Wednesday, January 11, 2012

New Friends for a New Year

The new year brought a couple of new friends my way. The first is a pair of reading glasses. I have needed them for a while but was in denial. My, what a difference they make! I am using them much more then I thought I would.

My other new friend is Anne of Green Gables. Thanks to my aunt I am the happy owner of the complete set!

Can you believe that I have never read this series?! I am a few chapter in and am finding it a delightful read! Makes me want to stroll along the grounds of Green Gables and smell the cherry tree blossoms. Yum!

I hope you are taking time to enjoy the simple moments!


  1. Welcome to the world go glasses! They have so many more choices now then when I first went into glasses. I've been wearing them since the mid 60's! Enjoy your books and I've never read them either.

  2. I really enjoy Anne of Green Gables. I think I got my set from my parents when I was in junior high. Happy reading!

  3. I am putting off my need for bifocals. I haven't read the entire series of Anne of Green Gables. We have some of her books.

    Have a wonderful day.


  4. I purchased the complete set of AOGG 2nd hand a few years ago but have never enjoyed them yet myself! Looks like a nice pair of friends to me! :) Fun!

    Blessings on your Avonlea adventures,

  5. Wendi,

    I've been out of blogging for a bit..I appreciate your kind words on my blog, thank you!
    I love your new blog look! I've been wanting to do something similar but not sure how yet? I read that series when I was young but I need to reread it, enjoy!
    Have a wonderful New Year!

  6. Cute header. Enjoy reading about Anne with an "E"! =)

  7. I have never read these books either but we have watched the movies. Enjoy your day and God bless.

  8. Hi Wendi~
    You are the winner of The Keeper~ the Amish book from my giveaway. It will not be published until the morning but I have an early appointment in the morning so I am getting you notified tonight. It is a great book and you will so enjoy it.

    I need you to email me your address so I can get it in the mail. Enjoy!!


  9. I love the Anne of Green Gables series and the Anne of Green Gables and Anne of Avonlea movies! I think the first two books and the last one in the series are my favorites. I've read most of them aloud to my daughters and they've enjoyed them, too.

    Have a great weekend!

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  11. CONGRATULATIONS, won my Gooseberry Patch Cookbook giveaway!! Thank you so much for participating. Hope this makes your day just a little sweeter. :) Send me your address soon.

  12. Enjoy your reading.:) That is a great series. We love to read series books around here. Nothing much compares to curling up with a good book. :)



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