Whew! It’s already December, the very last month of 2017. You know what that means?!!! It’s time for another monthly wrap-up!
on the bookshelf
Books added to the shelves this past November include: paperbacks of Charming the Troublemaker AND A Twist Faith by Pepper Basham, Enchanted: A Christmas Collection by Melissa Tagg, Sell Out by Tammy L. Gray, The Gift of Christmas Past by Cindy and Erin Woodsmall, and The Uncloaked trilogy by J. Rodes.
on the blog
Most popular posts:
- Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books on my Winter TBR
- ‘Inspired by Classics’ Guest Post by Pepper Basham (+ Review)
- First Line Fridays #5 Special Military Edition: Conspiracy of Silence
Most popular book reviews:
- Charming the Troublemaker by Pepper Basham
- I’ll Be Yours by Jenny B. Jones
- The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin + Movie Thoughts
in the kitchen
So I made a bundt cake. Actually, half of one. But ya’ll, it was SO GOOD! It was this Cinnamon Sugar Doughnut Bundt Cake from Bake from Scratch. I WILL be making it again!
on the screen
In November, one movie on the big screen that I really, really loved was Same Kind of Different as Me. It’s a movie I can recommend to anyone with a deeply touching story. And, the fact that its a true story, depicted in such a way that it broadcasts a message of forgiveness, made it all the more a blessing.
On the small screen, I enjoyed watching new shows and old classics alike, like a Thanksgiving rewatch of Yours, Mine and Ours (the Lucille Ball version, of course!) and a few new Hallmark movies. My favorite Halllmarks so far include A Bramble House Christmas and Engaging Father Christmas.
around the web
This Gift Guide for the Jane Austen fan is absolutely perfect inspiration for gifting an Austen lover you know! (Ahem, family: hint hint. I already have #5 & #7!)
Since we’re still talking Hallmark movies, here’s the “part 2” list of new movies coming this season on Silver Petticoat.
YOUR TURN! How was your November? Did you celebrate Thanksgiving with lots of turkey? What are your favorites “things” (recipes, books, movies, etc.) from this month?