Reviews by lattegracelaced
On 5/31 lattegracelaced wrote: Have you heard of 'Unashamed' the recently released title by Christine Caine? I've heard Christine Caine speak many many years ago. Her testimony is powerful and simply inspiring. Caine is an Australian activist, evangelist and international speaker. She and her husband Nick are best known for founding ... Unashamed: A Book Review
On 5/25 lattegracelaced wrote: Rest. We all need it right? But sadly rest seems to be undervalued in our culture today. I’ve written about this subject before, and when the book ‘Rest Assured’ came across my path, I knew that it was a must read. Rest Assured is written by Vicki Courtney, a speaker to women of all ages and the ... Rest Assured: A Recovery Plan for Weary Souls: A Book Review
On 4/14 lattegracelaced wrote: “If I Live to Be 100 If I live to be 100, it won’t be because I tidied up the house before I left each day. It will be because of the glorious mess I made while I was living life.” A year or so ago I reviewed Rachel Macy Stafford’s first book ‘Hands Free Mama.’ Recently I have just finished ... 'Hands Free Life: A Book Review'
On 10/6 lattegracelaced wrote: “Do you want to do something beautiful for God? There is a person who needs you. This is your chance.” This is the question that Mother Theresa famously asked everyone she came into contact with. Most of us are somewhat familiar with the legacy of Mother Theresa. But what does Mother Theresa have ... 7 Women and the Secret of Their Greatness: A Book Review
On 8/31 lattegracelaced wrote: If you want a book that will make you laugh and think, Jen Hatmaker’s latest book ‘For the Love: Fighting for Grace in a World of Impossible Standards’ is just that book. And this book is also for anyone who has ever struggled with feeling like they don’t measure up. Wait….isn’t that most ... For the Love: A Book Review
On 8/19 lattegracelaced wrote: You know the sort of book that you can’t put down and instead end up reading til the early hours of the morning, only to be tired the next day? Well ‘The Plain Choice: A True Story of Choosing to Live An Amish Life’ by Amish foodie and cookbook writer Sherry Gore was just one of those books. I’ve ... The Plain Choice: A Book Review
On 7/10 lattegracelaced wrote: “If you are like most moms (including me!) you probably feel stress and insecurity facing the challenges of being a mom in the twenty-first century.”~from the book “Be the Best Mom You Can Be: A Practical Guide to Raising Whole Children in a Broken Generation” There are many, many parenting books ... A Book Review: 'Be the Best Mom You Can Be...'
On 6/8 lattegracelaced wrote: Would you be offended if I suggested that anger is one of the most fundamental problems of the human condition? Have you ever struggled with being easily hurt or offended? I have. In fact, I still do. Life affords many opportunities to be offended every day. Over the years I have heard numerous sermons ... 'Unoffendable: A Book Review
On 4/30 lattegracelaced wrote: Imagine having to give birth unassisted, on the dirt floor next to a rubbish dump. It’s unfathomable really. I’ve always been aware of the pitfalls in our maternity system here in New Zealand. It isn’t a perfect system. Even the Health and Disability Commissioner argues this. In fact, before I ... The Mother and Child Project - A Review of a Recently Released Title
On 4/1 lattegracelaced wrote: Ever thought to yourself ‘Oh no, I could never do that?’ I know that I have. For twenty four year old Megan Bourdeaux, it took months of God waking her up in the middle of the night before she realized she was the one He was calling to leave her comfortable American life and move to Haiti. If you ... Miracle on Voodoo Mountain: A Book Review
On 3/27 lattegracelaced wrote: ‘Get out there all you geeks and weirdos. The world is waiting and you are fabulous.’ Ever found yourself making awkward small talk with other mothers at the park? Well this book really was a breath of fresh air. Friendships with other women have always been important to me and the title of this ... Women Are Scary - A Book Review
On 3/24 lattegracelaced wrote: You know all those things you’ve always wanted to do? You should go do them. In a world where we constantly receive the message to ‘do more’, I must admit that the title of this book made me a little nervous. There are many inspirational books on the market today that aim to encourage people to ... Make It Happen: A Book Review
On 2/24 lattegracelaced wrote: Recently I became a ‘Booklook Blogger’. This means that I can request paperbacks or ebooks of my choice for free, in exchange for posting a review on my blog. I’m not required to write a positive review, nor do I receive compensation of any kind, but I couldn’t rave more about the first book ... 'Motivate Your Child': A Book Review