See (and listen to) what people are saying about Not So Fast … on the air and on the Web: Commentary, Family, by Megan Dunham December 3, 2009, “‘Tis the season to…slow down?” Read HERE.

• BreakPoint: Not So Fast featured and reviewed on Prison Fellowship’s BreakPoint (10-07-09).

• Posting of Mark Earley’s article, “Not So Fast: Slowing Down the Busy Life.” Read HERE.

Catholic Exchange: “The Busy American Family” by Mark Earley. Read HERE.

KKMS Radio Interview: Listen to a radio interview that aired on KKMS “Live! with Jeff and Lee” (archived in MP3 format)

The Harvest Show television Interview: I was a guest on LeSea Broadcasting’s The Harvest Show on September 9, 2009. The archive of that episode should be available on the website for approximately 30 days following the date it aired. To watch, click HERE.

Radio Interview: I was interviewed this week for WMBI’s “This Is The Day” with Nancy Turner (Moody Radio, Chicago; link opens a new window with an MP3 recording of the show). To do it justice, the reading at the end should have been delivered half as fast as I read it. It was Ann Voskamp’s poetic story “Still to Hear the Song” that she graciously allowed me to include in the book. Wish Ann V. could have read it.

Radio Interview: To listen to The Debbie Chavez show interview, click HERE and scroll down for August 26.

United Methodist Reporter magazine Interview: Click HERE to read an interview published in the United Methodist Reporter magazine.

Book Review: Windy Acres Farm reviewed Not So Fast November 25, 2009. Click HERE to read.

Podcast/Interview: Podcast of my reading a chapter from the book as well as an interview online at Christian Bookworm online.

Podcast/Interview: Takiela at Books a Latte interviewed me about Not So Fast for a podcast.

Website: Bizymoms “Expert Corner” featured Not So Fast in a column by Michele Howe.

“Family Slow-Down Solutions” article published at “Family Slow-Down Solutions” article appeared online at Todaysmama.

Blog Appearance/Book Review: Melissa’s Musings Product Review blog posted a generous review of Not So Fast on November 15, 2009. Read HERE.

Blog Appearance/Book Review: Catherine: Reflections of a Contemplative Mother reviewed Not So Fast saying, “Kroeker offers thought-provoking suggestions for ways to evaluate your family’s level of busyness and how that is working (or not working) for your family. Even if you’re currently satisfied with your activities I think you would get something out of the exercise of thinking through your commitments and being deliberate about putting your family ahead of other people’s expectations.”

Blog Appearance: Mary of Owlhaven wrote a review of Not So Fast HERE.

Blog Appearance: Lynn at QueenoftheCastleRecipes interviewed me and asked for slow-down recipes. I opted for European fare, because Europeans know how to take a good coffee break or linger over a multi-course dinner. They know slow.

Blog Appearance/Book Review: Tree Swing Reading offered a review of Not So Fast.

Blog Appearance/Book Review: Girlfriends Get Real reviewed the book in her post “Life in the Slow Zone.” Enter the giveaway (deadline: September 10, 2009) by leaving a message at her post. You could win a copy of Not So Fast.

Book Review: Not So Fast Book Review at Jim Seybert – Strategic Planning Retreats – Strategy Audits – Executive Coaching

Book “Tour”: F.I.R.S.T. (Fiction In Rather Short Takes) selected Not So Fast as its Wild Card book tour scheduled for August 20, 2009. Here are some participants (most have simply posted the basic info; a few offer a few words of review):

Blog Appearance: Andrea at The Flourishing Mother (also a “Live from the Slow Zone” contributor in the book), mentioned Not So Fast on her blog.

Blog Appearance/Interview: Stephanie at Olive Tree posed two questions which I answered at great length. In fact, the answers were so involved, she turned it into a two-part event. Part 1 is here, with a book giveaway. You can read Part 2 here.

Blog Appearance: Audra, outstanding publicist for The B&B Media Group, highlighted Not So Fast on her blog, Seriously?

Blog Appearance: Pattie at her blog Fresh-Brewed Writer … Living a Fresh-Brewed Life! highlighted Not So Fast in her post “Simplify, simplify.

Blog Appearance/Interview: Rachel Anne at Home Sanctuary is offering a copy of Not So Fast as a giveaway prize for her Company Girls. She also interviewed me for her Company Girls newsletter; I published the entire interview at this link on

Blog Appearance/Interview: Karen Hossink, author of Confessions of an Irritable Mother and Finding Joy, interviewed me for her Surviving Motherhood blog. She reads a few lines from the book in her weekly video HERE.

Blog Appearance/Book Review: A Good Theme is “Chillaxing” with Not So Fast.

Blog Appearance: Jane Anne at Gravity of Motion is gave away a copy of Not So Fast.

Blog Appearance: Another Road to Ramble mentions Not So Fast.

Blog appearance/Interview: The Bona Fide Life conducted an interview.

Blog Appearance/Interview: My friend Jane invited me to record a podcast and submit a guest post for her Only By Prayer blog.

If you have mentioned Not So Fast on your website, blog, magazine, newspaper, or any other form of media, please contact me.