Book Reviews · Tuesday Truth

Tuesday Truth: Read a book, shine a light

I came across this quotation tonight while perusing Facebook: Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light. –Vera Nazarian And it struck me that perhaps this has been a major part of my problem over the last decade or so.  Not enough good book reading. … Continue reading Tuesday Truth: Read a book, shine a light

Be more series · homemaking · Ultimate Bundle Challenge

Ultimate Bundle Challenge Check-in #2 – Stretched Too Thin Pt. 1

I'm back with another Ultimate Bundle Challenge Check-in! This time, I'm reviewing my experience with "Stretched Too Thin" an online e-course from Jessica Turner who wrote The Fringe Hours: Making Time for You (which is on my reading list, but ironically, I haven't had time to read it).  This is a 10-day course that focuses on… Continue reading Ultimate Bundle Challenge Check-in #2 – Stretched Too Thin Pt. 1

Simplifying · Stray Thoughts Sunday · Teaching Moments

Stray Thoughts Sunday: Planning for a REAL Break

It is unbelievable to me that in one week I will be on Spring Break. And this year, I'm going to work really, really hard THIS week in an attempt to not work at all next week.  I have a lot to do.  I have a lot to do for work, at my house, and… Continue reading Stray Thoughts Sunday: Planning for a REAL Break

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Summer Book Review – To Live and Die in Dixie

To Live & Die in Dixie by Kathy Hogan Trocheck My rating: 5 of 5 stars I picked this up at the library because it was the first fiction book in author alpha order that seemed light and interesting enough to get through quickly and give me some reading momentum. I picked well! I will… Continue reading Summer Book Review – To Live and Die in Dixie