Favorite Books of 2017

Favorite Books of 2017

The ALA Youth Media Awards like the Caldecott,¬†Coretta Scott King, and the Newbery came out this morning, but some of my family’s favorites were missing! So, we decided to create our own, very unofficial, favorite book awards of 2017. Each of my kids and I...
Guard Your Children’s Hearts With Diverse Books

Guard Your Children’s Hearts With Diverse Books

This isn’t what I had planned on posting this month. But my heart has been heavy reading responses from friends on both sides of the aisle to the recent presidential election. There is fear of racism and persecution (and now actual occurrences¬†of such). There...