I Had To Survive: How A Plane Crash In The Andes Inspired My Calling To Save Lives by Dr. Roberto Canessa and Pablo Vierci {A Book Review}

I received this book from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.  All opinions are my own.  This post contains affiliate links. I Had To Survive: How A Plane Crash In The Andes Inspired My Calling To Save Lives by Dr. Roberto Canessa and Pablo Vierci – the title alone caught my attention. I love reading…

All the Presidents’ Gardens: Madison’s Cabbages to Kennedy’s Roses, How the White House Grounds Have Grown with America by Marta McDowell {A Book Review}

This past summer we were able to take a last minute trip to our nation’s capitol.  Between visits with several different friends, we made stops at various sites around the area.  Many I had been to before, but a few were new.  For our kids, they were all new and most were about times in history…

Brambleheart: A Story About Finding Treasure and the Unexpected Magic of Friendship by Henry Cole {A Book Review}

The search for stories to read to the kids is always an ongoing adventure.  Stories with a great story line, with quality writing, without questionable actions or words, without too much magic and which can portray values we want to encourage can be hard to find.   Brambleheart: A Story About Finding Treasure and the Unexpected…