Thursday, December 18, 2014

Trees...Books...Trees...

Den has a very very busy day...and an office dinner tonight. That leaves me free to not cook, not clean, not do laundry and not make dinner!

A hire car will pick him up and bring him home later from all of his holiday festivities. The girls and I will put on our jammies and chillax...and decorate the trees! I will start soon...but I am still lazy right now!

That was the tree part...lol...now here is the book part...

I finished this and it was really good...it's Sherlock Holmes and his much younger wife Mary Russell whom everyone calls Russell. I don't have a photo in my head of her but Sherlock us definitely Benjamin Cumberbatch...the BBC's Sherlock...I think that's why I enjoyed this book! It's an odd mix of ninjas and emperors and secrets...I might have to read more Mary Russell books...I quite liked her...






NetGalley delivered some books I can't wait to read...some I have had for a bit but I want to start them soon...especially this first one!
























Back to trees...someone in this family stole/gently removed and possibly ate? my reindeer's ears! From my North Woods wooden tree set on top of my pie safe!




From way up here!


Hmmm!

Happy Thursday!

4 comments:

  1. Books have really taken a back seat to the holidays around here. I think you can pretty much rule Den out about the reindeer ears!

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    1. Yep...I agree...I am pretty sure that Roxie ate them!

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  2. Cats love those pointy thingys that humans place all around the house, lol. Doesn't matter that it was high up; she wanted it! My cats like to sleep on my tree skirt (I've learned to not buy expensive ones because my pets ruin them and we get a new one every year). My daughter's dog (his first Christmas) likes to redecorate by dragging the skirt around the living room and dropping it in various corners--and if a cat is napping, oh well, along for the ride :)

    I haven't been reading much lately, so busy, but The Dress Shop of Dreams looks like a nice match for the week I'm having. Enjoy!

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  3. Ha-ha...those sneaky little girls!

    They are probably looking very innocent, too.

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