On the Bookshelf. . .
Info on Hubby’s writing projects, info on my writing projects, links to book reviews, and On the Bookshelf blog posts, gallery of look what came in the mail

You probably aren’t surprised that I’m my husband’s biggest fan. His most recent book is “Heir to the Raven,” the first in The Pierced Veil epic fantasy series.

Check out his other projects at J. Wesley Bush.

Look what came in the mail!

What Love Can Do

I referenced the sermon What Love Can Do earlier this week in a post.   Besides being a sermon from CPC Oveido, which is in my podcast feed, the title caught my eye because it reminded me of a book by the same name. What Love Can Do the book was brought to publication...

So Many Books

Years ago I remember Pastor Randy saying something along the lines of “buying a book is like buying myself time/permission to read it.” That is true for me. . . Except sometimes buying the book is symbolic of wanting the permission/promise to read it, and the reality...

Book Club

Book Club makes me happy. Hubby teases me by calling it wine club, but really? It's about women from various walks of life getting together and talking about ideas outside of the day-to-day.  This month we read "Serpent in Eden," a true crime story about the...

Move It!

Look what came in the mail! Thanks to the usual postal delays we have living overseas, I'm not the first to have Katy Bowman's new book ... but I didn't have to wait long! My womb has held in firm embrace six children, from zygote to full term.  My body has marathoned...

Martin Luther Musings

Look what came in the mail today!   It's my Martin Luther figure from Playmobil. A3 was amused by "mommy's toy"... I've been reading lots of Luther lately... On Reformation Day (October 31), I realized that soon it would be the 500th celebration of the one of the...

“It is surprising how seldom books on parenting talk about prayer. We instinctively believe that if we have the right biblical principles and apply them consistently, our kids will turn out right. But that didn’t work for God in the Garden of Eden. Perfect...

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Hi, I'm Alexandra.
I write to encourage us as we become the people God has created us to be -- especially in the realms of nurturing our children and using our talents right where we are.

Six kids. INFP. Reformed & covenantal. Liberty & justice for all. Speaker. Current project: Helping parents connect with teens.

I started blogging as TulipGirl in 2004. Tech crashes and life derailed the site. The archives are gone, but I'm glad to be back.

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