Tagged: Books

Books we’ve read. Books we’ve reviewed. Books we’ve used for homeschooling. Sometimes we use them to cook. Books are abundant in our house so we’ll share our favorites with you.

Lightning-fast Spanish For Kids And Families Strikes Again! 0

Teaching A Second Language When You Don’t Speak One


As parents, we’ve all heard how important a second language is for our children but we struggle to teach them one especially if we don’t know a second language ourselves. Tim and I were both fortunate to grow up surrounded by those who spoke a second language. We naturally picked up Spanish but aren’t fluent. We could probably get by if we found ourselves stuck in a Spanish speaking country but our boys wouldn’t. So we were determined to teach our boys Spanish as it’s almost a necessity around here in New Mexico.

Martyr's Fire by Sigmund Brouwer 0

Martyr’s Fire by Sigmund Brouwer


Martyr’s Fire is the third book in the Merlin’s Immortals series by Sigmund Brouwer. Being that I haven’t read the first two books, I was thrilled that this book could stand on it’s own....

Inferno by Dan Brown 0

Inferno By Dan Brown


Inferno follows Robert Langdon, the professor we first met in Angels & Demons, as he attempts to unravel the latest problem facing mankind. While the plot is similar to the previous Langdon mysteries, the...

The Dragon King 0

The Dragon King by Vivian Slade


The boys and I listened, minus the songs, to The Dragon King a few days ago. It’s an adorable story about a young king and his battle with a dragon. A six-year-old burn victim...