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Mitten Strings for God: Reflections for Mothers in a Hurry
This book really made me reevaluate my life and what is important each day. It helped me to take a step back and contemplate what is really important ...more
Jun 2011
Jul 21, 2011
Original Fast Foods
This is an excellent book! It has changed the course of my life forever. It has changed the way I think about food and nutrition and provided deliciou ...more
Jan 2011
Feb 22, 2011
I'm still trying to process it all. I like a lot of Thoreau's ideas. Particularly his questioning of tradition and conformity--his suggestion that the ...more
May 20, 2011
Mar 06, 2011
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
This book was excellent. I was a little skeptical when I started it--the target audience is business people, not stay-at-home mom/homemakers like me. ...more
Feb 24, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
The Joy Luck Club
I really liked Joy Luck Club. It made me think a lot about my own relationship with my mom. It's interesting to contemplate how little I know about he ...more
Apr 2009
May 23, 2009
Alas, Babylon
Thought it was a great book--got me thinking about a lot of things. Really got me thinking about what I need to do to prepare for a rainy day (whether ...more
Feb 22, 2011
Feb 22, 2011
Complete Idiot's Guide to Homeschooling
This is an excellent book for someone who doesn't know much about homeschool options and wants a general overview.

My only complaint is that it was wri
Nov 05, 2011
Oct 29, 2011
The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxset (The Hunger Games, #1-3)
Like everyone else says, I found the writing style to be lacking. But the story was compelling. And it teaches important lessons about liberty and the ...more
Sep 05, 2012
Sep 05, 2012
Latter-day Liberty: A Gospel Approach to Government and Politics
This book was excellent! I was a little skeptical going into it. But I found it informative and enlightening. I highly recommend it to members of the ...more
Mar 08, 2012
Mar 07, 2012
A Thomas Jefferson Education: Teaching a Generation of Leaders for the Twenty-first Century
Inspiring. Life-changing. I think every parent and educator could greatly benefit from reading this book. It will definitely affect the way we raise o ...more
Jan 21, 2011
Feb 22, 2011
The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands
A marriage book that yielded tangible improvements in my marriage. I know there are lots of critics, but I highly recommend this book.
Jan 2004
May 23, 2009
The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
There were parts that were a little wierd, but it got me to think and make some good improvements in my life.
Mar 2009
May 23, 2009
The Christmas Experiment: 6 Ways to Include Christ in Your Family Christmas
An excellent book that helped us have an amazing and meaningful Christmas! I definitely recommend this one!
Dec 2010
Feb 26, 2011
The Vegetarian Mother's Cookbook: Whole Foods to Nourish Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women-- And Their Families
Some great recipes for us flexitarians. My favorite is the zucchini avacado salsa.
not set
Apr 23, 2011
In Praise of Stay-at-Home Moms
Love it, loved it, loved it! Wonderful validation, some great tips, and an excellent reminder of what I already know. I highly recommend this to all s ...more
Jun 04, 2009
May 23, 2009
Leadership and Self-Deception: Getting Out of the Box
Read it initially in 2000 and have read it a couple times since.
Jan 2000
May 23, 2009
Northanger Abbey
My first ever Jane Austen read and I wasn't very impressed.
May 2009
May 23, 2009
Jesus the Christ
Excellent. I learned so much from reading this book!
Apr 2009
May 23, 2009
Abraham Lincoln: A Presidential Life
A nice, quick summary.
May 31, 2012
Jun 02, 2012
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Apr 13, 2012
Apr 26, 2012
A Thomas Jefferson Education Home Companion
Very useful.
Feb 05, 2010
Feb 22, 2011
Confucius, Buddha, Jesus, and Muhammad
It was interesting. There was a lot I didn't like about the Christianity part--mostly the doubt he attributed to some events (he seemed less scrutiniz ...more
Mar 02, 2013
Feb 01, 2013
One Second After
I felt like this book was poorly written. The history lessons seemed forced. It did get me thinking a little bit, but I felt like "Alas, Babylon", wri ...more
Apr 06, 2012
Mar 07, 2012
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
I loved this book. It was really eye opening--I knew virtually nothing of China during the time period covered (around 1900-1980) prior to reading thi ...more
Dec 12, 2012
Oct 14, 2012
All New Square Foot Gardening
Wonderful book. I'm excited to try this gardening method out this year.
Apr 02, 2012
Mar 07, 2012
Les Misérables
I LOVED this book! I was intimidated by it for a long time. Yes, there were some parts that were drawn out (I listened to the unabridged version). But ...more
Feb 2013
Feb 26, 2011
I just re-read it for my first (complete) time since high school. The principles that can be gleaned from this book are so applicable to our society t ...more
Feb 25, 2012
Feb 22, 2011
The Gift of an Ordinary Day: A Mother's Memoir
I loved "Mitten Strings for God", but I just couldn't get into this book. The chapters seemed to go on and on. And it wasn't as applicable to where I ...more
Apr 06, 2012
Oct 03, 2011
Black Beauty
A great commentary on life and how we treat others.
May 28, 2012
Apr 27, 2012
Book of Mormon Reader
not set
Oct 03, 2011
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