Category: Blog

  • Reading Rythms

    Reading Rythms

    As my children grow as readers, I’ve noticed a natural progression through genres and the types of books that they LOVE to read. Many of these books are wonderful for any child to read, but I have found my children embracing different genres and being particularly interested in certain books at various ages! Here’s the…

  • A Charlotte Mason Book Club

    A Charlotte Mason Book Club

    My ponderings from our first 9 month of ‘Home Education’ Book Club Meetings

  • A Lesson in Surrender

    A Lesson in Surrender

    “I can only control the insignificant things.”

  • Keeping A Quiet Heart

    Keeping A Quiet Heart

    “When we decide in our hearts that we want simply to adore the Lord, suddenly the atmosphere around us, whether quiet or loud, doesn’t matter so much. “Quiet time” becomes more about a quiet peace within (amongst our noisy lives!), instead of a tangible quiet in our homes which may just escape us during the…

  • Lessons of Motherhood

    Lessons of Motherhood

    “Motherhood sanctifies me much more than I’d like, but not nearly as much as is necessary”

  • The God of All Comfort

    The God of All Comfort

    “It was the year of illness, emergency hospital visits, health diagnosis, loneliness, tears and sanctification… but, upon reflection, mostly comfort.” Renee “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to…

  • Are you Blossoming Yet?

    Are you Blossoming Yet?

    Blossoming through Books is my testimony: my encounter with the living God who took my ruins and rebuilt them on His firm foundations. Friend, what He has done in my life, He can do in yours too. Our testimonies of God’s goodness are meant to bring about hope, encouragement, and conviction, as well as a…

  • Beautiful and Terrible Things

    Beautiful and Terrible Things

    “Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.” – Frederick Buechner