Category Archives: Recommendations

Best of 2011

I did this last year and had a lot of fun with it, so let’s try it again! Most Entertaining Book: The Hunger Games – If you haven’t read this one, I highly recommend it!  I seriously couldn’t put it … Continue reading

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Recovery Road

For the past couple of months our pastor did an incredible series at our church called Recovery Road.  In this series he addressed the state of our economy and our country as well as our responsibility in fixing it. It … Continue reading

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Random Thursday

Tomorrow I leave for a week of vacation, so I can’t really focus on anything.  My mind is all over the place.  Here are some of the things I have been thinking about… 1. Cancun- That is where I am … Continue reading

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This Ain’t Safe, But It’s Gonna Be Good

Fear is the enemy of life.  I have been thinking a lot about fear, reading what the Bible has to say about it, and observing it in people’s lives, and that is my conclusion. I’m not talking about not wanting … Continue reading

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Be the Light of the World (What I Learned from Owl City)

Owl City took the music industry by storm a couple of summers ago with his song “Fireflies.”  You can listen to it here. To be honest, I didn’t really pay him much attention.  I am more of the acoustic guitar … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Endurance

This was an incredible story!  The full title of the book: The Endurance:Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition. Like the Lincoln book, it’s a story of tremendous leadership.  Also similar to that book, it starts out really slow. But, this really is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Team of Rivals

I think we have learned by now that my “Book Reviews” aren’t real reviews.  They just tell you if I liked a book and why.  I never write about the ones I didn’t like.  Although, I would be happy to … Continue reading

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Five Favorites

1. This video cracked me up! Thanks to Kate for showing it to me and to Bryan for making it!  As you know from this post, I have issues with inefficient meetings and I have definitely felt like the lady … Continue reading

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Read

Most adults don’t like to read.  I don’t know how I didn’t know that, but it’s a shocking fact (to me) that I have just recently discovered.  When people find out they have to read a book, even if it’s … Continue reading

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Resolution Game Plan

My New Year’s resolution is to write my New Year’s resolution blog for next year before next year actually roles around! Here we are, three days into the new year, and I start thinking about resolutions.  I don’t normally make … Continue reading

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