Continuing the Conversation

I want to keep sharing other people’s stories or articles from around the internet this year, so here are three new posts to share. Women Are Demanding Miscarriages be Part of School's Sex Education Curriculum This is happening in Scotland after an outcry that a miscarriage depicted on a TV show wasn't realistic. And it… Continue reading Continuing the Conversation

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March Favorites

This month wasn't as short as the one before, but it still felt like it went pretty fast. Here are some favorites from the month of March. Book of the Month I love a good mystery series, and this is the second book in the Truly Devious series by Maureen Johnson. I wrote a review… Continue reading March Favorites

The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson: A Review

The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is the second book in the Truly Devious series by Maureen Johnson. I read the first book towards the end of last year, so it's not been too long between the books. However, the next book isn't supposed to come out until… Continue reading The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson: A Review

Lamentations 3:19-26

I remember my affliction and my wandering,    the bitterness and the gall.I well remember them,    and my soul is downcast within me.Yet this I call to mind    and therefore I have hope:Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed,    for his compassions never fail.They are new every morning;    great is your faithfulness.I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion;    therefore I will wait for… Continue reading Lamentations 3:19-26

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett: A Review

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett My rating: 4 of 5 stars My first Ann Patchett book was a collection of essays she wrote for various magazines, This is a Story of a Happy Marriage, but a friend recommended I read her fiction. I have to say the fiction is much better. I really enjoyed this book.The… Continue reading Commonwealth by Ann Patchett: A Review

Psalm 139:1-5

You have searched me, Lord,    and you know me.You know when I sit and when I rise;    you perceive my thoughts from afar.You discern my going out and my lying down;    you are familiar with all my ways.Before a word is on my tongue    you, Lord, know it completely.You hem me in behind and before,    and you lay your hand upon me Psalms 139:1-5 (NIV) "You… Continue reading Psalm 139:1-5

Continuing the Conversation

I want to keep sharing other people’s stories or articles from around the internet this year, so here are three new posts to share. ‘Why I kept quiet about my infertility for five years’ Kayleigh Evans and her husband had been trying to get pregnant for three years when she decided to record small video… Continue reading Continuing the Conversation

Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis: A Review

Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies about Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be by Rachel Hollis My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars I bought this book at Target as an impulse buy. I didn't know who the author was, but I liked the title, and the… Continue reading Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis: A Review

Psalm 27:13-14

I remain confident of this:    I will see the goodness of the Lord    in the land of the living.1Wait for the Lord;    be strong and take heart    and wait for the Lord. Psalm 27:13-14 (NIV) I am reading through the Bible this year, and Psalm 27 was part of one of my morning devotionals. This could have been my mantra for the last five… Continue reading Psalm 27:13-14