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gift the gift basket

This year I decided to try something a little different than my usual gift sacks and cards for Christmas. The gift basket! The gift basket is great because you can fill it full of goodies, decorate it, and the actual basket is a part of the gift. Below are some of the baskets I put together for my ... READ the POST

“Love keeps no record of wrongs.”

The Lake House by Kate Morton is truly a remarkable work of fiction. Morton blends historical and present fiction so effortlessly to tell an amazing story of seemingly untied characters. There is a mystery to be solved at the lake house. A mysterious disappearance of a little boy in 1933 ... READ the POST

subscription boxes for everyone

Great idea for unique Christmas gifts! Subscription boxes are all the rage right now. There are so many of them! You can subscribe to a box for just about anything. After doing some research I compiled a list of ones I thought looked like fun and are all under $40/month. Click below to read more ... READ the POST

“And it’s a twelve.” – November 9

She "loved me" in quotations; She kissed me in bold; I TRIED TO KEEP HER in all caps; She left with an ellipsis... - Benjamin James Kessler What do you get when you mix a scarred beauty, a damaged charmer, a one of a kind arrangement, poetry, heat break, insta-love, suspense, and butterflies - ... READ the POST

“They hold on, and by holding on, they survive.”

I'm always searching for the next book to read. My usual search consists of checking my recommendations on Good Reads and Amazon. "The Good Neighbor" by A.J. Banner kept coming up on both of my recommendation lists, so I finally decided to give it a try. It's a new book by a small publisher, ... READ the POST

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