My Favorite Books

Reading is something I love to do.  It is something that I haven’t done in the last year.  I know my son’s current problems have lead to me not read anymore.  I’m just too mentally spent.  I only lately seem to have time for podcasts.  I have a huge pile of books that need to […]

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My goals for September.

In my old blog I used set goals every month.  I’m going to try to do it again.  I say try as my life since last October has been crazy. I don’t know what the future holds.  I’m just trying to move my life along.  Lately, I have been wondering what to do with the […]

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10 Great Children’s Books.

I love to read!  I mean LOVE to read!  I have always tried to pass on this love of reading to my son.  I’ve always told him I will buy him as much reading material as possible.  Video games, however, are a different story.  He has to pay for those himself!  He either earns the […]

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Banned Books Week

The week of September 24th is Banned Book Week.  According to the website http://www.bannedbooksweek.org “there was a 17% increase in the number of banned book complaints in 2016.  According to the article “2017 Banned Books Week Celebrate Our Right to Read”, most banned book complaints go unreported.  Join readers, book publishers, authors, journalist, rights activists, […]

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It’s Banned Book Week!

September 24th through September 30th is banned book week.  Celebrate one of your greatest freedoms, the freedom to learn, by reading one of the most banned books in the United States.  Then ask yourself if it really deserved the objections or not.  Would you ask it to be banned? The Great Gatsby The Catcher in […]

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September Journal Prompts

Journaling prompts for September: Write your morning ritual out. If you could have any superpower what would it be? What is your favorite color?  Has it changed over the years? Why? Draw out a map of your house. Write your favorite song lyric. Put your favorite summer recipe in your journal. Write down your daily […]

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