365 Pocket Prayers for Mothers

    365 Pocket Prayers for Mothers:  Guidance and Wisdom for Each New Day is a new selection from Tyndale Publishing.  Clothed in a beautiful purple, leather like cover, complete with a lovely bird design, this collection of prayers would make a wonderful gift for Christian Moms.  The book provides a simple one to two paragraph prayer or devotion linked to a … [Read more...]

All’s Fair in Love and Cupcakes (Book Review)

Lucas and Kat have been best friends in the small town of Bayou Bend, Louisiana for years.  As friendship turns to potential romance, each is afraid to make the first move.  Personal insecurities and career aspirations threaten the couple before platonic love has a chance to bloom.  As critical decisions must be made about living situations and employment, Lucas and Kat find … [Read more...]

Great Book Giveaway for those who have, will have, had, or have been a teenage girl…..

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Enough: 10 Things We Should Be Telling Teenage Girls by Kate Conner As mother to a daughter I already dread the teenage years.  They're scary.  They come with changing bodies, charged hormones, overwhelming emotions, and lots of change for both mother and daughter.  Of all the times in my life, the teenage years are not ones I would care to repeat; especially junior … [Read more...]

¡SABOR! Learning Spanish Can Be Fun and Easy (Review)

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¡SABOR! En Espanol (Whistlefritz-Inspiring Young Minds)  ¡SABOR! is a fantastically fun CD geared toward introducing youngsters to Spanish.  A welcome reprieve from the monotonous droning that so often results when repetitious recordings are used to introduce new languages, ¡SABOR! surrounds young listeners with joyous dancing music and easy to learn lyrics.  The songs have … [Read more...]

Reasons My Kid is Crying: Hilarious Comfort for Parents With Toddlers

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    All the many many completely logical reasons that children cry.  When Dad, Greg Pembroke decided to stay at home a couple times per week to be with his son, he stumbled upon a gold mind of hilarity.  With a cause and effect motif familiar to every toddler parent, Reasons My Kid is Crying  is loaded with kids breaking down over things  seen by an adult … [Read more...]