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Out with the Old, In with the New

I totally loved my tartan day planner last year. (Do you know the difference between tartan and plaid? Tartan has rotational symmetry. :-)) I’m almost sad to retire it, except that my new day planner is from Listography. When I bought it, it was near impossible to not fill in all the lists. I managed to control myself and just wrote down a few things I wasn’t sure I’d remember when they rolled around 6 or 8 months from then. A few things repeat from the Listography books, but not too many. And even though quite a few of the illustrations are recycled, they have new lists to go with them.

Can’t wait!

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Top 25 Most Played Songs on my iTunes

Somewhere Over the Rainbow by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
Love Story by Taylor Swift
Here I Come by Fergie
I Don’t Wanna Be In Love (Dance Floor Anthem) by Good Charlotte
Crazy (James Michael Mix) by Alannis Morissette
Ready, Set, Don’t Go by Billy Ray Cyrus featuring Miley Cyrus
Crazy by Gnarls Barkley
Hit Me Up by Gia Farrell
Candyman by Christina Aguilera
Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant
Danny’s Song by Kenny Loggins
Sweetest Thing (The Single Mix) by U2
Beautiful Day by U2
Our Lips are Sealed by Hilarie and Hailie duff
Hook Me Up by Bon Jovi
Whole Lot of Leavin’ by Bon Jovi
Who Do You Love by George Thoroughgood
Come Away With Me by Norah Jones
Party for Two (with Billy Currington) by Shania Twain
Summertime by Bon Jovi
Mercy by Duffy
One by U2
A Little Less Conversation (JXL Radio Edit Remix) by Elvis Presley
I’m Yours by Jason Mraz
Walk Away by Kelly Clarkson

Some I haven’t listened to in a while, like Elvis or Kelly Clarkson, but I guess I played them so much before that other songs haven’t caught up yet. Over the Rainbow has 69 hits, and the second song has 45. Then songs that I absoultely love like Hysteria by Def Leppard didn’t even make the list because it had only 15 hits. I guess I don’t listen to it enough in the car. Best. Stereo. Ever.

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Book List


I’ve been inspired by a new journal I bought called Listography to post a list once a week. This week is a list of my favorite books. Quelle surprise!

Favorite Books of All Time
North and South series by John Jakes
Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher
Flowers in the Attic series by VC Andrews
Heaven and Dark Angel by VC Andrews
Interview with the Vampire and Queen of the Damned by Anne Rice
The Feast of All Saints by Anne Rice
The Moorchild (a children’s novel) by Eloise McGraw

Recent Favorites
The Myth of You and Me by Leah Stewart
The Accidental Mother by Rowan Coleman
Good Grief by Lolly Winston
The Great Indoors by Sabine Durrant
Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult
Me and Emma by Elizabeth Flock
Bitter is the New Black by Jennifer Lancaster
Bookends by Jane Green (and all of her books)
The Idiot Girls Adventure Club by Laurie Notaro
The Green Glass Sea (a children’s novel) by Ellen Klages

What’s on my To-Be-Read shelf
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
Driving Sideways by Jess Riley
Mirror, Mirror by Gregory Maguire
too many more to list (I could open a bookstore)

What I want next
Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
Delia’s Crossing by VC Andrews
The Professors’ Wives’ Club by Joann Rendell

What are your favorite books?

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