“If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?”

-Percy Bysshe Shelley


  • A Book in Hand

    Mom Essentials: For Women of All Seasons

    The church ladies and I recently finished our latest Wednesday night Bible study via the Mom Essentials, 10 Words Successful Mothers Live By by Kasey Johnson. When I received the book as a member of Beacon Hill Press’ Off the Shelf Bloggers, I suggested it as a group study and the gals, while not all moms, jumped on board. Of course, since it was my suggestion I was elected to facilitate the 11-session study and the fun began. There were about six to 10 of us that took part in the study each week and, as I said, not everyone was a mom. We had grandmothers, great-grandmothers, single moms, married moms and…

  • A Book in Hand

    Off the Shelf — Live Inspired Book 2

    I received a complimentary copy of this book in exchange for my honest and personal opinions. I’m finally getting the chance to pass along my thoughts and opinions of Live Inspired Book 2 as a member of the Beacon Hill Press Off the Shelf Bloggers. I’m really excited to be a part of this group of book reviewers and hope that you find this critique helpful for your future book selections. I haven’t read Book 1 of this series, so I won’t be comparing the two, but I did evaluate Book 2 on it’s own merit and content. Live Inspired Book 2 is a 90-day devotional for students that teaches Biblical life lessons through…