Welcome to my Monday ! Its all about the weeks news and update on my blog. So read on Home and Family We are waiting for another hurricane to come in tomorrow. Beta is the newest to hit the coast. We are looking at lots of rain here. But we should be okay. My hubby [...]
Sunday Book post /Update
Welcome to Sunday at my Home. It’s another rainy day as we wait this week for another Hurricane to come inland. The Joy of living in Louisiana for Hurrican season. But we are safe and long as I have electricity to charge ny kindle I am a happy camper ,,, So now book news and a recipe for Pumkin Spice Latte -Enjoy ! Lisa
Last week on my blog :
Library time ( harry Potter series is still hot)
Net Galley Reviews ( some fiction and not Fiction
Connect 5 Friday : Pirates
Today I am reading ”
Sheriff Bree Taggert is both hunter and hunted in #1 Amazon Charts andWall Street Journalbestselling author Melinda Leigh’s blood-freezing thriller of murder, rage, and revenge.
New sheriff Bree Taggert is called to a shooting in a campground shuttered for the winter. But she arrives to…
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Book Review : Houseplants
Houseplants and indoor gardening have been undergoing a renaissance in the last few years, particularly among people keen to introduce greenery into rented apartments and houses.As well as being affordable, nothing helps more to instantly create a lively and inviting interior than houseplants.
It is possible to start small and build a plant collection as confidence develops, and they can be transported easily when moving to a new home.With this newfound popularity, every plant’s individual needs must be taken into consideration, particularly if they have been chosen on impulse for their beauty or sculptural shape. While some plants are easy to care for – particularly cacti, succulents and Snake Plants (Sansevieria trifasciata) – some of the most spectacular may need a little extra love.
42 of the most popular houseplants are represented in the pages that follow, with all the information you need to help them thrive, including advice…
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Saturday Net Galley pick
Backyard Pharmacy: Plants as Medicine – Plant, Grow, Harvest, and Heal
This compact yet complete guide to herbal medicines showsyou how to transform common plants into remedies that heal.While using herbs as medicines can often seem complicated or costly, theBackyard Pharmacygifteditionoffers a way to learn that’ssimple, effective,and low cost.
Plants you once believed were just seasonings for sauce in the kitchen or scents for your homeare in factmedicines that can help heal and soothe, if you know what to do with them. This book shows you how easy it can be tomake your own herbal remediesfor life’s common ailments.Profiles ofcommon healing plantsofferadvice on growing, harvesting, preparing, andusing these herbs in healing tinctures, oils, and creams.
You’ll findall-natural, low-cost herbal solutionsfora range of common ailments, such as:
- Learn how to grow and craft a poultice to soothe mosquito bites.
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Today I am adventuring out to a new farmers market in downtown Lafayette, la. To see what's available: City Girl Farms grows a great selection of micro greens and fresh vegetables. Today's farm fresh recipe : Tomato,Avocado and Microgreen Salad : 1 tomato ( sliced) 1 avocado ( peeled, pited and cubed) Microgeens ( 1/4 [...]
Connect 5 Friday * Pirates
Tomorrow is talk like a Pirate Day and to celebrate I am sharing Pirate books :
Buzzing with the chemistry and wit of Sam and Remi Fargo, Pirate reinvents the classic treasure hunt as only a Clive Cussler adventure can.https://www.amazon.com/Clive-Cussler/e/B000APJ4L6/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_ebooks_1
#1 New York Times bestselling author, the incomparable Michael Crichton (“One of the great storytellers of our age” —Newsday) takes to the high Caribbean seas for an irresistible adventure of swashbuckling pirates, lost treasure, sword fights, duplicity, and hair-breadth escapes in the New World.https://www.amazon.com/Michael-Crichton/e/B000APZK46/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_ebooks_1
Bestselling author Linda Lael Miller sweeps readers away—and through time itself—when a thoroughly modern woman encounters a dangerous, dashing eighteenth-century buccaneer. The result is a sensuous, joyous, utterly heartwarming tale of love.https://www.amazon.com/Linda-Lael-Miller/e/B000AQ07X4/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_ebooks_1
A little sweet tea and a whole lot of spells won’t always put out the fire…
After a hurricane attacks the Crystal Coast, Ruby Mae Jewell, along with her…
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It’s The Weekend Linky Party
LINKY PARTY #250
WELCOME TO TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND
LINKY PARTY #250
Show us your old posts and more on Traffic Jam Weekend!
Come on in to link up, share, and learn something with us.
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Today's Friday's Fan Favorite is taken right off my side widget. This recipe for Tout Almondine has a lemmon butter sauce. A new version the classic New Orleans fish dish.... Lisa 6tablespoons flour4 trout filets 1tablespoon olive oil2tablespoons butter 1tablespoon butter 6tablespoons sliced almonds1tablespoon lemon juice (fresh) Sprinkle trout with salt and pepper.Dust the fish filets [...]
At the Library Stacking Shelves
I tought today would be the perfect day to share what I am stacking my shelves with since I am at the Library working today . So lets start here At the Libarary first -then my personel ones …Lisa
At the Library :
- The Dutch House by Ann Patchett
- The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
- The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
- Normal People by Sally Rooney
- City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
- The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi C
- Maybe You Should Talk To Someone by Lori Gottlieb
- Talking To Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell
- Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe
- Know My Name by Chanel Miller
My shelves :
Erica Bauermeister, the national bestselling author ofThe School of Essential Ingredients, presents a moving and evocative coming-of-age novel about childhood stories, families lost and found, and how a fragrance conjures memories capable of shaping the course of our…
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