Children of the Stars

I originally discovered Children of the Stars on GoodReads under the title, Los Niños de la Estrella Amarilla, and I was intrigued.  I knew my Spanish vocabulary wasn’t going to be good enough to read a full novel, particularly one with a lot of WWII-specific vocabulary, but I was intrigued by the title and summary and wished I […]

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Through the Eyes of a Lion

Through the Eyes of a Lion by Levi Lusko I’ve been loosely following the Lusko family since the unexpected death of their daughter Lenya five years ago, and ever since I heard about the release of Through the Eyes of a Lion, I knew I wanted to read it.  I got myself the audio version (that is […]

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Mom

Mom.  A name that means so many different things to so many different people.  For some, it invokes feelings of nostalgia, for some, resentment, for others, gratitude, but mostly, I think, a healthy respect. Moms do a lot.  From morning sickness to childbirth, their strengths are tested and their limits pushed physically and emotionally before […]

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My 300th Post & Another Blog You May Like

Today I wanted to celebrate my 300th post by taking some time out to promote my sister’s blog, Hope for the Animals.  She is passionate about animals and about helping other animal lovers, especially kids and teens, take good care of their pets.  She posts about habitat design ideas, tips on taking care of various animals, […]

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