Category Archives: Time to Read

Sabbath: Finding Rest, Renewal, and Delight in Our Busy Lives by Wayne Muller

Rest, Renewal, and Delight? I’ll take some of that! I LOVED this book. Wayne Muller discusses several aspects of Sabbath, such as Rest, Rhythm, Time, Happiness, Wisdom, and Consecration. He also gives practices at the end of each chapter, which … Continue reading

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Boundaries with Kids

Over the past few months I’ve been meeting with my good friend Claire to read and discuss Boundaries with Kids by Cloud and Townsend. Out of the handful of parenting books that I’ve read, this is one of my favorites … Continue reading

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Christmas Picture Books

I do realize Christmas is only a couple weeks away, but you still have time to share some great Christmas picture books with your kids. Here are a few of our favorites: This Is The Stable by Cynthia Cotten. This … Continue reading

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Reckless Faith: Let Go and Be Led

This book was such an enjoyable read for me. Beth Guckenberger writes about experiences and people that have challenged her and shaped in her a “reckless faith.” This book was challenging, inspiring, touching, and heartfelt. Each chapter was a story … Continue reading

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Have a New Kid by Friday

I recently finished reading Have a New Kid by Friday by Dr. Kevin Leman. All in all, I enjoyed this book and thought it had some very helpful parenting/discipline techniques. The one thing I really didn’t like is the title. … Continue reading

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My terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.

I think I’ll move to Australia. A recent favorite at our house has been Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst. I love that I remember reading this book when I was little and … Continue reading

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Passing down a Passion for Reading

I love to read.  If I had a free day to do whatever I wanted…reading would be at the top of my list.  However, at this point in my life, as hard as I try, and as much as I … Continue reading

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