Sunday Salon / Sunday Post – Family Christmas – Blogoversary – Weekly Rewind – Mail Call

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The Sunday Salon is a Facebook group that has become an
informal week in review gathering place for bloggers.

It is also a place to share our thoughts about things of a bookish nature.
You can also link up weekly on Readerbuzz.

SUNDAY POST The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by
Kimberly @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer
~ It’s a chance to share news~
A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.

HAPPY SUNDAY EVERYONE!

Last week was a big week around here even though there were no tours. Great Escapes Book Tours took its holiday break so we could all concentrate on our families and rejuvenate a bit. Of course, we still had to post on our blogs and for me, that meant my BLOGOVERSARY! I did a little blog maintenance too and added all my 2019 Reads to the State Pages listed under the Literary Escapes Tab. I also completed all of my Reading Challenges for 2019.

Family Christmas

PAPALast Sunday we gathered at Daughter #1’s home to celebrate our family Christmas. As we were loading the van it was clear Santa, Nana, and Papa went a little overboard. When everyone arrived and the presents were unloaded by all, it looked like Santa’s Sleigh had exploded. But everyone had fun and was very happy with their gifts. I mean, this only happens once a year, right, so we tend to spoil those we love.  The kids also spoiled us. Mr. Dollycas received a treasure, a Packer Helmet signed by Jerry Kramer, Amand Green, Gilbert Brown, and Santana Dotson along with a picture with the retired players holding our youngest grandchildren. To say he was floored is an understatement.  I received some wonderful presents too.

 

BLOGOVERSARY 

BLOGOVERSARY On December 31 I celebrated my 11th Blogoversary.  The giveaways actually started the day before. I was thrilled to have Kensington Books join me again in the celebration. They provided books for three days of giveaways. I cleared a couple of shelves of books here too for the other 3 days of giveaways. You can still enter! The giveaways each ran a week and will be ending soon so don’t miss out. Just click the links below in the Weekly Rewind. 

WEEKLY REWIND
Weekly Rewind – December 30, 2019 – January 4, 2020

Monday – My Reading Itinerary Monday! – Week #1 2020

Plus – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book is 11! – – – Let’s Party – Blogoversary #Giveaway – Day 1 – Alyssa Maxwell – @KensingtonBooks

Tuesday – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book is 11! – – – Let’s Party – Blogoversary Giveaway – Day 2 – 11 Years – 11 Hardcovers #Giveaway

Wednesday – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book is 11! – – – Let’s Party – Blogoversary #Giveaway – Day 3 – – – – 11 Years – 11 Books @KensingtonBooks

Thursday – Sell Low, Sweet Harriet (A Sarah W. Garage Sale Mystery) by Sherry Harris #Review / #Giveaway

Plus – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book is 11! – – – Let’s Party – Blogoversary Giveaway – Day 4 – Historical Mysteries #Giveaway

Friday – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book is 11! – – – Let’s Party – Blogoversary Giveaway – Day 5 – 11 YEARS —11 BOOKS + JOURNAL #GIVEAWAY @KensingtonBooks

Saturday – 2019 Reading Challenge Wrap Up

Plus – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book is 11! – – – Let’s Party – Blogoversary Giveaway – Day 6 – 11 YEARS —11 BOOKS X 2 PAPERBACK GIVEAWAY

MAIL CALL

BECOMING
I received this book as a gift.
BRAINY QUOTE

Slow down, enjoy the journey.

Have a great week! 

Your Escape Into A Good Book Travel Agent

3 thoughts on “Sunday Salon / Sunday Post – Family Christmas – Blogoversary – Weekly Rewind – Mail Call

  1. Look at all those beautiful faces. Santa was good to all of you.

    I’m especially glad to see you got Becoming for Christmas. I tend to avoid memoirs but I haven’t heard a single negative about Becoming.

    Congratulations on your blogoversary, Lori. Eleven years is a long time!

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