Archive for the 'Books I Suggest' Category

What I’m Reading

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

This was suggested to me by a friend and it is good and thought provoking. Under Our Skin by Benjamin Watson This one I’m reading because I have more than one friend or acquaintance who left terrible abuse only to discover their church didn’t support them. Unholy Charade by Jeff Crippen Just started this one. […]

Would You Like To Know Collection Book Review

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

  We received copies of these sweet little books from Kregel Publications. Nathan and I enjoyed reading them together. The books are a good size for small hands with colorful pictures. The stories are easy to follow along with and share some nice truths in an age appropriate manner. Nathan loves reading Bible books, so […]

What Are You Reading For Learning?

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

I am curious! I am reading a book about the Depression by Studs Terkel. I’m just reading a little at a time but it’s very interesting. I found it super cheap at the thrift store. I am considering reading this one next.   What about you?

40 Days to a Joyful Motherhood: Devotions and Coloring Book to Nourish Mom~By Sarah Humphrey~Book Review

Friday, October 28th, 2016

  What a fun book to review! It combines nourishment for Mom’s soul along with coloring pages. Each day has a short devotional and an inspirational coloring page. About the book: Nourishment for a mother’s soul through 40 days of devotion and . . . doodling! Wouldn’t it be marvelous if mothering came with a […]

Economics For Everybody by R.C. Sproul Jr~Timberdoodle Review

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

  Economics is not an exciting subject! It’s not one of those that makes students excited when they hear it’s on the schedule! Enter Economics for Everybody by R.C. Sproul Jr. First plus is the cover….I know this doesn’t matter but I love the way it looks! This set from Timberdoodle includes a 250 page study […]

Wordsmithy by Douglas Wilson~Book Review

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

  Timberdoodle asked me to review this resource and I said of course! First of all, am I the only homeschool mom that feels her heart racing a bit when the Timberdoodle catalog arrives? Oh my! I love looking at that and all the wonderful resources they have pulled together.   Wordsmithy by Douglas Wilson […]

God Bless Us Everyone~Eva Marie Everson~Book Review

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

About the book: Charlene Dixon—called Charlie by family and friends—is devastated at the recent loss of her job.  For the last five years, the twenty-seven-year-old has blossomed as the activities director of an exclusive all-girls school. But when a misunderstanding with the headmistress leads to a pink slip right before the holidays, Charlie packs up […]

The Things We Knew~ By Catherine West~Book Review

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

  About the book: A tragedy from the past resurfaces in this tale of family secrets and reignited love. After her mother’s death twelve years ago, Lynette Carlisle watched her close-knit family unravel. One by one, her four older siblings left their Nantucket home and never returned. All seem to harbor animosity toward their father, […]

When Death Draws Near by Carrie Stuart Parks~Book Review

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

About the Book: Death has always been part of Gwen Marcey’s job. But when faced with her own mortality, everything takes on a different hue. Forensic artist Gwen Marcey is between jobs and homes when she accepts temporary work in Pikeville, Kentucky. The Eastern Kentucky town, located deep in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, […]

God Made You Just Right ~by Jill Roman Lord~ Book Review

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

  Our little guy adores books so when I was asked to review this kid’s board book I said, “Of course!” About the book: You’re brilliantly created and there s no one else like you! With easy-to-understand descriptions and simple, rhyming text, Jill Roman Lord shares the message that God created each of us in just […]