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Framed for Murder by Mary Alford

Framed for Murder by Mary Alford is part of the Harlequin Love Inspired Suspense series.  It is the first Christian romance book I have ever read, and I am hooked! What I disliked: It honestly had all the elements I look for in a book: alpha male, strong female, suspense and romance/love. What I liked:… Continue reading Framed for Murder by Mary Alford

Becky's Favorite Books, Kids, Open Books, PreK Books, Uncategorized

Cool Time Song by Carole Lexa Schaefer

Cool Time Song is written by Carole Lexa Schaefer and Illustrated by Pierr Morgan.  It was given to us by Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, and I am very thankful.  This is not a book I would have picked up off the shelf for myself, but it's magical and transports you to a different place. What… Continue reading Cool Time Song by Carole Lexa Schaefer

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Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman

Wow. Just wow. I ran across a quote from the book "Here on Earth" by Alice Hoffman on one of my favorite blogs, Everyday Strange, and it piqued my curiosity enough to fork over some dough for a read slightly different than my go-to. It was so worth every penny. "Here on Earth" by Alice Hoffman… Continue reading Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman

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“We’re not going to fall. We’re going to soar.”

Congratulations to the Eagles on their win last night, felling our Vikes and soaring to the Super Bowl. Though I can't say I was rooting for the Eagles last night, I just may in a couple weeks.  IF they quit trying to steal our chant that is. I mean, honestly, the chant is all we've… Continue reading “We’re not going to fall. We’re going to soar.”

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It’s not the lie that’s the problem:

I think we can all agree that lies create deep gorges between two people, gorges that take extraordinarily purposeful effort to heal.  I think the quote above is meant to define the space lies create in relationships, but I think it can also be stretched to mean the space lies create within ourselves. I was… Continue reading It’s not the lie that’s the problem:

Becky's Favorite Books, Open Books, Toddler Books, Uncategorized

Shapes by Katie Cox

Shapes by Katie Cox is a bright colored board book perfect for toddlers.  It is a high quality book with a padded cover, making it safer for the littles with poor coordination. What I disliked: I liked this book.  No criticisms. What I liked: I loved the padded cover, brightly colored attractive pages with only… Continue reading Shapes by Katie Cox

Becky's Favorite Books, Elementary Books, Open Books, Uncategorized

Pinkalicious The Princess of Pink Slumber Party by Victoria Kann

The Princess of Pink Slumber Party is part of Victoria Kann's Pinkalicious series, a series of elementary books my daughter and I have loved reading.  It is an I Can Read Beginning Reading 1 book, probably about second grade independent reading. What I disliked: The Pinkalicious books are some of my favorites, no criticisms here. What… Continue reading Pinkalicious The Princess of Pink Slumber Party by Victoria Kann

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The Hookup By Kristen Ashley, Moonlight & Motoroil Series

As the temps plummeted over our Christmas/New Years vacation this year, I took it as a great excuse to stay indoors and curl up with a book. After perusing the internet, I happened upon FMA Feeding My Addiction Book Reviews blog with a post about the freshly published book "The Hookup" by Kristin Ashley.  I… Continue reading The Hookup By Kristen Ashley, Moonlight & Motoroil Series