Omg! I can't imagine a better novel to kick of the year. I couldn't put it down! Such a great sister book that had me laughing, crying and soul searching. Who would go hiking/camping for many days without an experienced guide? Two total opposite sisters who've held resentment against each other for many years. Their … Continue reading All That We Carried: Book Review
I hope everyone had a good Christmas and start of the year. ❤️ We enjoyed quiet holidays due to the pandemic. But I'm so grateful we made it to 2021. I started the year with a broken phone. I got a new one on the 4th but haven't figured out how to transfer my pictures … Continue reading Happy New Year!
Laura captures my heart! As she tries to solve the mystery at hand I feel for her as I too have felt like a castaway. It's adventurous, mysterious, romantic, and the waves pulled me into the depth of my soul searching for a place of belonging. The satisfying ending left me smiling and pondering for … Continue reading Another Heart Winning Novel by Julie Klassen
What are your traditions? This year I'm hosting an advent book club and you're invited! If you love A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, you will enjoy Keeping Christmas by @allisonkpittman. The 25 advent reflections bring out the spiritual analogies made in this cherished classic. The author was able to use direct quotes by Charles … Continue reading Christmas Advent
I'm in over my head with Netgalley reviews! If I don't catch up by the end of the year, I'll make it my New Years' resolution 😆. While I'm still posting on Amazon, I decided to only select my favorite from each genre to share on this post and hopefully one will appeal to to … Continue reading A Little Bit for Everyone
Such a tender novel that brought me to tears throughout the whole book! I was moved by the rawness of humanity and the satisfactory ending. What does an abandoned baby in the woods have in common with the homeless man that found her? A story about belonging. Bravo Amanda Cox for bringing the topics of … Continue reading Beautiful Debut
My pause spiked as I ran for my life alongside Zoe and Lucy. I had no idea who the bad guys were. Was it Lucy? The government agents behind us? Fast pace good! As I read along, I cheered each POV not knowing if they were trustworthy. Probably the best thrillers my hands has grasped … Continue reading Exhilarating!!
I'm so excited I got to be on Jaime Jo Wright street team! If you want a good goose bump book, here it is! An exhilarating book that creeped me out, touched my soul, and made me want a baby elephant 🐘 lol. Externally these ladies have murders to solve and are trying not to … Continue reading Thrilling!!
Last weekend one of my aunts, Mom's sister, passed away. The burial is often the hardest part and my mom fell apart in her sorrow for a while. Later that day when I was leaving my parents' house she walked me out and exclaimed, "Look at this flower! I've been waiting for it to bloom … Continue reading Hope
I know summer ain't over but with COVID still keeping us at arms length from everyone, not much will change in my life until school starts for my kiddos. How is everyone doing? Me? Well I had myself a 7.01 lbs of a baby on May 29th ❤️ 👶. Only my husband was allowed to … Continue reading Summer Summary