Read a Good Book with Your Kids!

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Lately the kids and I have been delving into The Mysterious Benedict Society series of books. So, so good! I’m sharing more about the beauty of a good family read aloud over at Simple Homeschool today. Head here for the details.

Books to Help You Save Money (Frugal Friday)

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Dave Ramsey Birthday Cake I am a book lover. Whenever I’ve had a problem in this life, I’ve turned to books. Whether it be a distraction or a solution, I can usually find help in a book. This week I wanted to share a handful of personal finance books that I’ve enjoyed reading and/or have […]

Booking It – February Update

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 February! For Booking It in 2013, I’ve invited my friends Carrie and Anne to co-host with me. I think […]

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 […]