Big Book Push Gone Bust

Did I say that?  Well, it’s true.  My end-of-the-year brain child, the Big Book Push, was a bust.  The only book I read this month that was actually on my TBR list for this year is the Jamie Langston Turner selection Winter Birds (my thoughts here).  Oh, and I’ve also finished Turner‘s beautiful novel Some Wildflower … [Read more…]

Superior Scribbler Award

Thanks to my friend Janet who blogs at Across the Page, I am joining the ranks of 1200+ bloggers as a recipient of the Superior Scribbler Award.  I am honored to be included in such a lengthy list of what I can only assume are well thought-out, interesting blogs.  (It’s something I aspire to and perhaps … [Read more…]


I received the DVD Gymathtics to review for the TOS HomeschoolCrew.  Gymathtics is an exercise DVD that incorporates basic math into the exercise routine.  The exercise leader is an adult female and she leads a group of children from approximately age four or five through teen.  The exercises themselves are appropriate for children of all ages … [Read more…]