Summer Reading Suggestions and Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

  Summer is in full swing and the heat index is rising. I'm so grateful for our a/c these days. It makes the heat and humidity more bearable and also sets the stage for relaxing afternoon reading time. What are you and your kids reading this summer? In recent month's we've enjoyed … [Read more...]

Learning from Christian Heroes – Corrie ten Boom

Recently I mentioned to some friends I would like to find stories about missionaries and other Christian heros we could read out loud as a family. Well, what do you know, soon after I found out members of the Homeschool Review Crew were going to be given the opportunity to receive and review a book … [Read more...]

Captain Absolutely Review

  In our home, I'm often outnumbered when it comes to favorite choices of entertainment. The majority of those living in my household get all hyped up over superheros, evil villains, quirky sidekicks. I'm not one of them, but when the opportunity to read and review a copy of Captain … [Read more...]

The Secret Bridge by Lamplighter Publishing {A Review}

I've always had a soft spot for old-fashioned romance. When given the opportunity to read and review a copy of the The Secret Bridge by Amy Le Feurve I did not hesitate to say, 'Yes!" When this lovely, may I say 'luxurious' hardback copy of the novel arrived I swooned just a little. The beautiful … [Read more...]

Shepherd, Potter, Spy–and the Star Namer {A Review}

Through the years, as I've read Bible stories to my children we've often talked about what it would really have been like living during those times. What would a young man like David see around him as he picked up those stones for his sling? How would it be, living in a tent, wandering through the … [Read more...]