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Bible Promises to Live By for Women – Katherine J. Butler

See larger image Bible Promises to Live By for Women This lovely purse size edition is divided into short chapter-like sections. Each section focuses on a specific feeling or area of concern and includes a short narrative coupled with a series of Bible verses. The page set up and text are presented in an […]

Why I Didn’t Rebel: A Twenty-Two-Year-Old Explains Why She Stayed on the Straight and Narrow – And How Your Kids Can Too – Rebecca Gregoire Lindenbach

See larger image Why I Didn’t Rebel: A Twenty-Two-Year-Old Explains Why She Stayed on the Straight and Narrow—and How Your Kids Can Too This book tackles the myth that all teens rebel. The author uses her own experiences coupled with psychological research and in depth interviews to present her case. Ultimately, eight commonalities are […]

Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win – Rachel Ignotofsky

See larger image Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win If you are looking for a Christmas gift for a sports-loving tween/teen girl, this book would be a great pick!  Using the same format as Ignotofsky’s previous best-seller Women in Science, this volume recognizes the athletic achievements of women in sports.  […]

World View: Seeking Grace and Truth in Our Common Life – Marvin Olasky

See larger image World View: Seeking Grace and Truth in Our Common Life This collection of articles is written from a Christian viewpoint and covers a wide range of topics. Although one can read it cover to cover, it is really more of a reference resource. Whether you agree with Olasky’s views or not, […]

Bread Illustrated: A Step-By-Step Guide to Achieving Bakery-Quality Results at Home – The Editors at America’s Test Kitchen (Editor)

See larger image Bread Illustrated: A Step-By-Step Guide to Achieving Bakery-Quality Results At Home If you are interested in learning how to make delicious home-made bread, this is the book for you.  I have loved going thru and trying the recipes in this book.  Everything I have made has been wonderful.  I particularly liked […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Blogging Vacation

Our family is looking forward to enjoying Thanksgiving week together.  My next new post will be on Monday, November 27th.

Ordinary Graces: Word Gifts for Any Season – Lucinda Secrest McDowell

See larger image Ordinary Graces: Word Gifts for Any Season Ordinary Graces is a lovely devotional that is uplifting and inspiring. The book is divided into four sections: grace, strength, gratitude, and life. Each entry includes a Bible verse and a short story or reflection based upon one specific word from the verse. This […]

Way Back Wednesday ~ Saying Grace: A Prayer of Thanksgiving (Traditions of Faith) – Virginia Kroll

See larger image Saying Grace: A Prayer of Thanksgiving (Traditions of Faith) This post originally appeared November 2013.

Saying Grace: A Prayer of Thanksgiving is a sweet book that describes life as an early settler.  The story itself features a little girl named Grace who struggles to remember her spelling word for school – […]

Hug Me, Please! – Przemyslaw Wechterowicz

See larger image Hug Me, Please! I have to admit that the title of the book coupled with the image on the cover caught my attention when I was at the library.  It just looked like it would be a delight, and it is!  This sweet tale features a Daddy Bear and his son […]