Amanda talks about parental sleep depravation. “All those people out there who don’t have children yet…enjoy the sleep…SAVOR the sleep!” Use hashtag #hallelujahhour
Amanda “Mama Train” tells us about what the Hallelujah Hour is and why she hasn’t ...
Wow! October seemed to fly by. I hope you enjoyed our “31 Days of Music”. ...
Oops! I forgot to write my Top Ten Tuesday post, and it’s now Wednesday! So, ...
1. People change. Always. Kevin and I are not the same twitterpated teens we were ...
This is a “Life with Girls” post a-la-Mama-Tutu. I don’t know if it’s all girls, or just my theatre/music lovin’ chickadees, but mine are always singing or listening to something. I touched on that a bit in this post. I thought I’d share with you three of the top songs that have been on […]
Joining the Broke & the Bookish today for another Top Ten Tuesday post. Today’s topic? My Top Ten Favorite Heroines. Only ten? Yikes! Okay, I’ll try. In no particular order… 1. Mary Lennox from The Secret Garden. I love the scene where spoiled Mary goes in and gives Colin what for during one of his tantrums. […]
Lady Thief by A.C. Gaughen Goodreads Summary: Scarlet’s true identity has been revealed, but her future is uncertain. Her forced marriage to Lord Gisbourne threatens Robin and Scarlet’s love, and as the royal court descends upon Nottingham for the appointment of a new Sheriff, the people of Nottingham hope that Prince John will appoint their […]
Freeing Your Child From Anxiety by Tamar E. Chansky Goodreads Summary: Childhood should be a happy, carefree time. Yet too many children are stressed-out and exhibiting symptoms of anxiety. In Freeing Your Child from Anxiety, childhood anxiety expert Dr. Tamar Chansky shares a proven approach for helping children build emotional resilience for a happier and […]
Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen Goodreads Summary: Many readers know the tale of Robin Hood, but they will be swept away by this new version full of action, secrets, and romance. Posing as one of Robin Hood’s thieves to avoid the wrath of the evil Thief Taker Lord Gisbourne, Scarlet has kept her identity secret from […]
The Last Time We Say Goodbye by Cynthia Hand Goodreads Summary: There’s death all around us. We just don’t pay attention. Until we do. The last time Lex was happy, it was before. When she had a family that was whole. A boyfriend she loved. Friends who didn’t look at her like she might break […]
Champion by Marie Lu Goodreads Summary: June and Day have sacrificed so much for the people of the Republic—and each other—and now their country is on the brink of a new existence. June is back in the good graces of the Republic, working within the government’s elite circles as Princeps-Elect, while Day has been assigned […]
I had a lovely Valentines’ Day. I had the morning entirely to myself, which I spent running errands, including a trip to the bookstore to pick up the new Cynthia Hand novel, which I brought home and promptly read. The evening was spent shadowing my favorite usher at the Hobby Center, where we helped out, and then […]
Prodigy by Marie Lu Goodreads Summary: Injured and on the run, it has been seven days since June and Day barely escaped Los Angeles and the Republic with their lives. Day is believed dead having lost his own brother to an execution squad who thought they were assassinating him. June is now the Republic’s most […]