Offbeat Movies Based on Historical Events

Over on the Inspired by Life … and Fiction blog today I’m sharing 3 movies based on historical events that we discovered during this stay-at-home time. Did you know about any of these? Have you seen any of them?  

A Little Escape Reading

I’m on Inspired by Life … and Fiction today talking about my escape reading these past few weeks. Come on over and visit! 

April Reads

April Reads

  Sorry this is a day late! I was having some updates done on my website. But better late than never, right?  I’m plugging right along with my reading-in-the-time-of-pandemic. Another several books logged for the month of April. So let’s get right to them! City of Thieves by David Benioff My husband read this book […]

Laughter is the Best Medicine

  I’m over on Inspired by Life … and Fiction today. Come see a short list of laugh-out-loud comedies to help break up the stress of these days! 

Travel with Me

I saw one of the social media challenges about posting pictures of places you’ve been to let us all get out of the house virtually. So I thought I’d post a few fun travel pictures from the past few years for you here to give us all a little taste of the world we are […]

Bored and Brilliant Challenge Report

If you read my February Reads blog post, you’ll remember I said the most important book I read that month was Bored and Brilliant, and that I intended to do the challenges and report back to you. So here it is. Due to my travel schedule (pre-coronavirus!), I had to skip a few days between […]

If not now, when?

How are you using this extra time at home you’ve been given? Come read my thoughts on the subject over at Inspired by Life … and Fiction. 

March Reads

This is going to be a loooooong one, folks! Because to me the words “quarantine” and “social distancing” translate to “guilt-free reading time.” So here goes for March! First, a couple of dense but fascinating history/biography books: My brother-in-law, who lives with my sister and their boys in Kurdistan (Iraq) left this book for me […]

The Doxology

  In spite of the hopeful nature of my previous post, in general I am an anxious person. I stress over things way beyond my control. It’s something the Lord and I have been working on for many years. So when Coronavirus hit the level of closures, I had to find a way to keep […]

In the Hands of a Merciful God

In my normal Bible reading time I found myself in I Chronicles the other day. I confess, this is one of my least favorite books of the Bible. The whole first half is genealogy and the second half is a recap of everything we just read in Samuel and Kings. But this day, in one […]