2. Winter's Bone by Daniel Woodrell
3. The Good and Beautiful Life by James Bryan Smith
4. Celebration of Disciplines by Richard Foster
5. Real Simple magazine
p.s. Don't let this fool you into thinking that I've been nestled under warm blankets reading and sipping hot cocoa these last few days. No, my friends, instead I have been venturing into the kitchen to experiment with sweet potato soup (Adam) and chocolate croissant bread pudding (me), attempting to "play" (term loosely applied) racquetball, and doing culturally savvy things like watching Sister Act. In case you were wondering. AKA "on my bookshelf" does not mean "in my hands being digested." Not sure why I felt the need to clarify.