Mar 272012
 
Book Review: Raising A Child the Montessori Way

[NOTE: I originally posted this review 3 years ago, but a recent movement in my community to start a public Montessori school reminded me that the Montessori method continues to be of interest to parents, so I'm re-posting this today.] How To Raise An Amazing Child the Montessori Way is written by Tim Seldin, who [...]

Mar 162012
 
Money Saving Mom's Budget Book Review

Ever wish you had a trusted friend who could help you figure out how to improve your financial situation and teach you all the great money-saving secrets?  You may never meet Crystal Paine, but after listening to her audio book you’ll probably feel like she’s become that person to you.   Most of us realize that [...]

Feb 092012
 
Book Review: Confessions of an Organized Homemaker

Any book that promises to divulge the secrets of “uncluttering your home and taking control of your life” is one that will catch my attention.  Thankfully, the author of Confessions of an Organized Homemakerprovides enough concrete tips, and inspirational pep talk, to warrant that attention. The author, Deniece Schofield, uses a friendly and conversational style to [...]