devotional time Christian poetry

I've always loved poetry, so with great excitement I dove into my review of Working it out: Poetry Analysis with George Herbert, from Everyday Education, LLC. I've had a wonderful month, refreshing my devotional time with Christian poetry. Who is George Herbert? I first "met" the priest-poet George Herbert in college, since as a creative writing major, I… Read More ->

childrens history books

This month the boys and I have been turning back a page in time with children's history books that put kids in the moment! This review of these four titles are brought to you by Carole P. Roman and Awaywegomedia.com: If You Were Me and Lived in...Renaissance Italy (An Introduction to Civilizations Throughout Time) (Volume 2) If… Read More ->

life creative book review

I'll admit I had no idea how motherhood would shape and reshape my life. God had special plans on that one, plans yet unfolding as I follow His leading. It's been a journey of purpose in raising children and the repurposing of God-given talents and yearnings. I didn't realize how much I had neglected (yet… Read More ->

My Favorite Poetry Books for Children

I'll admit I have grown to love children's poetry (sophisticated verse created for little ones, not just silly rhymes!) a bit more than "grown-up" poetry. It's light, lyrical, well-crafted, and still conveys deep and poignant messages. Here's a few of my favorite poetry books for children. Toasting Marshmallows by Kristen O'Connell George Come along with a… Read More ->