Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Fairy Skirt For Jenna

I'm making matching fairy skirts and hairbows for Melody and her maplelea girl Jenna.  I finished Jenna's Skirt today and wanted to share it with you.  I'll be sure to update when I get Melody's made.  =D

Saturday, January 15, 2011

52 Books In 52 Weeks

Some of my other mama's are doing a challenge of 52 books in 52 weeks for the year. I don't think this will be very hard for me as I'm usually glued to a book of some sort at bedtime and if it's really good when I should be cleaning the house.... /looks innocent

So, I'm going to start my list and post links to them. If you have any suggestions, leave me a comment. I'm always up for new genres and stories.

1. Finished!! Torment by Lauren Kate
2. Finished!! Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azhabah by J.K. Rowling
3. Finished!! Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
4. Finished!!! Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
5. Finished!!! Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
6. Finished !! Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows by J.K. Rowling
7. Finished!! Love Bites by Liv Spencer
8. Finished!! Fireworks Over Toccoa by Jeffrey Stepakoff
9. Finished!! Nightlight (a parody ~ twilight related hehe) by The Harvard Lampoon
10. Finished!! Run Home Road by Lori Lansens

11. Finished!!!! The Ship of Brides by Jojo Moyes
12. Finished!!!!! The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff
13. Strange Fate by L.J. Smith
14. Finished!!! Once In A Full Moon by Ellen Schreiber
15. Finished!!! Off World by Robin Parrish Thanks for the suggestion Shauna, it was AWESOME!!! I had a hard time putting the book down and it's on the list to buy!! Love ya girl. =D
16. Finished!!!! Thirst 3 The Eternal Dawn by Christopher Pike
17. Finished!! Eat Pray Love by Elizabet Gilbert
18. Finished!! My Uncle Martin's Big Heart by Angela Farris Watkins (didn't realize it was a children's book but it was really good and I highly recommend it)
19. Finished!! Rachel's Tears by Beth Nimmo
20. Finished!!! One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp

21. Finished!! Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris
22. Finished!!!! Living Dead In Dallas by Charlaine Harris
23. Finished!! Club Dead by Charlaine Harris
24. Finished!!!!! Dead To The World by Charlaine Harris
25. Finished!! Dead As A Doornail by Charlaine Harris
26. Finished!! Definetely Dead by Charlaine Harris
27. Finished!! All Together Dead by Charlaine Harris
28. Finished!!!! From Dead To Worse by Charlaine Harris
29. Finished!!! Dead And Gone by Charlaine Harris
30. Finished!!! Dead In The Family by Charlaine Harris

31. Finished!!! Dead Reckoning by Charlaine Harris
32. Finished!!! Fools Rush In by Janice Thompson
33. Finished!!! Be Different (Adventures Of A Free-Range Aspergian) by John Elder Robison ~ absolutely AWESOME book that everyone should read!!!!
34. Finished!!!! Out Of Grief, Singing by Charlene Diehl
35. Finished!!! 127 Hours: Between A Rock And A Hard Place by Aron Ralston
36. Finished!! A Touch Of Dead by Charlaine Harris
37. Finished!!! Clean Air by Andrew Bridges
38. Finished!! The Ultimate Girls' Guide To Understanding and Caring For Your Body by Isabel & Emily Lluch ~ wonderful book about puberty and very Christian friendly - we're almost to the stage where this book is going to be needed hehe
39. Finished!!! Memoirs Of A Geisha by Arthur Golden
40. Finished!!! Baby, I'm Yours by Stephanie Bond (very sweet romantic book)

41. Finished!!!!!  She Said Yes by Misty Bernall
42. Finished!!! Dictionary Of Children's Clothes by Noreen Marshall
43. Finished!! Misguided Angel by Melissa de la Cruz
44. Finished!!! Getting The Pretty Back by Molly Ringwald
45. Finished!! Bloody Valentine by Melissa de la Cruz
46. Finished!! Willow by V.C. Andrews
47. Finished!!! Wicked Forest by V.C. Andrews
48. Finished!!! The Fallen by Thomas E. Sneigoski
49. Finished!!! Leviathan by Thomas E. Sneigoski
50. Finished!!! Aerie by Thomas E. Sneigoski

51. Reckoning by Thomas E. Sneigoski
52. End of Days by Thomas E. Sneigoski
53. Finished!!! A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
54. Finished!!!!!  A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin
55. A Storm of Swords by George R.R. Martin
56. A Feast For Crows by George R.R. Martin
57. A Dance With Dragons by George R.R. Martin
58. Finished!!!!! Getting The Pretty Back by Molly Ringwald
59. Finished!!!! Cryptic Cravings by Ellen Schreiber
60. Finished!  Girls' Life ~ Head To Toe Guide To You by Scholastic ~ another great puberty book

61. Finished!! All I Can Handle by Kim Stagliano
62. Finished!!! Stuck In The Middle by Virginia Smith

This is a start, I'll be back with more and I'll be reading them sporatically as I'm waiting on some from the library!!