Sunday Post: January 26

abcb8-sundaypostmemeThe Sunday Post is a meme hosted by Kimba at Caffeinated Book Reviewer.

I like this meme because it gives me an opportunity to take a look back at last week and forward to next week in both my personal life and my blog and book life! I also like to see what other people are doing and what books everyone is reading. This is a great meme to participate in every week and I thank Kim for hosting it!

Last Week

Around the house

We flew into Chicago on Saturday morning and the weather was cold, but not too bad. However, the rest of the weekend and the beginning of the week are going to be very cold as the cold weather dips down into the United States again. We saw our daughter who is living south of Chicago briefly. She just got a job in central Illinois so she moved on Saturday. She’s continuing with her Master’s program, but mostly online. She’s liking the job so far so that’s great and it was fun to see her for a few minutes.

We drove on to Iowa and all the snow was beautiful though it was also blowing across the road. Our younger daughter met us there and it was fun to see her as well as my father-in-law and my husband’s brother and sister-in-law. It snowed a little Saturday night and our daughter left early this morning to drive back home since the weather is supposed to get colder and windier as the day goes on. My father-in-law is pretty well housebound when it’s so cold, snowy and icy so he enjoys getting some company and it’s nice to see him.


What I’m reading

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

What I read

Champion of the Rose by Andrea K. Höst

E-books bought

The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

Letters to Nowhere by Julie Cross

Black Magic Sanction by Kim Harrison

Pale Demon by Kim Harrison

Perfect Ruin by Lauren DeStafano

Hilldiggers by Neal Asher

Geekomancy by Michael R. Underwood

Dead Man’s Deal by Jocelyn Drake

Next Week

Around the house

We leave the Midwest on Tuesday so we have a short week at home. It’s supposed to be cold again when we get back to Maryland. I’m interested to see how much of our snow is left in the brief time it was above freezing!

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Author: Jan

I love to read--especially mysteries, science fiction and fantasy. I also love blogging, photography, gardening, playing Mah Jonng, reading with a cat on my lap, throwing a ball for a dog, creating cards to send to family and friends, reading book blogs, using my computer.

5 thoughts on “Sunday Post: January 26”

    1. It’s cold here (-7, wind chill -29)! But the sun is shining and it’s a beautiful day. A great day to read by the fireplace.


    1. We are back home…and had snow here last night. It’s beautiful. I think Geekomancy sounds fun, too. Thanks for stopping by!


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