Paper Towns Book Club Discussion

Between The Lines: Paper Towns

When we chose to read Paper Towns by John Greene, I was excited.  I was hopeful that the book would be similar to Fault of Our Stars.  And that just didn't happen.  To say I was underwhelmed by this book would be an understatement. Quentin is a high school senior who does everything he is told.  His parents love him and trust him.  Margo lives in the house next door and has a very different upbringing.  She is a problem child - if you will - who runs away multiple times.  Her parents are ... continue reading...

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Making Your House Feel Like Home

When you buy your first house, you usually buy it with a family and spouse in mind.  Well, I didn't have either of those when I bought my condo.  Jeremy was a very new member of the family and didn't have much say in my purchase decision. But, when he moved in to the condo, I made it a conscious effort to help make it "our" house, not just "my" house. In doing so, we have started buying key pieces together to our house.  We are slowly working toward making our house our home.  One way that ... continue reading...

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I Vow

A year ago yesterday, I vowed to love a man for the rest of my days.  And he vowed to change the toilet paper rolls when I get too tired. Somehow we have already been married a year.  How did that ... continue reading...

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How To Be A Good Spouse

I have been married a really long time - 9 whole months - so I know a ton about being married and what makes a good spouse, right? Today, I want to talk about how you can be a good spouse.  It's ... continue reading...

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How Our Cat Has Changed Us

Having animals is great.  I love how cuddle-y they can be and how sweet.  And of course, I love loving on them just as much.  Our cat has such a different personality.  He doesn't get in your lap, but ... continue reading...

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