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Fiction with lady scientists

Is there something in the air? I got my hands on two novels recently that feature a Victorian woman scientist. The first was a netgalley offering: Voyage of the Basilisk: A Memoir by Lady Trent (*). The other is The Signature of All Things, by Elizabeth Gilbert. Both are fictional, though with Gilbert I had to Google […] Read More

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Best Historical Romances set in the Regency Era – available for Kindle Historical Regency Romance Novels have a built in tension that no modern novel can have: all that suspense because without touching (let alone x-rated action) it’s all about manners, feelings, words, social customs and hindrances… Personally I like my romance novels clean like […] Read More

Nora Roberts

Romance book authors – historic and modern day, contemporary and classic I’m a sucker for a clean (not too steamy) romance novel on a cold afternoon. I’m also an avid reader and can read two or three on one day (when I’m really spoiling myself). The result is that I’ve read a lot of romantic […] Read More

Kennedy-Wives

As a non-American, I did not grow up on ‘The Kennedy’s’. However, nobody can escape their myth completely. This book looks at the wives of the prominent Kennedy brothers, and their mother Rose. As we move through the generations, I found that the description on the back of Kennedy Wives: Triumph and Tragedy in America’s […] Read More

Top Kick Ass Boots Christmas 2013

Boots are really in style right now especially for women. They add to our fashion statement and often serve to keep our feet warm and dry but usually we just want some kick ass boots that looking  fantastic with the clothing we wear. I’m not talking your run of the mill regular old boots that […] Read More

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Something that many might not think about as a gift for a special woman in their life is a new laptop bag. These make great gifts for students going to High School or College and have classes that they need to take their laptops with them. The bags are also useful when they have a […] Read More

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This is a question that comes up often, isn’t it? Family, friends and co-workers will ask about possible gifts and it makes us sit down and ask ourselves just what do I want for Christmas? Katinka graciously asked me to come here on her blog to give my own list. It is probably safe for […] Read More

Real Leather Day Planners For Women

A really nice idea as a gift for a woman on your gift list or even as a gift for yourself is a real leather day planner. A calendar that she can take with her as she travels throughout her day or that she can opt to have on her desk that will help her […] Read More

Have you considered giving a gift of an address book to one of your female friends or relatives? Giving her a cute address book that she can record all of her personal and business contacts in can be not only useful but probably very appreciated. They make wonderful little Christmas Gifts but can also be […] Read More

Sister Gift Ideas for Christmas!

Are you looking for Christmas gifts for your sister? She is special to you and you want something that is just a little different and unique to give her this year. There are options that are specific as to whether she is your older sister or younger sister and there are sweet sentiments that mean […] Read More