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Book Review: "Holiness For Housewives: And Other Working Women"  ~ Hubert Van Zeller

Book Review: “Holiness For Housewives: And Other Working Women” ~ Hubert Van Zeller

——————————– I knew I was going to like this book as soon as I read the title “Holiness For Housewives: And Other Working Women”. Zeller chose to say other, which gave me confidence that he understood that although being a housewife and stay at home mum may not be a paid job, it is WORK. […]

Book Review: Saint John Paul The Great ~ Jason Evert

Book Review: Saint John Paul The Great ~ Jason Evert

When I first started reading this book all I could say was ‘what a man!’ Knowing very little about the life of Karol Wojtyla, I was shocked and moved by the incredibly hard life he led from such a young age. Through all his trials his faith only grew deeper. I was struck by the […]

A Mother's Rule Of Life

A Mother’s Rule Of Life

A friend recommended ‘A Mother’s Rule Of Life’ to me when I was expecting my first child, and I was not disappointed! The author, Holly Pierlot, draws on the wisdom of the monastic ‘Rule’ and applies it to the busy life of a mother, particularly pertaining to what she terms ‘the five Ps’: Prayer, Person […]

Smart Martha -  A Book For All Mums

Smart Martha – A Book For All Mums

Once in a while there is a book that really jumps out at me (and I’m a big reader, 2-3 books a fortnight!) and this is one of them. This book was so relevant and interesting that I was able to read it cover to cover in one sitting. Basically ‘Smart Martha’ is practical advice on incorporating more ‘Mary’ […]