Sunday Lines: Sunday, July 3

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors. Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Believe you can and you are half way there.” ~Theodore Roosevelt Reggi Allder “Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay…

Holidays in Books

Our neighbors to the north recently celebrated Canada Day. Here in the US we have the 4th of July next Monday. It used to be one of my favorite holidays as a kid. My dad always set off fireworks, and we ate fried chicken and potato salad. Um um good. I’ve had THE THEATRE on…

Celebrations of the 4th & Canada Day

Our neighbors to the north recently celebrated Canada Day. Here in the US we have the 4th of July next Monday. It used to be one of my favorite holidays as a kid. My dad always set off fireworks, and we ate fried chicken and potato salad. Um um good. I’ve had THE THEATRE on…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, June 26

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors. Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Never let the odds keep you form doing the things in your heart you know you were meant to do.” ~H. Jackson Brown Reggi Allder “Aaah, summer –…

Don’t hate me. I don’t like playing Monopoly.

My sisters and I grew up playing board games-Clue, Battleship, Guess Who?, Operation, and Candyland. We worked puzzles. Did crafts. Huge readers. But I never liked Monopoly. It took FOREVER to play. And I never won. I guess the odds and the rules of real estate were against me. We also played cards-Go Fish, Crazy…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, June 19

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors. Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Marsha West “Life is like a bicycle; you must keep moving…

Still rolling after all these years!

This month I’m celebrating the 16th birthday of my car. That’s right, my car! Now, I generally try not to get too attached to inanimate objects and “stuff.” But this car has been just about the best purchase ever. It turns 16 this month, and it also just rolled over 220,000 miles. I don’t want…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, June 12

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors. Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “When I figured out how to work my grill, it was quite a moment. I discovered that summer is a completely different experience when you know how to…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, June 5

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors. Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Often when you think you’re at the end of something, you’re at the beginning of something else.” ~ Fred Rogers S. A. Taylor “The beautiful spring came, and…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, May 29

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors. Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “By the end of high school I was not of course an educated man, but I knew how to try to become one.” – Clifton Fadiman Janet Leigh…