Happy Saturday! I assume that some of you are starting Spring Break this week. Ours isn't until next week, beginning with Good Friday. I can't wait! I'm trying to think of outings to take with Z -- and "dad" has just decided to take the week off with us which will be fun! It might be raining for most of the week though so we are going to have to plan indoor activities.
A link just for Jenners -- here's the Kindle app for iPad (so that you don't lose the books you already bought for your Kindle ... see, now an iPad is an even better idea! You know you want one.).
If you are in need of some major bookshelf envy, take a look at this beautiful staircase/bookcase featured on Apartment Therapy.
This is definitely my favorite book theft story ever. I love the punishment that they ended up giving to this man.
Part of me loves this idea (as long as they really are unusable books) and part of me feels a bit queasy.
Hey Potterites! The Harry Potter theme park in Florida is opening on June 18th. And if you can't wait for your HP fix, check out the new official Scholastic HP website where you can take quizzes on the books to unlock secret content. (via EW's Shelf Life)
Being a zoologist, I've become pretty okay with most animals. I volunteered at the Seattle Aquarium for about two years and fed small sharks once a week with almost no problems. But Snake Island? Even though it's beautiful, I'm going to stay far away. If you like reading about "grizzly deaths", check out the link.
I am notorious for two things food-related -- spilling on myself and burning myself. So, although I would love to make Joy the Baker's caramel corn, if she even burned herself then I'm in real trouble. But then again it just looks so dang good ...
And our picture of the week is coming from our Australian blog colleague, Al. He's got some fantastic koala piccies -- something that is apparently a great accomplishment even for an Aussie. Head over to his post to see all of his wonderful snaps!
Feeling a bit of wanderlust,