The Plans I Have for You Bible

Lately (you may have noticed), I’ve had an influx of study Bibles that were developed with children in mind. The latest in these is The Plans I Have for You Holy Bible. Based on the children’s book, The Plans I Have For You by author Amy Parker, this is a pretty cool variation. Parker’s storybook inspires … Read more

Once Upon a Time Holy Bible and Storybook Bible

Last week, I received this beautiful set of books from Zonderkidz, the Once Upon A Time Storybook Bible and the Once Upon a Time Holy Bible. These are brilliantly illustrated books that let you share the Bible with children at two very different levels of reading readiness. The Once Upon A Time Storybook Bible is … Read more

The Investigator’s Holy Bible

Normally, I’m not a fan of making learning or study fun for kids. Don’t get me wrong – I’m not against fun. It just seems to me that something either is fun, or isn’t. When we start trying too hard to make something be something it isn’t, we should take another look. In general, this approach has … Read more

Three Little Monsters in Gruesome Gets A Toothache by Jessica Snape

If you have young children, you might enjoy this title by Jessica Snape, Three Little Monsters in Gruesome Gets A Toothache. It’s available on Amazon, and eligible for Kindle Unlimited. You can read my full review at    Gruesome has a toothache. We all know from experience how miserable that can be, but Gruesome is in … Read more

Same Kind of Different as Me For Kids

Same Kind of Different as Me for Kids was written by the same authors who wrote the original best seller, Same Kind of Different as Me. Denver grew up a child of poor sharecroppers. One day, he decided to see the world, and jumped on a train. When the train stopped, he was in Fort Worth. … Read more


This post contains affiliate links. I’m Going to Give You a Bear Hug is a wonderful, warm, cozy, fuzzy-wuzzy fun book for little kids and the adults who love them. It’s full of wonderful illustrations of a young child spending time with his mother with the furry family members… and with more than a few … Read more

Love’s Complete: A Russian Adoption Journey

Love’s Complete: A Russian Adoption Journey is the story of a family formed when the parents adopted their daughter from Russia. It’s a visually and emotionally beautiful book. The story is told about the future parents, sad because they feel their lives are incomplete without a child. When they learn of children in Russia awaiting … Read more

Perky Girl: The Amazing Life of Bienna Molo

This is sponsored post and contains affiliate links. About the book: Perky Girl: The Amazing Life of Bienna Molo is by Vera I. Roberts. Most notably, Miss Roberts penned this book at age 9, and went through the publishing process at age 11.  The book chronicles the adventures and life of Bienna from just before she … Read more

The Beginner’s Bible: Timeless Children’s Stories

Reading aloud – particularly before bedtime – is a treasured family practice in our home. I’ve written about this before – my husband began reading to our youngest as soon as he could hear (while still in the womb!). While we miss an evening here or there, overall, it’s a practice we’ve continued to this … Read more