Traitor!

I have a confession. I feel like a traitor. Really. The Pastor bought me a Nook. Why does that make me feel like a traitor? Well, I am a hardcore Amazon girl. Really. It is quite sad, really. But when it came to buying an e-reader, I went back and forth, hemmed and hawed, until …

Reading With Children

In May, I began keeping track of all the books I read to the kids, along with ratings for each book. This week, we reached the 100 book mark! Yay! In celebration, I'm sharing with you the best books out of that 100 that we loved! A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon. This is …

Preschool

We officially started "Homeschool Preschool" a couple weeks ago. I had planned on waiting to do anything "formal" for another year, but the kids were begging me. (When can we learn to read? When can we do that book? When can we have school? Will you teach me?) I had read A Well Trained Mind …

Reading A Lot

My camera is still broken. I'm not sure when I'll get it fixed. I'm not blogging for the kids until I replace it. I won't be blogging here as much until it is replaced. Not sure when that will be. But I have been reading bunches! Peeps by Scott Westerfeld After reading Uglies, Pretties, Specials, …

I’ve Been Reading

Some of you might remember that I resolved to read more this year. I did not make a new year's resolution- I simply decided I would read more this year to try to rekindle my love for reading. My love has been soured by several terrible books and I felt like nothing else was worth …