Review – Ashes of Glass

ashes of glassThis is a Christian retelling of the Cinderella story. I really loved how creatively some of the elements of the Cinderella story were included in this book. This is a more realistic/historical retelling, but many of the essentials (like the fairy godmother, the glass slipper, etc.) are still there, though in a creative way. I enjoyed watching out for those elements and then identifying them. … More Review – Ashes of Glass

Review – The Struggle is Real: Getting better at life, stronger in faith, and free from the stuff keeping you stuck

the struggle is realIt will take quite a while for me to soak up everything in this book. I’ll return to it many times to read portions of it. You can tell how much I liked a book by how much writing there is in the margins. This one has a lot of writing in the margins. … More Review – The Struggle is Real: Getting better at life, stronger in faith, and free from the stuff keeping you stuck

Blogging Break

I will be taking a short blogging break. I’ll be back with a review of The 5 Love Languages: Singles Edition in the next week or two.                          

Review – Devotions from the Lake

devotions from the lakeIf you like devotional books, you will love this book. The devotions are thought-provoking and the photos are beautiful.

The way the devotions stick to the theme is interesting. Each one uses a metaphor for some part of lake vacations. Just a few examples are horseback riding, sitting by the fire, making coffee in the morning, boating, and biking. I really loved a number of the devotions, and I plan on re-reading those. … More Review – Devotions from the Lake