February 2017 Reading List

RachelBlog, Books, Reading List

Well, February blew in and blew out in a matter of 28 days, and I was only able to meet half my reading goal for the month. As I mentioned in my first reading post here, I’m challenging myself to … Read More

Top 15 Classic KidLit Characters

RachelBlog, Books, Reading List

As I browsed through my daughter’s book pile for a bedtime story recently, I was amused at the variety of titles that we have collected. From stories about princesses and magical castles to stories about characters who overcome obstacles by … Read More

January 2017 Reading List

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Hello Everyone! Can you believe it’s February already?! Each year I challenge myself to read as many books as I can. Some years I compete with my friends (Hi Sherri!). Some years I just give myself a number to reach … Read More

For the Love

RachelBooks, Life, Wordy Wednesday

Hello Readers! Along with many other inspirational bloggers, I am super excited to be a part of Jen Hatmaker’s “For the Love” Blog Tour! I pre-ordered my copy of her book way back in June (okay, June was only 2 … Read More

Top 20 Tuesday

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Since we started our Top Book List with the 19th century, we thought it made just a smidge of sense to keep going and move into the 20th century. So, here is our list of favorite kids classics from the … Read More

Top 10 List Begins

RachelBlog, Books, Life

Are you an avid reader? We are! So much so that we actually have a contest going to see who can read the most books by the end of the year. Of course, this also means we have quite a … Read More