Monthly Archives: March, 2013

CWA Review:On a Quest for Christ by:Lisa A. Wulf

About the Book: Understanding your personal journey opens a door to new spiritual growth. “On a Quest for Christ,” a 30-day devotional, will help you trace your steps from the first whispers of faith to resting in God’s arms. Gentle questions guide the telling of your story while prayers and comforting scripture enrich your reflections. The …

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Review: Bread&Wine by:Shauna Niequist

About the Book:As a follow up to her two-bestselling books, Bittersweet and Cold Tangerines, author and blogger Shauna Niequist returns with the perfect read for those who love food and value the community and connection of family and friends around the table. Bread & Wine is a collection of essays about family relationships, friendships, and …

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TOS Review:A Journey Through Learning

Currently, for the TOS Homeschool Crew we are reviewing A Journey Through Learning‘s lapbooks and unit studies. The ones that I was able to put together for this review were the Knights and Castles Lapbook with Study Guide and the Astronomy and Space Unit Study. This is not our first time doing a lapbook or …

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Review:Invisible by:Ginny L. Yttrup

 About the Book:Ellyn DeMoss–chef, cafe owner, and lover of butter–is hiding behind her extra weight. But what is she hiding? While Ellyn sees the good in others, she has only condemnation for herself. So when a handsome widower claims he’s attracted to Ellyn, she’s certain there’s something wrong with him. Sabina Jackson–tall, slender, and exotic–left …

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March Madness

Welcome to March Madness! Where You Can Get Discounts, Free Books and More!March 27th-28th only For two days only, several best-selling authors have joined together to offer their books for free or 99 cents to avid readers. Readers can download or order 40+ new books, saving over 50, and enter to win a $25 Amazon …

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Review: The Adventures of Joe-Joe Nut & Biscuit Bill (Case #3 The Secret of the Missing Arch)

 About the Book:The elementary school at Acorn Valley holds an art fundraiser to help local animals whose homes were lost due to natural disasters. Four famous local artists–Claude Monet Mongoose, Georgia O’Giraffe, Vincent Van Goat and Pablo Picasso Peacock–have generously donated their weather-themed paintings for a charity auction. But a monkey wrench is thrown into …

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Celebrate the release of Lead Your Family Like Jesus with Tricia by entering her iPad Mini Giveaway

Celebrate the release of Lead Your Family Like Jesus with Tricia by entering her iPad Mini Giveaway and RSVPing for the Lead, Momma Lead LIVE Webcast Event (with MomLife Today’s Tracey Eyster) on April 16th.   One winner will receive: An iPad Mini A Tricia Goyer library  Enter today by clicking one of the icons …

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Simply Potatoes Review

  Recently I had the chance to try some hash browns and I thought you all might like to hear how incredibly easy it was to prepare these and to also draw your attention to a giveaway on the company’s website. We busy moms need a go to product that is as simple as opening …

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Litfuse Review:Lead Your Family Like Jesus by:Blanchard/Hodges/Goyer

  About the Book:Powerful Parenting Principles from the Creator of Families (Focus on the Family/Tyndale) – Does your family need a five-star general at the helm? A psychologist? A referee? Ken Blanchard, best-selling co-author of The One Minute Manager and Lead Like Jesus, points to a better role model: the Son of God. Joined by …

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Review: Decisive by:Chip Heath&Dan Heath

  About the Book:Chip and Dan Heath, the bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick, tackle one of the most critical topics in our work and personal lives: how to make better decisions.    Research in psychology has revealed that our decisions are disrupted by an array of biases and irrationalities: We’re overconfident. We seek out …

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