Category Archives: the book nook

7 of my favorite blogs :: (and why I read them regularly)

7 favorite blogs

The Internet can be a great place to find information AND inspiration! Read about a few of my favorite blogs and why I enjoy them so much.


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A Peek Into Last Week :: my birthday, a cousins retreat, cleaning house and more

a peek

Just an update on life happenings this week of November! Birthday celebrations, cousins and more…

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what I’m reading, listening to, and watching now :: november 2015

what i'm reading

Today I’m sharing not only great reads (in my opinion of course), but also what I am listening to or watching — feel free to share yours in the comments!

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A Peek Into Last Week :: Whole30 week 3, Silhouette stickers, Sabbatical start and a thumb injury!

whole30 salad

Last week began with the close of our annual church camping trip — a wonderful time of connection with this group we love so much. The week also ushered in our Sabbatical start! Though we had a few things to wrap up due to taking off a bit early for said camping trip, we were […]

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good reads, good days


June is moving way too fast I think…. My days are full, more than normal; still adjusting to new schedules and routines for our family.  Each week is better and we’re moving into a rhythm that feels right. As much as possible, I’m trying to soak up the beauty and freedom of summer days. Resisting the […]

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10 of our Favorite Gardening Books for Preschoolers

gardening books for preschoolers

This past winter (so glad that’s behind us!), I posted a list of 10 of our favorite preschool winter books. A reader emailed in asking if I would consider other posts like this one, and today I’m happy to share more of our favorites, this time around gardening! Now, you must know I am not […]

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