1. I finished reading three books this past week. The Kitchen House, Water for Elephants, and So Brave, Young and Handsome. Leif Enger is one of my favorite, new (to me) authors. I particularly enjoyed his first novel, Peace Like a River .
2. There is lightness in her step and a bounce in her ponytail when she walks away from the car.
3. In celebration of Audrey's birthday, seven of us went out to dinner. It was nice to relax and have someone else do the cooking.