Category Archives: Random Reads

Nothing to Prove

I just finished the book Nothing to Prove and the workbook Proven. Every Monday, for the past couple of months, 4 other ladies and I got together to discuss this book, pray, and encourage one another. I really enjoyed this … Continue reading

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Random Reads: The Story of Egypt

The boys and I have really been enjoying our history studies this year so when I saw this at the library I didn’t hesitate to pick it up. Obviously, Egypt’s history spans a great many years and very little is … Continue reading

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Random Reads: The Last One, Eligible, and Living Your Strengths

The Last One by Alexandra Oliva was one of those can’t-put-it-down books. The first one in a long while, for me. I’m usually pretty good about being able to guess the ending or who-dunnit, but this one really had me … Continue reading

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Random Reads: Conspiracies of the Ruling Class

It’s fitting that I’ve finished this book just before the 4th of July.   I stumbled upon this book at the library and was instantly hooked. It’s one┬áthat I could only read in spurts because I’d get so annoyed and … Continue reading

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The KonMarie Method of Decluttering and Organizing

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about this book: Several moms in my holistic mom’s group on FB were singing the praises of the KonMarie method, but I was hesitant to try it out. Why? Well, when … Continue reading

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Random Reads: Dr. Mutter’s Marvels

“Place no dependence on your own genius, even if you possess it. If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if you have but moderate talents, industry will supply their deficiency-nothing is denied to well directed labor; nothing is … Continue reading

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Random Reads: Summer Reading List

I’m so grateful that both of my boys enjoy reading. We’ve really taken advantage of the library this summer! Here’s what I’ve read: The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette by Carolly Erickson I love historical fiction and really enjoyed this … Continue reading

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Random Reads: Unbroken

Unbroken, by Laura Hildebrand, was another Book Club pick. I like history and enjoy non-fiction so I tucked into this book eagerly. I didn’t expect to be so drawn in and blown away but, without a doubt, this was one … Continue reading

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The Harbinger

Our book club decided to read and discuss The Harbinger by Johnathon Cahn. Personally, I don’t believe that the U.S. is a modern-day Israel so I wasn’t expecting to be blown away by the “mysteries revealed” but I was at … Continue reading

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Random Reads: The Virgin’s Lover and The Boleyn Inheritance

I love history and I love reading, so it should come as no surprise that I love historical fiction. I find that I really enjoy books that are based on a real person and real events with just the details … Continue reading

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