Here’s What We’re Reading- Summer 2017

I must say, we have had an awesome Summer!!  Part of what makes it awesome is that we’ve had a lot of time for Reading!  Here’s a peek into our Summer 2017 book shelf!! Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey Ignite Me by Tahereh Rafi The Little Things by Andy Andrews Leaving Home by Garrison […]

Spring Break 2017- Kiawah Island, South Carolina Part 3 of 3

Well, this is part 3 of our Spring Break adventure- WELCOME BACK!! THE PLANTATION Toward the end of the trip, we visited a plantation (Magnolia Plantation & Gardens) which was just outside of Charleston.  The home you see was not the original home on the property- there were 2 previous homes that had been burned […]

Here’s What We’re Reading!! Fall 2016

    Love Your Life, Not Theirs by Rachel Cruz- I’m reading this book right now.  Rachel’s attitude is amazing and real when she talks about “keeping up with the Joneses.” Love her philosophy for budgeting and telling your money where to go!   Recreated by Colleen Holick– The second book in the Egyptian inspired […]

Week in Review- Memorial Day Weekend

Why is it that I always get Memorial Day and Labor Day mixed up?  Does that happen to anyone else? Well….Welcome to our Memorial Day, 2016!  Memorial Day usually signifies the start of Summer for us!  When we heard that the weather forecast for the weekend was going to be a rainy one at our […]

Week in Review- October 2nd, 2015

Growing up, my husband had a small book in his collection called “Happiness is….a warm blanket.” The book was based on characters from the Peanuts cartoon. I’m not quite sure why he loved the book, but I loved the book because it celebrated the little things in life!  It DIDN’T say happiness is winning the […]

Week in Review- 4th of July 2015 Edition!

The 4th of July weekend was a long weekend for us!! Minnie said “Let’s Hit the Road, People!!”  ROADTRIP!! We headed north to our house in Central Wisconsin.  Heading north means one thing- Relaxation! The guys hit the golf course a couple of the days! Book reading is always a good choice! Especially with faithful […]

Here’s What We’re Reading! Fall 2014

We’re readers in this house….well, all except for one of us. He seems to be more interested in looking up cars online or reading Auto Trader magazine- hey, that’s reading, right?? Here’s what we’re reading: Me:  Simplify by Bill Hybels. Let’s be honest here..I’m a sucker for self help books! Bill shares from his personal experience […]

Here’s what we’re reading…May 2013

Just wanted to share the books that we’re reading right now.  We still have a few weeks of school left, so there’s not much time for reading, but I know my family will get back into reading once school is out! Here are the first three… Made to Crave by Lysa Terkeurst:  This is my […]