Outside or Inside? {Review of The Path Between Us by Suzanne Stabile}

"Looking through the lens of the Enneagram makes it possible to better understand ourselves and others, increase our acceptance and compassion, and navigate the paths between us." The Path Between Us by Suzanne Stabile, p.4 My alarm went off at 5AM. My late-night goal-ful self had been planning to run hills outside before it got … Continue reading Outside or Inside? {Review of The Path Between Us by Suzanne Stabile}

Fiercehearted by Holley Gerth {Review}

"So here's to whatever brings us to the point where we can no longer stay the same. Here's to keeping the front door open. Here's to doing the brave, hard thing. Here's to being fiercehearted." Fiercehearted: Live Fully, Love Bravely by Holley Gerth, p.21   I read this book in January and I loved it. … Continue reading Fiercehearted by Holley Gerth {Review}

A ONE Way to Quick Lit

First things first. I've wanted to participate Modern Mrs Darcy's Quick Lit link-up more often, but I had it in my head that I had to write about the books I'd read from May 15th-June 15th. And the idea of splitting the month of reading right in the middle just made my mind too tired … Continue reading A ONE Way to Quick Lit

Noah’s Car Park Ark (Review and A Few Other Books On My List)

Lately I've been on the lookout for picture books that entertain but also teach. I also love a good Bible story retelling. So I was happy to see this title available through Intervarsity Press. Noah's Car Park Ark by Paul Kerensa, Illustrated by Liz and Kate Pope. This is a cute retelling of Noah's Ark. The … Continue reading Noah’s Car Park Ark (Review and A Few Other Books On My List)

Emboldened by Tara Beth Leach {Essay Inspired by/ Book Review}

(Review copy provided by IVPress) "This is our story! We are fierce, intellectually astute women who are brilliantly made to not accept simple answers. We are wise teachers and colleagues of some of the world's most renowned and brightest scholars. We look to men as co-laborers in this great work and aren't afraid to push … Continue reading Emboldened by Tara Beth Leach {Essay Inspired by/ Book Review}

Side Hustle by Chris Guillebeau {Book Review}

Book review time! This review has been a loooong time coming (sorry, world!) since it came out last September. But today's the day! Side Hustle: From Idea to Income in 27 Days by Chris GuillebeauSide Hustle walks you through the process of creating an income generating side project. It begins with what makes a good … Continue reading Side Hustle by Chris Guillebeau {Book Review}

Long Days of Small Things by Catherine McNiel {Book Review}

"God formed our bodies on purpose and called them good. In the seasons of life he gives us, we encounter and know a unique part of God and his creation that cannot be know without our voice, without our teaching. We represent a part of God's image that the world cannot see except by looking … Continue reading Long Days of Small Things by Catherine McNiel {Book Review}

My Favorite Books in 2017

I've dithered for a couple weeks over how to pick the best out of the 117 books. A little insurmountable. But I went through my Goodreads and narrowed down all my 5 stars books until I was left with these. I'll spare you the gory details. Here are my top 11! My non-fiction favorites fall … Continue reading My Favorite Books in 2017

A Booklist for Habitual Improvers (Addendum to an MMD booklist)

This is an unsolicited addendum to a fantastic list, 15 Inspiring and practical books to help you achieve your New Year's resolutions, on Modern Mrs Darcy. I was so excited to read through this list and add some more books to my booklist, but to my surprise I had already read (or tried and decided it … Continue reading A Booklist for Habitual Improvers (Addendum to an MMD booklist)

The Wisdom of God by A.W Tozer {Book Review}

    The Wisdom of God: Letting His Truth and Goodness Direct Your Steps is a compilation of sermons/writings from theologian A.W Tozer. It would be easy to take this as a list of directions (as the subtitle implies), but if you read it mainly to deepen your understanding of God and His Wisdom, than it … Continue reading The Wisdom of God by A.W Tozer {Book Review}