Posts made in February, 2013

Being a Grumplestiltskin

Being a Grumplestiltskin

When my kids are cranky, I often refer to them as “Grumplestiltskin.” Well, today it’s my turn. Actually, it’s been my turn for a while now. I’ve been quiet about my grumpies because I’ve felt like I’ve been unusually grumpier than usual. And as I tell my kids, “who wants to hear from a Grumplestiltskin?” Grumpy number one: People who ask...

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The Emotionally Healthy Woman: Eight Things You Have to Quit to Change Your Life by Geri Scazzero

The Emotionally Healthy Woman: Eight Things You Have to Quit to Change Your Life by Geri Scazzero

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for...

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Chicken Dreams… Coming True?

Chicken Dreams… Coming True?

Many of you know my desire to have chickens. And if you don’t, well, I want chickens. And bees. In my backyard. I’ve become more and more interested in Urban Homesteading- partially for environmental reasons, partially for nutrition reasons, and partially for faith reasons. However, in our area, we’re not allowed to have chickens in our backyard. Many of my friends do it anyway,...

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