I approached this book with apprehension and not a little anxiety. I am a woman who avoids painful things. I don’t watch Hallmark movies. I rarely watch the news. I don’t read books about tragic love stories (I loathed Romeo and Juliet), and I leave the room when the sad puppies in their lonely kennels pop… Continue reading where i end
So I have mentioned before (multiple times) that I am just not a daily devotional type of gal. Call it a lack of discipline or motivation, or maybe I’m ADD after-all, but I just get bored with them. The exception to this rule so far, is the Beautiful Word Devotional. I am not great at reading it every… Continue reading 100 Favorite Bible Verses
A couple years back, I started seeing this beautiful, brightly colored book all over social media entitled Make it Happen by Lara Casey. After reading some of the blog posts on the book, as well as checking out all things Lara Casey related, I decided to give the book a go. (So did my dear friend, Shelby.… Continue reading Cultivate
Being a mother can be a crazy life, but it’s a gift filled with grace. Read Betsy Singleton Snyder’s comical story in Stepping on Cheerios. Stepping on Cheerios is a collection of funny, warm, and charming tales from the frontlines of parenthood, written for women who are juggling to accomplish everyday feats of work, motherhood,… Continue reading Stepping On Cheerios + GIVEAWAY!
Right around this time of year, my wanderlust kicks into over-drive. Summer vacation has arrived; lazy mornings, time spent reading, evenings in the garden and plenty of time to daydream about road trips. But with five kids, a car that isn’t big enough for all of us, and a tight budget, travel plans are difficult… Continue reading We Stood Upon Stars
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Lately, I have been on a fiction kick. I just want good, in-depth stories that I can sink into at the end of the day. (Or while the kids are busy chowing down at snack time.) So, I confess, I wasn’t all that excited about another “self-help” book. Curious, yes!… Continue reading You Are Free
I have to admit, I passed over this book quite a few times. My thought was, “I don’t need a book telling me how to get friends. And I already know that Jesus is never going to unfriend me.” But then, everywhere I turned on Social Media, people were talking about Never Unfriended. Curiosity got… Continue reading Never Unfriended