Welcome to another greeting from My Interiors to Yours.
As some of you know, I like going back a year (or more) to see what my archives can reveal about my thoughts in another time…or place.
Today, I’m revisiting a post from last Christmas: December 25, 2018, when I was living in my previous residence, savoring the moments.
As I sip my morning coffee and plan for the day ahead, I send happy thoughts out to all of you. Hoping for a wonderful day.
Yesterday I finished reading The Adults, by Caroline Hulse, and it was a story that kept me turning the pages, even as I kept shaking my head at the so-called “adults,” who were behaving badly. (Click title for my review).
I didn’t find any New Book Releases for today. That’s probably a good thing, as I still have older books tucked away on Paige, just waiting patiently. Last night I started reading The Affliction, by Beth Gutcheon, a favorite author. This book is the second in her clever romp of a mystery series combining social comedy and dark-hearted murder—a novel set at a girls’ boarding school in a picturesque Hudson River town with more than its share of secrets. I enjoyed the first book, Death at Breakfast.(Click title for my review).
I didn’t love the first outing as much as her other books, and as I read my review again, I noticed that my only complaints were the numerous characters that added a bit of confusion. The boarding school aspect was another negative for me. I’m not a fan of those. But because Beth Gutcheon wrote the book, I decided to give it a try. Which is why I am now reading the second book in the new series.
I love watching old favorite movies during the holidays. This movie came out in 1983, so not “old” in the sense of Katherine Hepburn and her crowd, but old to millennials.
The newest version of the book Still Missing was published in 2005, but it first came out in 1981.
Just rereading this post reminds me of favorite books, movies, and authors, and now I’m eager to relive some of the moments.
Do you revisit your older posts? Your past? Do those meanderings help you plan the New Year?
What are you anticipating for this coming Christmas Day? Movies, books, games, and food? Enjoy!