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The Turquoise Table

The Turquoise Table Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard

By Kristin Schell
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.84 Stars

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On 6/27 The Lady Prefers To Save wrote: The Turquoise Table: Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard by [Schell, Kristin] Hello again, everyone. Tonight finds us in a new book review and this time it’s The Turquoise Table: Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard, by Kristin Schell. If you’re anything ... Book Review: The Turquoise Table: Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard, by Kristin Schell

The Lady Prefers To Save's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/25 Mary Miller wrote: First things first, ARE YOU A FRONT YARD PERSON? That is the question you will need to answer as you read Kristin Schell’s book The Turquoise Table. In the Turquoise Table Kristin takes us on her journey to build community in her Texas town. She chronicles he ups and downs of being front yard people ... Book Review : The Turquoise Table by Kristin Schell

Mary's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/19 Jessica White wrote: irst off, the pictures and paper, the cover and book as a physical thing is gorgeous, exquisite! Turquoise is my favorite color, throw in beautiful photography and delicious sounding recipes and it’s a guaranteed success! Best of all is Schell’s story and heart for inviting the world into her home, ... Perfect Package to Help You Reach Into Your Community

Jessica's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/19 Sarah Geringer wrote: The Turquoise Table will inspire you to reach out to your neighbors in fellowship, without all the hassle of a house party. Author Kristin Schell was inspired by the story of Ludmilla, an elderly woman in Prague, who opens her home to anyone who wants to talk. Kristin placed an ordinary picnic table ... Inspiring book for fostering fellowship

Sarah's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/13 fblife wrote: “Sometimes we are called far and wide on a mission, but more often we are called to love others in our everyday, ordinary lives…right where we live: in our own front yards.” Kristen Schell Part life story, part “how-to” book The Turquoise Table is full of self-reflective quizzes, recipes, ... Book Review: The Turquoise Table

fblife's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/8 The Book Club Network (TBCN) wrote: Readers get a peek at how to create a throwback in time when everyone felt welcome to stop and chat because they were sitting on the front porch. Kristen has a refreshing transparency as she shares her thoughts, fears, anxiety, and failures of gathering family and others in making a heartfelt connection. Kristen ... BUILD AN INTIMATE COMMUNITY WITH THE TURQUOISE TABLE

The Book Club Network (TBCN)'s Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/8 Jalynn Patterson wrote: My Review: Distraction! This is the first downfall to my day and it explains how many times I deal with my family. The author speaks about this and how she dealt with it. She gives you different ideas about how you can discipline yourself as well as your family in a way to connect one on one more. ... Review: The Turquoise Table by:Kristin Schell

Jalynn's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/7 Whitney Jordan wrote: I have a fun assortment of things to share with you today!  I've read a couple of books, tons of great blog posts and have some of my favorite bloggers to share with you today.  I also thought today was a good time to announce that I'm going to take Thursdays off from blogging this summer. ... What We're Reading Wednesday

Whitney's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/6 Melissa Smith wrote: When I first opened Kristin Schell's book The Turquoise Table, I was taken by how pretty it is. So well-done. A book you want to read. And as I got into it, I was challenged. To be more open, to be welcoming, to invite folks in. Her dream was to disconnect her family from all the technological things ... 'The Turquoise Table' by Kristin Schell

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/6 Ashley Osborn wrote: Kristin Schell knew there was more to life than busy schedules and running from one activity to the next. When she made her previous homeowner a deal that she would continue the summer picnic, she had no idea then what that would entail!It was just one event over the summer. Not much stress right? Everyone ... The Turquoise Table by Kristin Schell

Ashley's Rating:

5 Stars