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How to Teach so Children Love Reading

How to teach children to love reading

Donalyn Miller is a reading teacher and in Texas who has perfected a technique of how to teach so children love reading in her classroom. This book details her class methods. What is a Wild Reader? Miller’s goal is not just for students to be competent readers, to be able to answer test questions or to complete assignments without struggle. …

Redefining Spiritual Words

Learning to Speak God from Scratch book with dictionary and Bible

    Learning to Speak God From Scratch: Why Sacred Words are Vanishing and How We Can Revive Them is a book that takes a deep dive into some of the most commonly used spiritual words and phrases in churches today. Jonathan Merritt examines the history, current usage and Biblical references for the spiritual words he has chosen to discuss. …

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Change Your Life with a Bullet Journal

This is part two of a post that started here. We need ways to implement the changes we are learning in all of these self-improvement books we read. One method is using Trello workflow charts. Another method I use regularly is a bullet journal.   What is a bullet journal?   If you are unfamiliar with bullet journaling, you can …

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Change Your Life with Trello

Deciding on a book and reading it is only part of the self-improvement equation. All these new ideas floating around in my head don’t do me much good if I don’t put them to practical use and change something about my life. I’m sure some readers have a detailed plan and read books in one area that build on each …

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Book Index

One easy page to find all of the books reviewed on the blog! I’ve read all of these and will make them links as the reviews become live.   Community Shalom Sistas by Osheta Moore The Ministry of Ordinary Places by Shannan Martin Creativity A Million Little Ways by Emily P. Freeman Big Magic by Liz Gilbert Hungry Heart by …

Confession of a Self-Help Addict

I’m an ISFJ, Enneagram 4, type-A personality and the oldest child. A dangerous combination. I’m always looking for ways to improve myself, make my house run more efficiently, help my kids learn more and be a better employee. With this internal motivation to always find fault with myself and want to change it, I’ve read A LOT of self-help books. …

About Stacey

Welcome to A Field of Clover I’m Stacey and I want to help you find the best self-help and self-improvement books on the market for YOU! We all have different needs at different times in our lives. We can wade through mountains of books at the library or Google search pages or you can use my cheat sheets to figure …

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Welcome to my field!

How do you wade through all the thousands of self-help and personal improvement books out there? A Field of Clover wants to help! Personal development How-to Self-improvement Relationship building Self-realization Whatever you call this genre of books, there are more than can possibly be read. A quick trip to my local public library recently netted a result of nearly 300 …