Top 100 Finger Foods by Annabel Karmel — Review

Top 100 Finger Foods by Annabel Karmel Following up on her hit bestseller Top 100 Baby Purees, Annabel Karmel presents Top 100 Finger Foods, a scrumptious guide to creating tasty tidbits that young children can really sink their teeth (or gums!) into. By the age of nine months, many babies are ready and eager to start feeding themselves. Although they might not be able to handle a spoon, children of this age can master the art of eating on their own — as long as the food they’re served is right-sized! Finger foods are the perfect solution. This essential collection is packed with tempting, nourishing recipes for babies and older children — from French Toast Fingers and Mini Chicken Sliders to Tuna Muffin Melts and Salad Lollipops — helping you safely introduce new tastes and textures to your baby and ensuring that your child is healthy, happy, and content. In Top 100 Finger. . .

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Waiting on Wednesdays – January 27th, 2010

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week’s pre-publication “can’t-wait-to-read” selection is: As dark family secrets threaten the tranquility of the life he’s come to love, Dalton Bjorklund must make difficult choices about the future. To complicate matters, Phoebe Robbins falls into his life quite literally when Dalton rescues her after she falls overboard in the Sitka Harbor. He quickly loses his heart. But Dalton is not the only one who decides to seek Phoebe’s attentions–his best friend, Yuri, decides to court her when Dalton must travel from Sitka. But when Dalton realizes the depth of his love for Phoebe and returns, the two friends find that their battle for Phoebe’s affection is only the start of the problems that face them.

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Lord, I Just Want to Be Happy — FIRST Chapter & thoughts

Today’s Wild Card author is: Leslie Vernick and the book: Lord, I Just Want to Be Happy Harvest House Publishers (October 1, 2009) ***Special thanks to David P. Bartlett of Harvest House Publishers for sending me a review copy.*** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Leslie Vernick, a licensed clinical social worker with a private counseling practice, has authored numerous books, including The Emotionally Destructive Relationship and How to Act Right When Your Spouse Acts Wrong. She completed postgraduate work in biblical counseling and cognitive therapy. Leslie and her husband, Howard, have been married more than 30 years and have two grown children. Visit the author’s website. Product Details: List Price: $12.99Paperback: 256 pages Publisher: Harvest House Publishers (October 1, 2009) Language: English ISBN-10: 0736919236 ISBN-13: 978-0736919234 My thoughts so far… This is another one of those books that I would have just skimmed, but after being so affected by reading Don’t Quit. . .

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