Childhood Memories Friday: Memorable College Courses

Last week’s memories post, about college majors and jobs, made me think more about my college days. Much of that time has descended into the murky mists of memory, most likely never to emerge. I wondered: which courses stood out? Was there anything that I learned that I still use, or at least think about, […]

Baby Bible Books: Review

Thanks, WorthyKids/Ideals, for review books and the giveaway books as well. Baby Bible Books Cute alert: these books are adorable! If you love God’s word, love books, and love babies and toddlers, you’re the perfect market for the new Baby Bible Books! There are two so far (I’m hoping for more to come): In the […]

The Nightingale: Review

Thanks SheSpeaks for a review copy of The Nightingale. WWII France Setting: WWII, in France. Two sisters, Isabelle and Vianne, have their lives forever upended due to the war. Would you like to follow their lives during the war years? That’s what you’ll get in The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah. This book is everywhere lately. […]

Brownie Crumbs and Other Life Morsels

Post contains affiliate links. During my first year of teaching, in 1989, one of my sixth grade students was a sweet girl named Christy Miller. Later, I began attending a church where her dad was the pastor. Over the years, it was fun to keep up with Christy. One of my daughters and I attended […]

Menu Plan Monday 4/24/17

Welcome to another Menu Plan Monday! It was a nice weekend here; daughter #3 and I went to a bonsai workshop. We watched the “expert” style various club member’s plants. This lady brought in a big clump of something, and the guy helped her separate it out into a “forest” of about six little plants. […]

I Feel Bad About My Neck

**This post contains no photos, in an effort to not make the aging author feel even worse about herself. Several years ago, I read an excerpt in a magazine from a book called I Feel Bad About my Neck. It was a book about aging. I remember that title seeming like an odd choice to […]

CustomInk for Custom T-Shirts

CustomInk sponsored this post, and I will earn a commission if you purchase using my links. Have you ever needed to order custom t-shirts for a team, club, or other organization? It can be a pain to reach the right person on the phone and then get all the details figured out. But, did you […]

Do Your Children Believe? — Review

Thanks, W Publishing, for a review copy of this book, and another for the giveaway. Post contains affiliate links. Quick, what’s your life goal? I know, I don’t like being assaulted by deep questions like that either. But Terence Chatmon has a ready answer: “To make Christ known to my kids.” I’ll go with that […]

Menu Plan Monday 4/17/17

Happy Menu Plan Monday, everyone! I hope you had a nice Easter. We returned from visiting out of state very late last night, so forgive this post for not being up to snuff. Saturday night, we went to a Passion Walk at my mother-in-law’s church. You walk through various scenes as the story of Jesus’ […]