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Blog Tour & Review – Breakfast in Texas

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BREAKFAST IN TEXAS

by

Terry Thompson-Anderson

  Genre: Cookbook / Southwest Cuisine

Publisher: The University of Texas Press

Date of Publication: April 18, 2017

Number of Pages: 312

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Review – Unbreakable by Kami Garcia

My reading this book was somewhat accidental. I love browsing Overdrive on my phone, and I guess I pressed “borrow” on the audiobook for Unmarked as I closed the app. Because when I opened it again-I’d borrowed it! Oops. But, of course I couldn’t read the SECOND book without reading the first, first. So I got on the short waitlist for Unbreakable and within a few days, it was mine as well. Continue reading “Review – Unbreakable by Kami Garcia”

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Blog Tour – The Adventures of Miss Vulpe

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THE ADVENTURES OF

MISS VULPE

A Coming of Age Story for Adults

by

MARIA ELENA SANDOVICI

Genre: Contemporary / Women’s Fiction / Coming of Age

Date of Publication: April 7, 2017

Number of Pages: 160

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Garden

#GardenWithJulia – Winter Sowing Update 2

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Ok, I’m gonna be honest here–I stopped checking on and even thinking about the winter sowing project once I had plants in containers. I’ve managed to transplant the oregano, sage, and thyme, but the thyme has withered. Look what I found when I decided to snoop around.

A marigold in bloom

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Rosemary!? (I’ve yet to successfully get this to grow from seed, so I’m not 100% on this)

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A pepper plant?

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Tomatoes!

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And here’s all the containers.

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Are you trying a garden this year? How’s it going?

 

❤ Julia

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Blog Tour & Review – Before the Rain Falls

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BEFORE THE RAIN FALLS

by

CAMILLE DI MAIO

Genre: Women’s Fiction / Historical / Family

Publisher: Lake Union Publishing

Date of Publication: May 16, 2017

Number of Pages: 334 

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Blog Tour – The Heart of a Texas Cowboy

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THE HEART OF A

TEXAS COWBOY

Men of Legend, Book 2

by

LINDA BRODAY

Genre: Western / Historical / Romance

Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca

Date of Publication: May 2, 2017

Number of Pages: 384

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Tag/Meme · This Week's Five!

This Week’s Five!!!

ThisWeeksFiveBannerThings that have made me happy this past week or so:

Reading good books

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Eating yummy cookies

Flowers

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Rain? (It’s supposed to be on it’s way)

Seeing friends and family

❤ Julia

How about you?