The author, Shari Lopatin, of The Apollo Illusion contacted me a few months ago about sending me a Kindle version of her book that will be released on May 19th for me to write up a review about the book!  I’ve been asked in the past by authors to do this  and am really picky […]

Past review posts: Year 1 (lost) |  Year 2 | Year 3 | Year 4 | Year 5 | Year 6 | Year 7 | Year 8 |Year 9 | 1. The Key on the Quilt (The Quilt Chronicles book #1) by Stephanie Grace Whitson – 3.5 stars 2. There You’ll Find Me by Jenny B. Jones – 4 stars 3. Hero (Woodcutter […]

This year we are doing some American history and Asian history studies. This is one of the areas that I decided to not follow a set curriculum, but pretty much have been doing a DIY.  I am loving it.  It has caused my boys and I to read sometimes for hours and other times to […]

Everyone has a heavy heart these days.  With all the unrest of violence in the cities we hear about every single month, and possibly every single day for some, it is hard to feel a sense of peace or even find a moment where joy can take over. Osheta Moore has a really wonderful podcast […]

Past review posts: Year 1 (lost) |  Year 2 | Year 3 | Year 4 | Year 5 | Year 6 | Year 7 | Year 8 | Allegheny Gospel Trails by Virginia Crider – 3 stars The Selection (The Selection book #1) by Kiera Cass – 4 stars The Elite (The Selection book #2) by Kiera Cass – 4 stars The One […]

Past review posts: Year 1 (lost) |  Year 2 | Year 3 | Year 4 | Year 5 | Year 6 | Year 7 | 1. The Blood of Olympus (The Heroes of Olympus book #5) by Rick Riordan – 2.5 stars 2. The Evolution of Mara Dyer (Mara Dyer book #2) by Michelle Hodkin – 4 stars 3. The Naked Gospel: The […]

Ah, the post that is in draft mode on my blog throughout the year that I constantly update has finally been completed!  I think I enjoyed reading this year more than I ever have before, for I have never read this many books before in a year, nor enjoyed this many as well.  Just to […]