Book review, Children's Books, homeschooling

Book Review: Get to Know Mary by Nancy I. Sanders

I received a free copy of this book from Book Look Bloggers in exchange for my honest opinion.  This post contains affiliate links. Please see disclosure page for more information.  Nancy I. Sanders’ has a great biography series for children called the Get to Know series.  I was excited to choose Get to Know Mary… Read More Book Review: Get to Know Mary by Nancy I. Sanders

Book review, Children's Books

Book Review: Isabella Star of the Story by Jennifer Fosberry

  Isabella Star of the Story is the third installment of the Isabella book series by Jennifer Fosberry.  In this book, Isabella visits the public library with her parents declaring on the way in the door, “And my name is NOT Isabella.” Isabella then proceeds to introduce herself as various literary characters while she explores… Read More Book Review: Isabella Star of the Story by Jennifer Fosberry

Book review, Non-Fiction

Book Review: 101 Conversation Starters for Families

I requested and received this cute little book, 101 Conversation Starters for Families, from Northfield Publishers via the MP Newsroom blogger review program.  I loved Gary Chapman’s book, The Five Love Languages and thought this would be a neat book to use to get our girls talking about something other than Minecraft and Harry Potter.… Read More Book Review: 101 Conversation Starters for Families

Book review, Non-Fiction

Book Review: Plain Faith, A True Story of Tragedy, Loss and Leaving the Amish

When I was ten years old my parents took our family to Pennsylvania Dutch Country for vacation.  I’ve been intrigued with the Amish community ever since.  I’ve always dreamed of spending just a day on an Amish farm.  Observing, learning, taking in all the simplicity.    We’ve been back to visit several times since then and I am… Read More Book Review: Plain Faith, A True Story of Tragedy, Loss and Leaving the Amish