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Book Review: Together: A Journey in Godly Marriage

I read “Make Yourself Amazing” and really enjoyed it, so I had high expectations for this book. I was especially interested in this one because it’s a short read and since having a baby, our marriage has changed, so I wanted to see if she addressed anything like that here. Unfortunately, this book did not …

book review, books, parenting

Mama Needs A Do-Over Book Review

I recently received the opportunity to review Mama Needs a Do-Over by Lisa Pennington. Pennington, a blogger and the mother of nine (!!) children offers ten steps that mothers can use to reset themselves and their children when everyone is having a hard day. I liked that her chapters were full of personal anecdotes and scriptural references. …

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Five Favorites: July 2015 (and a giveaway!)

Since my last two posts were a little heavy, I decided to start a new feature here on the old blog called Five Favorites. It’s a pretty self-explanatory feature, but just in case you’re feeling a little slow today, I’ll explain it. On the last Monday* of every month, I’ll list five things that I really …

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Book Review: #BEMORE by Sandi Krakowski

Did you know that the hashtag symbol is actually called an octothorpe? #Trivia (and thanks to Renee L. for teaching us about that way back in January. I knew it would come in handy someday!). I’m a hashtag-a-holic (octothorpe-a-holic?), and I have even been known to use them while actually talking to someone (#Awkward #Whatever …