This is Me… Challenge #1

The Challenge: If you were forced to go back in time to the olden days, but were allowed to take 10 modern conveniences with you, what would you take?

  1. Indoor plumbing! (Best invention in the last 200 years)
  2. My glasses
  3. Antibiotics
  4. Allergy medicine
  5. My waterproof boots
  6. Air conditioning (I’m a wimp in the Summer)
  7. My sewing machine
  8. Toilet paper
  9. Refrigerator
  10. Electricity

What would you bring?

2014 Reading List

These are all books I need to finish reading.


  • Allegient by Veronica Roth (On Nook)
  • Fool Moon by Jim Butcher (On Nook)
  • Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier (On Nook)



  • With by Skye Jethani (On Kindle)
  • 24/6 by Matthew Sleeth (On Kindle)
  • Restless by Jennie Allen
  • The Jesus Creed by Scot McKnight
  • Embracing Obscurity by Anonymous
  • Strange Gods (Unmasking the Idols in Everyday Life) by Elizabeth Scalia
  • Do You Know Who I Am? by Angela Thomas


  • Say It Loud by Robyn McKelvy (On Kindle)
  • Praying God’s Word for Your Husband by Kathi Lipp
  • We Still Do by Lots of Smart People I Like


  • Parenting without Borders by Christine Gross-Loh (On Nook)
  • Love & Respect in the Family by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs
  • Hands Free Mama by Rachel Macy Stafford
  • Intentional Parenting by Sissy Goff, David Thomas, and Melissa Trevathan
  • Opening Your Child’s Spiritual Windows by Cheri Fuller


  • Abigail Adams by Woody Holton (On Nook)
  • Stealing Secrets by H. Donald Winkler (On Nook)

Just Because:

  • How to Be an Explorer of the World by Keri Smith
  • Crazy Busy by Kevin Deyoung
  • 10 Lessons from a Former Fat Girl by Amy Parham (On Nook)
  • Friendship for Grownups by Lisa Whelchel (On Nook)
  • The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
  • The Shallows (What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains) by Nicholas Carr
  • Get Lost by Dannah Gresh
  • Happiness is a Serious Problem by Dennis Prager
  • In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan