Booking It – January 2013

Reading books, real books, is a wonderful way to explore your world and connect with other people. Booking It is an online book club to help you do that. Let’s talk about what we read in January! For Booking It in 2013, I’ve invited my friends Carrie and Anne to co-host with me. I think it will […]

10 Great Book Series for Kids

Want to get reading with your kids? Here are ten books series that have been FishFam-tested.  Since I am a bookworm, it was really important to me that our kids love to read. FishPapa loves to read, so it sounded like an easy thing to swing. For the most part, it’s working so far. Everyone […]

Books that Might Be Interesting to Read

I have two friends, bookworms like me. We’ve been chatting about books for at least a year or more. This past month, the emails have just been flying back and forth between Anne, Carrie and I. I think we met over Booking It many moons ago. (The power of the Internet….) Our quest: to discover some […]

Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead and Freeze Cookbook (Booking It: December Update & Year-End Wrap-Up)

Congrats to the winners of this giveaway: DBT64@, chuluota@, bethel28@, lilproblemkid06@, sd_pearsall@ Booking It is an online book club where we discuss what we’ve read over the past month as well as review a monthly assigned book. This month’s book is Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead and Freeze Cookbook by Yours Truly. (Heads up: if you make a purchase through any Amazon links […]

Christmas Storybooks

Last year and again this summer, I made some investments in Christmas story books. Reading holiday stories throughout December is one of my favorite things to do with the kids. I love having copies of our own instead of fighting for it at the library. There are many great books out there! It’s fun to […]

Happier at Home (Booking It: November Update)

Booking It is an online book club where we discuss what we’ve read over the past month as well as review a monthly assigned book. This month’s book is  Happier at Home by Gretchen Rubin. (Heads up: if you make a purchase through any Amazon links in this post, I do receive a small percentage of the sale.) […]

Read a Good Book

Spend time every day reading a good book. It’s a great way to stop and smell the roses. I don’t know about you, but this series has been really good for me. I’ve been so much more mindful of how I’m spending my time. After several months of letting good habits slide, I’m getting back […]

Les Miserables (Booking It: October Update)

Booking It is an online book club where we discuss what we’ve read over the past month as well as review a monthly assigned book. This month’s book is  Les Miserables by Victor Hugo (Heads up: if you make a purchase through any Amazon links in this post, I do receive a small percentage of the sale.) This […]