Sister: Have you seen [such and such] yet? Me: No, I haven’t seen much. I have six blog posts and two papers due. And that’s not an exaggeration. 😉 Fortunately it’s all pretty fun and easy, just time consuming. Did your ears perk up at the words “six blog posts”? In case you missed it, … More See You Next Week!
Join me in welcoming author Lydia Howe to Once Upon an Ordinary! Aww, thanks so much for interviewing me, Kate! This is quite the honor. 🙂 I’m thrilled to be on Once Upon an Ordinary because it’s a blog I really enjoyed reading. Lydia, tell us a bit about yourself. I’m a writer, which is probably pretty … More Lydia Howe Interview
“Cousins are forever, or at least they’re supposed to be. What happens when your world falls apart and your dreams are mocked by those closest to you? Destiny’s idyllic childhood full of laughter and cousins abruptly ended when her mom uprooted the family to move them across the country with strict instructions to never talk … More Book Review: Where Dandelions Grow
I’ve bombarded you all with extra posts this week, but I promise to never do it again. (Well, at least until the next blog party.) This post has a very good reason behind it–announcements! 😀 First–HAPPY AUTUMN!!!! We celebrated it today with beautiful decorations (thanks to my younger sisters!) and chai tea. ❤ Such a … More So This Is What a Newsletter Is For…
(Welcome back to my series on social media. You can catch up on previous posts here. I’ll be collecting questions throughout the series for a final Q & A post. Please note that I will sometimes link out to helpful articles. I cannot vouch for everything on the site, so explore at your own risk.) In preparation … More Social Media: Time Management
Disclaimer: this is not Monday. But who doesn’t like an extra post? 😉 Last week, I got to go camping with my family and church family! I enjoyed everything about it–the weather, the junk food (*innocent face*), the games, the bonfire, and the sermons all about the Gospel and suffering. It was also really special … More Family Camp!
“Time Has Passed… In the three years since Maria Morris found the farmer-boy-prince, the Followers have multiplied. As Wyndemere’s empire cracks and unrest rises, the Legatee orchestrates the Rebellion. Danger Has Not Disappeared…But Neither Has Hope Though the overthrow of the tyrannical regime is imminent, Maria’s role as the “woman who started it all” is … More Book Review: The Destiny of a Galaxy
(Welcome back to my series on social media. You can catch up with previous posts here. I’ll be collecting questions throughout the series for a final Q & A post. Please note that I will sometimes link out to helpful articles. I cannot vouch for everything on the site, so explore at your own risk.) Picture the … More Social Media: Embrace Safeguards
“Two days ago, the Nazis rolled into Marie’s hometown. With her mother trapped in the countryside and her father ordered to perform piano concerts for the invaders, the 12-year-old’s life is turned upside down. When she learns there is more to her pianist father than meets the eye, Marie must work with him to sneak … More Book Review: The Art Contest
If you read this blog regularly, you may have noticed that I haven’t been sticking to my blog schedule perfectly the last few weeks. You also may have noticed that my posts are being published at weird hours. So what has regrettably pushed blogging, writing, emailing, reviewing, breathing, and such aside? 😉 COLLEGE. Homework abounds … More All the Happy Things