Books · Music

~ End of Summer ~ Mixed Media

Mixed Media is a recurring feature on this blog of the books, music, movies and other media that I’m loving right now. All of the excitement for pumpkin-flavored stuff has started making waves, but I’m grasping the last straws of summer over here. Yes, the light is becoming golden and the nights are cooler. But… Continue reading ~ End of Summer ~ Mixed Media

Books · Military Life

Blue Stars: A Book Review

Earlier this month my book club met to discuss the book Blue Stars by Emily Gray Tedrowe. Let me first explain that this isn’t your run-of-the-mill book club. All of us are married (or almost) to military officers (simply because the group was organized through the school in which our spouses are currently enrolled). Many… Continue reading Blue Stars: A Book Review

Books · Music · Wonderings

~Picking Up ~ Mixed Media

I have been really into feeling empowered lately. Feeling capable is a kind of high I enjoy, particularly because its goodness doesn’t expire like that buzz from the last of that bottle of wine. Confidently taking action feels better than wondering why things don’t just simply change. Mostly because the answer, “They just won’t,” is… Continue reading ~Picking Up ~ Mixed Media

Books · Music

Mixed Media ~ Jan/Feb ~

Today I decided that every month or so, I should share the variety of books, music, movies, magazines, whatever that I’m into for the moment. And so I bring you my first ever Mixed Media post, featuring the media that’s making me swoon in these bitter winter months. Music I can’t take Andrew Bird’s latest… Continue reading Mixed Media ~ Jan/Feb ~