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 | 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 […]

1. Leto at the summer program at our church with a new friend he made recently.  They were working on charcoal drawings. 2. I read a lot. I get my books for free through paperbackswap.com.  Here I am taping up a book I recently finished that I was to mail out to someone else who wants to read […]

1. Rob took a few minutes out to longboard with three other guys (one isn’t pictured).  They are all dads too. 2. Leto has been taking pre-ballet for a full year.  He got to perform “The Little Humpback Horse” in a Gala.  He’ll be entering Beginner Ballet classes this summer and he can’t wait.  He […]

Although we don’t have many books about the snow, we do have some that the boys enjoy that I thought I’d share!  I apologize that I didn’t scan pages this time, but it takes a lot of work and taking pictures is just easier for me.  Even though Leto reads chapter books on his own […]