A Pair of Miracles: Review

**Thanks Kregel for a review copy of A Pair of Miracles. Imagine adopting twin boys out of foster care. Quite a project to take on, huh? Now, imagine that those boys have a whole host of problems, the scope of which doesn’t become clear to you until a few years pass. You learn that the […]

Tips for Buying a Car

**Sponsored post Buying a car can be a stressful, time-consuming process. When I was buying the two cars I’ve purchased as an adult, I was glad to have my dad helping me. I remember thinking that if it had been up to me, there would have been a lot of research I’d have had to […]

The Glass Castle: Book vs. Movie

A couple of years ago, I read and reviewed “The Glass Castle.” I absolutely loved the book, and it’s one of my favorites. I was excited to learn that it was being made into a movie. Commenter Leona and I saw it last week. Here are my thoughts. Glass Castle: Book vs Movie The movie […]

Eva’s Cousin: Review

Most of you have probably heard of Eva Braun, Hitler’s mistress. In my mind, I think of her as the younger blonde seen in some old grainy photos with the Fuhrer, and of course I knew the history of them marrying and dying together in the bunker just before the end of WWII. But have […]

Stella & Dot Apparel

**I was compensated for this post, which contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I’ve blogged about Stella & Dot before. You probably remember them as a merchant that offers the latest in stylish jewelry and accessories. You may have found yourself thinking, “Wow, […]