Reading: Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes
Watching: Finally starting binging Lucifer and I love it! I’m already up to the midpoint of S3!
Listening: Along with NPR UpFirst, I’ve been listening every weekday morning to The Indicator.
Making: So many lists. Story of my life.
Feeling: We’re driving home today and I have really been missing home.
Planning: Working on planning dinners for the next two weeks or so.
Loving: Last night we got peanut butter cup mixers from Culver’s and it was oh so good.
Reading: The Salt Line by Holly Goddard Jones on the recommendation of Reading Glasses podcast. Loving it so far.
Watching: Finally finished S5 and moving into S6 of The 100!
Listening: Slowly making my way through the bonus episodes of Unobscured S1 podcast. The bonuses are the uncut interviews with the various historians. Right up my alley!
Making: Cleaning out some of the leftover card kits to have some non-birthday cards for my stash.
Feeling: Surprisingly calm right now. There are tons of spinning plates in the air right now, but I’m actually pretty calm.
Planning: We’re leaving again next week for a short Indiana trip. Getting everything organized.
Loving: We’ve been hitting the 1/2 Happy Hour at Sonic a few times this summer so I can get my Cherry Limeade fix.
Reading: The Huntress by Kate Quinn. It’s not as good as The Alice Network, but still pretty good book.
Watching: Slowly working through Game of Thrones S2.
Listening: I finally subscribed to NPR’s Throughline and have really been enjoying it.
Making: The hot weather calls for making cocktails.
Feeling: The temps have been up all week. I’m just always hot.
Planning: Working on a few activities for next week. We need to decide what we’re doing for the Fourth of July.
Loving: I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m addicted to Sonic’s Cherry Limeades. Oh so good!
Reading: Naughty in Nice by Rhys Bowen — loving this cozy mystery series!
Watching: Still working through Games of Thrones S1.
Listening: I caught up on some other podcasts, so I started Aaron Mahnke’s Unobscured about the Salem Witch Trials.
Feeling: There are a few things up in the air right now. I’m a bit anxious. Will feel much better after this weekend passes.
Planning: We heading over to Indiana this weekend for Memorial Day and to pick up the twins. Looking forward to our activities!
Loving: The grocery stores around here carry rhubarb (so scarce in California) and I’ve been buying a ton. I’ve been making a ton of rhubarb dishes. So good!
Reading: The Light Over London by Julia Kelly
Watching: J and I are going back to the beginning to watch Game of Thrones so we can watch the very last season.
Listening: Really really enjoying Mike Shinoda’s Post Traumatic. Really good gym music.
Making: The store had rhubarb! So that means that I had to make Strawberry-Rhubarb crumble for book club last night.
Feeling: A bit on edge this week waiting for some news…
Planning: On the way back from Indiana, we’re planning on doing a mini road trip. Still deciding on Chicago or Des Moines.
Loving: We had a few small thunderstorms lately and I really missed storms while living in California.
Reading: The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan for book club in early May. So far, it’s been nice and light. Just what I needed.
Watching: J and I took a mini break from our Marvel marathon to start Umbrella Academy. I wanted to wait until I read at least the first trade of the comic. Only two episodes in, but really loving the show!
Listening: Lots of NPR Politics, but I might need to take a bit of a break from political news. (Or at least ration it out).
Making: I’m trying a new-to-me recipe of Coconut Lentil Soup. Really hope it’s good!
Feeling: This past weekend the temperature was in the high 80s. Yesterday and today the temperature plummeted into the 50s. I’m so cold!
Planning: Working on finishing out our summer plans.
Loving: While at the Mall of America, we stopped at a fun candy store and I bought a pound of fancy gummi bears. Many of them were cocktail flavored (margarita, bourbon and coke, pina colada, etc).
Reading: The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin — Finishing The Broken Earth trilogy and it is amazing!
Watching: We’re right in the middle of the Marvel movies. We finished Phase 2 last night.
Listening: Enjoying the back episodes of the Currently Reading podcast. I’m about half way through the back episodes.
Making: Working through The 100 Day Project and attempting to finish or make big progress on a ton of projects. Specifically working through Quentin’s 2018 Project Life album.
Feeling: This weekend is going to be great!
Planning: Leaving on Friday for the Stampin’ Up! convention. Working out where we’re going to eat and what we’re going to do beyond the convention itself. I can’t wait!
Loving: On a whim I made wacky cake last night. So good and so easy!
Reading: An Argumentation of Historians by Jodi Taylor. It’s the 9th book in the Chronicles of St. Mary’s series. Only reading before bed has resulted in only a chapter or two each night because I’m so tired. I want to finish before the end of the month…
Watching: J and I started watching (and rewatching in most cases) all of The Three Musketeers movie adaptations. I forgot how weird the tone is in the 1970s two parter.
Listening: Slowly making my way through the Presidential podcast episodes. I’m currently on Andrew Johnson.
Making: Still making birthday cards for March’s 30 Days of Birthday cards. I think I’m about 1/2 of the way done.
Feeling: Multiple snow days featuring treacherous road conditions have led to home days. We really need to get outside today.
Planning: Putting the finishing touches on our Spring Break plans.
Loving: Quentin has been extra snuggly lately. I love the snuggles!
Reading: Loving The Obelisk Gate by N.K. Jemisin. Speeding through it to get to the last book in the trilogy.
Watching: So excited that The Magicians is back! Super excited that the group has their memories are back. Now we need to see where this train is going.
Listening: The Bachelor is currently airing and so it’s time for Emma and Claire’s awesome recaps and commentary with the Here to Make Friends podcasts.
Making: Working on birthday cards for next month’s plans for the blog.
Feeling: My anxiety has been up and down all this week. Right now, I’m okay.
Planning: Working out plans for the twins’s 16th birthday part next month.
Loving: The snow has been falling off and on for the past few days. I’m not a fan of driving in it, but it looks so pretty…