9 Picture Book Treasuries for Your Home Library

I love children’s books with a passion, but I especially love picture books! When I first began adding treasuries to our library almost 10 years ago (many of them recommended by Sonlight), I wasn’t sure I was a fan. These anthologies took my beloved picture book from a light, easy-to-hold-while-juggling-babies-and-toddlers book to a thing that […]

My 2013 and 2014 Reading Lists

2013 was a good reading year for me. I’d hoped to hit 100 books read, and while I didn’t quite make it thanks to 6 weeks of severe morning sickness and several months of working doubletime to prepare for my maternity leave, I’m still pretty excited by what I read. Looking back over this list, […]

On My Bookshelf {October 2013}

I wasn’t sure I’d make time for reading at all in September, but — surprisingly — I read more than expected! It helped that I didn’t read anything that really grabbed me in a way that I felt like I was neglecting the rest of my to-do list, but it was nice to escape into […]

On My Bookshelf {September 2013}

As I suspected, I didn’t get much reading time while we were in Florida on vacation, and I’m looking forward to vacations where it actually makes sense to pack a stack of books…maybe in a decade or so! But I set my goals low for the month of August and mostly chose light, easy reads […]

On My Bookshelf {August 2013}

Last week I announced that we’ll be changing the format of our online book club from a weekly post to a monthly post and going back to our old series name, “On My Bookshelf”. There are a few reasons for this: 1. While I started off the year reading 2-3, sometimes even 4, books per […]