This is a wonderful, easy-to-digest book. The suggestions are things I would actually feel comfortable saying. Many of them are praises, expressions of thanks, and words of love. For example, “Thank you for all you do for me.” “I love how strong you are.” “You have the best ideas”. You’ll see your husband’s eyes shine. […]
Oh joy! Here’s another mothering book, jammed with hilarious anecdotes…very well-written. It amazes me how many moms must really struggle with what other people do, what other mothers think, what people think of them, etc. Many moms must set their own standards impossibly and unrealistically high. Because book, after mothering book, seems to be always about […]
By Gary Morland, “A Family Shaped by Grace” is one of those books that intersperses wisdom with anecdotes. There’s a lot to absorb here, but it is worth it. The author bares his soul on the pages. He shares his hard-won lessons, and the readers can profit from his mistakes. It seems as though he […]
I went into reading this expecting some same-old stuff…ha ha, aren’t men and women different and it’s so funny. But this was far above that. It’s not written from a woman’s perspective, it’s not about male-female relationships, not full of advice, not opinion-based. Rather, the author’s stated goal is to provide a glimpse into the […]
John’s housewarming gift to our son and his wife is a flagpole. Father and son installed it the other night in a prominent place in front of their new home. Long may it wave. We have a beautiful flag…Old Glory.