Snuggle Time Devotions That End with a Hug!

Snuggle Time Devotions That End With a Hug

Snuggle Time Devotions That End With a Hug by Stephen Elkins Book Review “Snuggle Time Devotions that end with a hug!” is a cute devotional book for kids with adorable illustrations and short daily devotions. Each day has an overall theme, a Bible verse, a rhyming story to accompany the verse, a “takeaway” section to […]

Mrs. Grant & Madame Julie

Mrs. Grant & Madame Julie

Mrs. Grant and Madame Julie by Jennifer Chiaverini Book Review “Mrs. Grant & Madame Julie” by Jennifer Chiaverini is historical fiction based on the life of Mrs. Grant, the wife of Ulysses S. Grant, and her slave Jule. A Missouri belle, Julie Grant rose to the pinnacle of Washington society as First Lady. Unbeknownst to […]

Mothering from Scratch

Mothering from Scratch

Mothering from Scratch by Melinda Means and Kathy Helgemo Book Review “Mothering from Scratch” by Melinda Means and Kathy Helgemo is a refreshingly honest book about being a mom. It doesn’t set out to create perfect moms, but instead acknowledges that none of us are perfect and our kids aren’t perfect. The book provides wonderful […]

The Trouble with Patience

The Trouble with Patience

The Trouble with Patience by Maggie Brendan Book Review “The Trouble with Patience” by Maggie Brendan is a good example of well-written historical fiction. Set in a Montana Gold Rush boom town, the story is filled with lots of good thematic elements you’d expect to find in such a setting. Cowboys, cattle rustlers, romance, and […]

Blessings for the Morning

Blessings for the Morning

Blessings for the Morning by Susie Larson Book Review “Blessings for the Morning”, by Susie Larson, is yet another gorgeous, wonderful book created by this gifted author. I already own “Blessings for the Evening” and it’s remained an important item in my nightstand ever since I received it. Similar to the first one, this book […]

Bonhoeffer Abridged

Bonhoeffer Abridged

Bonhoeffer Abridged by Eric Metaxas Book Review “Bonhoeffer Abridged” by Eric Metaxas is an amazingly insightful and moving biography. The abridged version makes his story more accessible to the reader who might be overwhelmed by the extremely long original version. I don’t normally pick biographies as my reading material of choice, but this one drew […]