The 6th round of the Library Day in the Life Project is hosted by Bobbi at Librarian by Day and will begin on Monday, 24 January.  I look forward to sharing my experiences with you all and reading about the lives of my fellow librarians.  My hope is that by […]

Library Day in the Life Project Round 6

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A couple of days ago, a friend and I were talking on Facebook about the closing of her local library and the disruption it’s going to cause in her schedule.  You see, she doesn’t just use the library for checking out material and doing research, she and her son walk […]

Save Libraries: What Would Losing Your Library Cost You?

SCRIPTURE Deuteronomy 11:1 You shall therefore love the Lord your God and keep his charge, his statutes, his rules, and his commandments always. OBSERVATION God’s greatest commandment is to love Him above even ourselves and the way to demonstrate that love is to follow His commandments. APPLICATION Why do we […]

Bible in 90 Days: Day 14 SOAP

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BOOK DESCRIPTION De Rosnay’s U.S. debut fictionalizes the 1942 Paris roundups and deportations, in which thousands of Jewish families were arrested, held at the Vélodrome d’Hiver outside the city, then transported to Auschwitz. Forty-five-year-old Julia Jarmond, American by birth, moved to Paris when she was 20 and is married to […]

Book Review: Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

Bible in 90 Days
Wow!  Week 1 of the Bible in 90 Days Challenge is complete!  That’s two books ~ Genesis and Exodus ~ read in seven days.  I grew up in the church (both of my parents are preachers) and I can honestly tell you, reading the scriptures for yourself is a totally […]

Bible in 90 Days: Week 1

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Last week,  I wrote about how I wanted to use my Droid for more than just an expensive texting and social networking tool.  I wanted to discover ways to use my phone that would be beneficial to me as a mother, blogger and librarian. Whew, that’s a lot but for what […]

Google Reader App for Android

Has your life worked out the way you planned?  I know mine sure didn’t.  When I was younger, I thought I’d graduate from high school, go to college and begin a career as a globe~trotting journalist or spy.  Instead, I graduated from high school, joined the Army, got married, had […]

Family Movie Night: Change of Plans

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One of my “geek goals” for this year is to be more adventurous in the exploration and use of technology (either for my blog or at my job as a librarian), so I was happy when my friend, Bobbi, posted this little nugget:  Librarian by Day as an Android App. […]

Create Your Own Android App for Free

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BOOK DESCRIPTION The heartbreaking portrait of a large, rural southern family’s attempt to grapple with their mother’s desperate decision to make her newborn son into the daughter she will never have When the seventh child of the Peace family, named Perfect, turns eight, her mother Emma Jean tells her bewildered […]

Book Review: Perfect Peace by Daniel Black