India by Debra Schoenberger About the book: (from the author) I have always been fascinated by the sheer beauty and diversity in Indian culture. “Sensory overload in a glance” is an apt description of a country that is always in movement. To be able to stand still in the middle of all that movement allows me to really “see” […]
I was hooked by this book’s subtitle: “What every woman needs to live her God-given passions out loud.” Yes, please, I could use some more of that. And when it comes from one of Christian music’s most engaging voices? I’m all ears. Finding Your Voice: What Every Woman Needs to Live Her God-Given Passions Out […]
“A celebration of motherhood, creativity, and the faith that binds them.” Life Creative: Inspiration for Today’s Renaissance Mom by Wendy Speake & Kelli Stuart About this book: (from the publisher) What was God thinking when He created you creative and then gave you children? Creative moms often feel as though they must lay their passions down. But God […]
The Fifth Avenue Artists Society by Joy Callaway About this book: (from the publisher) The Bronx, 1891. Virginia Loftin, the boldest of four artistic sisters in a family living in genteel poverty, knows what she wants most: to become a celebrated novelist despite her gender, and to marry Charlie, the boy next door and her first love.
Happy almost-weekend, friends! Just a quick note to let you know my pal Jamie from Books and Beverages can’t seem to contain her creativity…she’s up to more bookish goodness over at The Shoppe! First, there are these For the Love of Literature Prints. Classy. I’m trying to decide which one (or two or three) would look best […]
Sometimes it’s all about the little things, you know? I love fall for many reasons, but one of my favorite reasons has got to be the pumpkins. Pumpkin picking…pumpkin carving…okay, maybe I’m not so much into the carving as I’m into watching my family carve. My job is to roast the seeds. My favorite recipe […]
If you’ve taken a stroll around my site recently, you may have noticed new artwork on many of my standing web pages (here, here, & here). Where did I find such heartwarmingly whimsical illustrations? Well, I’ll tell you. Meet Gracie Klumpp, an illustrator with a passion for finding and communicating people’s stories. She believes we all have a […]