Book Review: A Kingsbury Collection

  Title: A Kingsbury Collection (Three Novels in One)Author: Karen KingsburgyPublisher: Multnomah BooksRelease Date: October 2, 2012  A Kingsburgy Collection includes the three novels Where Yesterday Lives, When Joy Came to Stay and On Every Side. These are three stories with three women struggling with real world issues: mentally, emotionally and spiritually. Ms Kingsbury givesContinue reading “Book Review: A Kingsbury Collection”

Book Review: To Honor and Trust

st1\\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } Title: To Honor and Trust Authors: Tracie Peterson and Judith Miller Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Release Date: January 1, 2013 Callie Deboyer had grown up in privilege only to soon discover herself forced to work for a living. Mr. and Mrs. Bridgeport, friends of Callie’s late grandmother, offer her a position as aContinue reading “Book Review: To Honor and Trust”

5 Things: Quizzical Edition

Happy Friday! We have had some rather cold weather out this way (the wind chill was -2 on Tuesday morning) so going out was not appealing to say the least. This week\’s \”Five Things\” are all good for those staying indoors. Hope you enjoy them: 1) Religious Knowledge Quiz – The Pew Forum on Religion and PublicContinue reading “5 Things: Quizzical Edition”

5 Things: Googling Google Edition

Hello! Hoping you all have had a good week! Here are some fun things I found this week. Don\’t forget to let me know what you think using the comment box below! 1) Don\’t type \”Google\” into Google Search -This clip is from Britain\’s TV show The IT Crowd about some odd but very funnyContinue reading “5 Things: Googling Google Edition”

5 Things: Anno nuovo, vita nuova

Felice 2013! Happy 2013! Anno nuovo, vita nuova (new year, new life) is a popular Italian saying for this time of year. The change in year is always a good time to reflect on the year passed, to make resolutions, and to look forward to the clean slate a new year offers. This week\’s \”FiveContinue reading “5 Things: Anno nuovo, vita nuova”

Salon Grafix Conditioning Cleanser

Early one Saturday morning I realized I was out of shampoo and conditioner. A frantic trip to Walgreens resulted in picking up Salon Grafix\’s Conditioning Cleanser in Citrus Creme. It was on sale and I had always wanted to try Wen so I thought it was worth a shot. My hair is naturally curly andContinue reading “Salon Grafix Conditioning Cleanser”

Calling all bloggers!

Help! 2013 is shaping up to be another year of overscheduling and some help with the weekly \”Five Things\” posts here at \’Where There\’s A Lil…\’ would be greatly appreciated. Would you like to do a guest post? Here\’s what you should know: What is \”Five Things?\”It\’s really quite simple. Every week I pick five things that IContinue reading “Calling all bloggers!”

Book Review: Lovelier Than Daylight

Title: Lovelier Than DaylightAuthor: Rosslyn ElliottPublisher: Thomas Nelson PublishersRelease Date:11/06/2012 In the third installment of the Saddler’s Legacy series, Susanna Hanby is a young woman with some heavy battles on her hands. Her sister Rachel has vanished leaving her children at an orphanage. Susanna is determined to find a way to take nieces and nephewsContinue reading “Book Review: Lovelier Than Daylight”