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Today I had a rare library date by myself. I had a doctor's appointment and on the way home I stopped to drop off my last inter-library-loan book, plus Stefan's policing books. I had an item waiting for me in the Holds, so why not stop by? I recently came across this lovely lady on the radio months ago, but never found out her name. Her second single, "Realize", I heard on the radio about a week ago and I knew it was the same girl. I found out who she was via iTunes, and of course, once I found out the library carried it, quickly put it on hold for myself. LOVE the library! Colbie Caillat is her name, (her dad worked with Fleetwood Mac) and she is a very easy-listening singer/songwriter. She is sorta a mix between Jewel and maybe Sheryl Crow? (in looks, anyway!) I have noticed that over the past 4-5 years, all I want to listen to is soothing music. I started just slightly liking jazz and blues, to pretty much the only people in my car's cd player are John Mayer or Harry Conick, Jr. (plus, I will never forget my dear Ani D.). She fits this mold very well, I think she may be a keeper.

Also, saw this book (this is their blog!) in the "New Release" section at our library, and with my current obsession, couldn't put it down. It has been added to the list.

Update: Doctor's Visit was to confirm normal blood count (for my celiac). I was so happy to talk to my doctor ( I LOVE HER!) for 1/2 hour today and she told me that the reason I haven't been sick with gluten issues since pregnacy and now nursing is because the body sometimes "forgives" people of their chronic issues during preg./nursing! How awesome! I need a normal count (13-15) to be considered "normal" (at my lowest count/most anemic, I was just above 8 or lower one needs a blood transfusion), then I can apply to a health insurance company that Stefan and I have been checking out. It would be the same deductible, but over 50% cheaper for monthly premiums...INCLUDING pregnancy! We'll see how it turns out. As for me waiting? I'm gonna' go make myself some cream cheese toast!


whoa indeed. didn't even notice that the first time. ok new picture is needed (this is a family establishment)

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