My Review of Breaking Busy

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  This past year can be summed up in two words: Launch Teams. I had my first Launch Team experience with Jen Hatmaker and her book For The Love. Nothing will compare to that experience, BUT… launch teams in and of themselves are amazing. My most recent experience was for the book Breaking Busy by Alli Worthington.   I had never heard of Alli before, but considering all the books I had read this past year about “busyness” I was highly interested … Read More

Family Ski Vacation

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  We all need to get away. Especially in the midst of Winter in the midwest. I have come to learn and very much appreciate the value that vacations bring to a family. They do not need to be extravagant trips to other countries. In fact, with 4 kids, that does not sound like a vacation at all! It simply needs to be time set aside for your family to re-connect and step away from the everyday rut that you … Read More

Sneak Peek of What I Will Be Reading in 2016

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So, as you can see, I already have a pile of books that I want to read this year. And let’s not talk about the number of books waiting to be read in my kindle app. I *might* have a slight addiction to buying kindle books if they are priced at $2.99. Just saying.   I have already started reading Savor by Shauna Niequist. I absolutely love her writing and I would probably say that her book Bread and Wine is in … Read More

My 5 Star Reads of 2015

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  This past year I upped my reading goal. The last couple of years I set a goal of reading 12 books a year, and I was able to meet that goal fairly easily. However, I felt challenged for 2015. For 2015, I set my reading goal at 24 books – double what it had been in the past. Now, I am not a lifetime reader. I grew up hating reading. Hating it. I bought cliff notes. {I wish I … Read More

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