2017 Books, a List

Ohhhhh wow. I did it. I did the thing. I read 52 books in 2017. That’s just bananas. Here’s the list, in the order I read them. In bold are the five I enjoyed the most/were the best. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs The Tropic of Serpents, Marie Brennan Fool’s Assassin, Robin […]

Books that I consumed in March

Hey there, whoever you are. March was a slower month as far as reading went, which makes sense because just about everything else ramped up. Work, counseling, lifegroup – everything seemed to be on overdrive. But let’s stick to the books. I read 5 books, and listened to a 6th. The order in which I […]

February Books

February was a rough month, reading wise. At one point I was juggling 8 books! It got out of hand. Of those 8 books, I finished four: Dave Harvey is a pretty funny writer. I didn’t expect a book on marriage and sin to have jokes – but they’re everywhere! This is a great read […]

January Books

WOW JANUARY IS OVER. Weird. I did some solid reading this month. I definitely set the tone for 2017. I know I will not be able to maintain the pace I’m currently at, for a variety of reasons (more hours at work, two new counselees, a new ministry, Lifegroup is in full swing, etc. etc.), […]

This one time I sewed a bag.

Some of you may know that James and I are doing experiments every month this year. Its a resolution to both do more new things, and to spend more intentional time together. For January we are sewing bags. James is hand sewing his, and he’s crazy. But that’s why I like him. Ultimately, I decided […]

Getting Ready for NaNo

Hey, friends. You should watch this video if you’re wondering why you should sign up for NaNoWriMo. Last year, James and I did NaNo, as some of you know. We found this great community in our region that really stuck with us. Some of the people we met through NaNo we kept in touch with year […]