the horse and his boy
 16-a book with nonhuman characters ... stardust
 17-a book written by someone under 30 …tune in tokyo
 18-a number in the title ... the thirteenth tale
 19-a book by an author you've never read before ... lives in ruins
 20-a book with antonyms in the title … sweet honey, bitter lemons
 21-trilogy #1 ...

dbbc~

jan ... the storied life of aj frikey
feb ... the shell collector
march
april
may
june
july
august
sept
oct
nov
dec


books purchased

1 rails across the ranchos
2 point reyes peninsula
3 the end of night
4 the miniaturist
5 the girl on the train
6 the woman in white

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Saturday, January 17, 2015

straight from the garden...






fresh picked citrus salad

citrus galore
pomegranate seeds
fresh mint

honey boiled and steeped with
bay leaf
cinnamon stick
black peppercorns
cloves

drizzle over fresh fruit
olive oil with s&p