Jul 5, 2022

"Anyway, We're Married Now"

 


“Yeah, Emma mentioned it. You’re here stag?”

“Yeah.” Del smiled slowly. “You never know, do you? Check out the blonde in the blue dress. Those are some nice pins she’s got.”

“Yeah. I always thought Laurel had great legs.”

Del choked on his beer. “That’s not … Oh,” he managed when she turned, laughed, and he got a better look. “Not used to seeing her in a dress, I guess.”


Bed of Roses



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People Are Sharing The Exact Moment Their Friend Accidentally Turned Them On, And What Happened Next


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Earlier Jack and I were standing around, and I was scoping the crowd, the way you do.”

“The way you do.”

“Okay. I spot this blue dress with a great pair of legs and …” He made a vague gesture that gave her a clear picture of the and. “I thought, nice, very nice indeed, and made some mention of same to Jack. He pointed out that the legs and the rest I happened to be scoping were yours. It gave me a hell of a jolt, I admit.” He gauged her reaction, judged surprise led the way. “In the interest of full disclosure, I also admit it wasn’t the first time. So whether or not it was the right thing to say, it was accurate.”


Savor the Moment




Jul 4, 2022

A Modern Masterpiece by the Sea in Japan

 


He had placed no paintings on the walls. The ocean was art enough.


Dance of Dreams



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The home now highlights the two rocks floating in the sea ahead, expanding into a dreamy landscape. 


HOUZZ



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"This is a lovely place. I can see why you come whenever you have the chance. 

I've always loved the ocean. 

We stayed in a house on the Pacific once in Japan."


Dance of Dreams




Jul 2, 2022

5 best Nora Roberts books you should read



"Why do you read it?"

 She frowned; he hadn't turned one of her questions back on her for some time. "I don't as a rule, except yours."

 "I'm flattered. Why mine?"

 "Your first was recommended to me, and then…" She hesitated, not wanting to say she'd been hooked from the first page. Instead, she ran her fingertip around the rim of her glass and sorted through her answer. "You have a way of creating atmosphere and drawing characters that make the impossibility of your stories perfectly believable."

  

Second Nature




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American author, Eleanor Marie Robertson, famous under her pen name Nora Roberts, is credited with over 225 romance novels to date, and if you haven't her works yet, it is high time you do.


NewsBytes



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"Why did you read his book?"

"Because it was fascinating," Bryan answered immediately. "Because by the time I was on page three, I was so into it you couldn't have gotten the book away from me with a crowbar."


Second Nature


MY - 5 Best Nora Roberts books you should read - CHOICES

 This is one of the hardest challenges for me. 


We all go through different moods through the day, month, life... and Nora has so many books that you should could read a book per day during a year, with a few days to spare and re-read your favorites ๐Ÿ˜€; hence it is very hard for me to commit to a TOP 5/10/15 or what-book-would-I-take-to-a-desert-island?...



Read the TOP 5 on top and then follow with my, today's, top 5:



๐Ÿ“• 1    The Witness     

๐Ÿ“— 2    Three Fates      

๐Ÿ“˜    Sea Swept    

๐Ÿ“™ 4    The Search 

๐Ÿ“– 5    Valley of Silence






Jun 28, 2022

Daily Routine To Do Outside Instead of Inside

 

Rogan's grounds were lush with blooms and flowering herbs, exotic with olive and box trees and the

sparkle of fountains. The quiet was disturbed only by the call of gulls and the music of falling water.

Content, Maggie lounged in one of the padded chaises on a sun-washed terrace and sketched.


Born in Fire


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Increasing the amount of time you spend outdoors can have a positive effect on nearly every part of your health, from your lung function to your mood—but fitting it into an already-busy schedule can feel impossible. Here's a better approach: Shift the bulk of your daily routine outside and rack up those fresh-air minutes without any extra effort.



MARTHA STEWART




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“I thought we’d eat out on the deck.”

“Perfect.” She carried out the salad, went back for plates, flatware. By the time he pulled the steaks off the grill, she’d set the table—with the flowers—topped off their wine.


The Perfect Hope



Jun 21, 2022

Best Haircuts for Mature Women

 


“I can’t believe how fast he’s growing.” Feeling very grandmotherly but sporting a sleek new hairstyle, Amanda sat in the bentwood rocker in Michael’s new nursery and cuddled the baby.


Gabriel's Angel


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Many of us have been scared off by the frumpy hairstyles women are expected to don after turning 60. Thankfully, we are not obligated to choose any of them.

 

There are many great hairstyles that will work for women over 60—and they are all stylish, elegant, and easy to fit into your lifestyle. No matter your thoughts on gray versus no gray, or short versus long, these hairstyles have you covered.



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