A Sweet and Bitter Providence

A Sweet and Bitter Providence

  This was a great read.  Especially if you feel like you’ve got the rotten deal in life at this point in time.  The book is well written and an easy read!  Piper goes step by step through the biblical story of Ruth and Naomi talking about how it seems like they have been dealt(…)

Family cloth

Family cloth

Some may think it gross, but it actually works very well for our family! So what is it you say!?!?! An alternative to toilet paper! I use it exclusively, but the rest of the family, sparingly. However, I’m the only female (except for baby Aisling who is only 8 weeks so she only uses the(…)

Oatmeal Bake

Oatmeal Bake

The following recipes are different variations of the same thing depending on your diet. I’ve posted the three options and how to change them so that more may benefit! 😉 This is a fantastic breakfast and holds little tummies all the way to lunchtime!… and mine too!

Thank You, Grandpa

Thank You, Grandpa

Thank you, Grandpa By, Plourde, Lynnne This is a great story about a little girl who has a close relationship with her grandfather. They explore and enjoy nature together and start to comprend and cope with death. In the end the little girl says thank you and good bye to her grandfather. This book made(…)

Banana Boats

Banana Boats

I think this blog will quickly be a lot about food. That is our lives these days! A few weeks before Thanksgiving, last year, Brian was told that he was intolerant to corn, soy, dairy and gluten and he should also not be eating any grains or sugars. He has had a history of high(…)

Why We Get Fat

Why We Get Fat

So why a book report… haven’t I gotten out of grade school by now? Didn’t I write enough that I should never want to ever write them again? Or not even look at one until I have to review the ones my kids have to write? Well, I do have a goal to read 24(…)

Book List for 2011

Book list for 2011: Non-Ficton: 1. √  –Steve Saint 2. √  – Robert Mendelsohn 3. √  – Gary Taubes 4. √  – Ted Tripp 5. √  – John Piper 6. √ –Stella Suberman 7. √  – Rick Bragg – – growing up poor in Alabama and over coming poverty 8. – J.C. Ryle 9. √  – Jon Krakauer(…)