He’s Just Not That Into You

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It is hard for me to admit that I loved this book.  It is a somewhat comical look at a serious topic: why we settle for less than we deserve.  And having just come out of a three year non-relationship and battling heartbreak again and again, it was just the tonic I needed.
I am envious of little elderly couples walking hand-in-hand in the grocery store.  In the meantime, I’ve been waiting on this guy who can’t even bring himself to call me his girlfriend.  I’m over it.
Well…not really over it, but not going back.  I may need to read this book over and over again to make it through…

Maybe Life’s Just Not That Into You

When You feel Like the World’s Voted You Off

by Martha Bolton , Brad Dickson34447.jpg

DNR.  Finding it slightly humorous at first, I was quickly bored and didn’t get past the second chapter.

Will it help you solve your problems? Probably not.  Will it give you a chuckle or two?  Maybe.

Calligraphic Drawing

A how-to guide and gallery exploring the art of the flourish

by Schin Loongcallig draw.jpg


Style Inspiration for Everyone

by Bethany Rutterplus.jpg

Hand Sewing Magic

Essential Know-How for Hand Stitching–*10 Easy, Creative Projects *Master Tension and Other Techniques * With Pro Tips, Tricks, and Troubleshooting

by Lynn Krawczykhand sew.jpg

This is definitely a book for beginners, although advanced needle-workers may like to use it as a reference guide.
I particularly liked the negative embroidery tote bag project.
I received an electronic copy through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. 3/5 stars.

She Explores

Stories of Life-Changing Adventures on the Road and in the Wild

by Gale Straubshe explore.jpg

A Dangle a Day

Lettering & Designs with Charms for Every Season

by Angela Porterdangle.jpg

Common Cents

A Budget Workbook

by Earn Spend Live

The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering

A comprehensive guide to more than 100 traditional calligraphy and hand-lettering techniques

by Cari Ferraro; Eugene Metcalf; Arthur Newhall; John Stevens