Book of the Month Gift Membership for Christmas

Thanks to Book of the Month for sponsoring this post, which contains affiliate links. You regulars out there know how I enjoy reading. It always amazes me to encounter someone who does not, because really? What’s not to love — you can travel to another place, or to another life, and learn so much. All […]

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine: Review

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine is a book for middle grade readers, grades 4-6. It is the story of Caitlin, a fifth grade girl with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS). Caitlin’s mom died several years ago, and as the book opens, her older brother Devon has recently been killed by a school shooter. The title comes from frequent […]

Tiny Prints Free Card Samples

**I was compensated for this post. This post also contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. A few weeks ago, I wrote to you about Tiny Prints cards. At that time, I took advantage of one of the card company’s offers myself: I ordered […]

Stella & Dot for Christmas

**I was compensated for this post and this post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Thanksgiving is this week, and Christmas shopping is in full gear. More and more, people are doing their shopping online. While I enjoy going out to actual stores, […]

Christmas Love Letters from God: Review

Disclosure (in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255:  “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising”):  Many thanks to Propeller Consulting, LLC for providing Christmas Love Letters from God for the giveaway.  Choice of winners and opinions are 100% my own and NOT influenced by monetary compensation.  I did receive a […]

Mercy Snow: Review

How do I choose what books to read? Years ago, I’d go to the library and just browse in the stacks. I also read the book reviews printed in the newspaper, and clipped those that sounded interesting. These days, I usually choose among books reviewed at Goodreads or by friends online. I still have a […]

Christmas Gifts at Tiny Prints

Thanks to Tiny Prints for sponsoring this post, which contains affiliate links. Christmas is coming. Which is awesome, because it really is the most wonderful time of the year. But, Christmas also comes with lots of obligations, and those can cause stress. Give yourself a gift this Christmas by getting some of your “to do” […]