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Wednesday Wanderings – 12/31 – final for ’08

Posted by shelburns on 31st December 2008

This will be the last Wednesday Wanderings post for the year.  I have enjoyed this new addition to my blog.  Still wish I knew how to make a button – anyone that will volunteer or help me out?  I found a picture I like, but don’t know how to do the “button” thing. There are […]

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Wednesday Wanderings – Christmas Eve – 12/24

Posted by shelburns on 24th December 2008

My blog posting has slowed down due to the holidays, but I didn’t want to leave out the Wednesday Wanderings post.  This post is filled with all kinds of holiday goodies.  Enjoy!! Christmas Greetings from the Blogosphere Holiday wishes are all over the blogosphere as bloggers are slowing down with posts to spend quality time […]

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We Have Winners!!!

Posted by shelburns on 17th December 2008

I am day late on posting this, and for that I apologize.  I also realize I owe you 2 book reviews – oops!  I will be busy tonight. We had 8 entries for Outliers, and the winner, thanks to random.org, is… Sara M. Here is your sequence: 1 6 4 2 8 7 5 3 […]

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Wednesday Wanderings – 12/17

Posted by shelburns on 16th December 2008

I have lots of good things to tell you about this week!  I’m posting this early because of the deadlines on a few of the contests. First things first…are you a member of Bookblogs?  If not, you need to get over there and check out all the groups that you can be a part of.  […]

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Wednesday Wanderings – 12/10

Posted by shelburns on 10th December 2008

I apologize for these being so late today.  It has been a hard week here.  We had writing benchmarks yesterday for 3, 4, 5, so I was with a small group all day.  Last night, had to make cake balls and spicy crackers for our Pig Out day today.  Then today, had a reading training […]

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Do You Hear What I Hear? It’s a Giveaway!

Posted by shelburns on 8th December 2008

What a way to start off my week!  I have just found out that I am going to be receiving 2 audiobooks for review.   Hatchette Books is sending me copies of 100 Ways to Simplify Your Life and Outliers.  They are also going to send 2 of my readers one of those titles.  Which one […]

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Wednesday Wanderings 12/3 – ‘Tis the Season

Posted by shelburns on 3rd December 2008

‘Tis the season everywhere, for giving.  I have noticed alot more giveaways around the blogosphere this week and alot of Christmas spirit!  There has also been some sadness and I want to start off with that.  If you haven’t heard, Dewey from The Hidden Side of a Leaf, passed away last week.  There has been […]

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Winner – The House on Tradd Street

Posted by shelburns on 19th November 2008

  I put all of your entries into Random.org and came up with a WINNER! WRIGHTY… …has won a copy of The House on Tradd Street. Please email me with your mailing address so I can get this out to you.  I will be mailing all books next Wednesday when I am off for the […]

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Wednesday Wanderings – 11/19

Posted by shelburns on 19th November 2008

Happy Humpday!  That’s the message I got from my Secret Pal when I walked into my office this morning.   It’s so nice to get treats, especially when they are unexpected!  Along with the message were 4 colored pens and some cute notecards. Wednesday Wanderings this week will be sparse as I am trying to catch […]

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Wednesday Wanderings – 11/12 Holiday Time

Posted by shelburns on 12th November 2008

You can really get into the holiday spirit just by jumping around the blogosphere!  There are so many blogs doing holiday “things” that it is just fun to be a part of it all.  Check out some of the activities going on, join in the swaps, enter the giveaways, and get in the holiday spirit! […]

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