From GoodReads: "When Grace Hansen finds a box belonging to her beloved grandfather, she has no idea it holds the key to his past—and to long-buried family secrets. In the box are his World War I diaries and a cryptic note addressed to her. Determined to solve her grandfather’s puzzle, Grace follows his diary entries… Continue reading The Current Read – “Time and Regret”
And Good Riddance to 2018 (and 2017 and 2016 for that matter). Thought I'd give a quick update on current events here in Maeveyville. The Hubs and I have been sick for two weeks - both concurrently and consecutively. Neither of us has a particularly fabulous bedside manner, so things have been both snotty and… Continue reading Happy 2019
That would be me. Although I'm trying. It really came to me when I realized that we ate takeout every night last week because I didn't feel like cooking. Also there was no food in the house because I didn't feel like shopping. I did try to make up for it somewhat over the weekend:… Continue reading The World’s Suckiest Wife
And so I will be going back to work starting next week. You see, I've been a Stay-at-Home Princess for the last eight or so months (mostly b/c I'd gin stark raving lul, but that's for smother time), but then my company called me last week and asked if I'd consider going back. The Hubs… Continue reading All Good Things Must End
Things are very bad when you're sending a text to the kid (studying up in the FROG) to please shove the frozen lasagna (not homemade, either) in the oven because you can't bring yourself to get out of your bubble bath 😕. That's right, folks. This is what it's come to. Also I can't… Continue reading Monday Meh
It's been a rough couple months here Chez Maeve - largely it's been me, but there have been other issues with the people I live with. Sometimes you have to pull back in extreme ways just to keep yourself whole - that's how it's felt. This blog, such as it is, has often felt like… Continue reading Not Dead…Not Quite Out of Bed
Mary Tudor: Princess, Bastard, Queen by Anna Whitlock The Lake House: A Novel by Kate Morton Lady MacBeth: A Novel by Susan Fraser King The Beekeeper's Apprentice: or, On the Segregation of the Queen by Laurie R. King Sunshine? Check Comfy Deck Chair? Check Fabulous Cocktail(s)? Check I can't wait to get started! Happy Weekend to… Continue reading Guess What Just Landed on my Kindle?