My 2017 Five-Star Books in Review

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It is time for one of my favorite posts of the year — my five-star books in review post! I read 20 books this year, and I am sharing with you the four books that I rated five-stars and a few four-star honorable mentions. Although I didn’t quite meet my reading goal for this year, I am happy with the accomplishment of 20 books. I read ten physical/kindle books, and I listened to 10 audiobooks. You can check out my … Read More

2017 Goals in Review

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Well, ya’ll… 2107 has come and gone. With only a few days remaining how are you feeling about 2017?  I will tell you how I am feeling – in awe. I am amazed by all that has happened this past year and am excited about what is ahead in 2018. Without further ado, here are my 2017 goals in review!   (Product links are affiliate links. Read my full disclosure here.)   2017 Goals in Review If you remember from my … Read More

Requiring Reading With Apologia’s Readers in Residence Curriculum

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I didn’t enjoy reading books when I was in school. In fact, I didn’t read. I would do almost anything else before I would sit down and read a book. I don’t even remember reading an actual book when I was in middle school and when I entered high school, I knew where the cliff notes rack was located in the local book store. Because of this, I was reluctant to push my kids to read certain books. I wanted their … Read More

Are You Ready To Cultivate The Life You Want?

I had the wonderful blessing of being on Lara Casey’s Launch Team for her new book, Cultivate A Grace-Filled Guide to Growing an Intentional Life. Being a fan of Lara’s work, I was so excited about the opportunity, and I am just as excited to share with you what I learned.  Are you ready to cultivate the life you want?   (I received this product for free.  All opinions are my own, and I was not required to write a positive … Read More

Chockful List Of My Favorite Things Right Now

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I love reading what other people’s favorite things are. I enjoy seeing what things they use and what things give them joy, what books they have read recently and loved, all of their favorite things.  Today, I thought I would share with you, what things I am loving, so here is a chockful list of my favorite things right now!   Product links are affiliate links. Beauty Products I am going to start off by saying, I think I am … Read More

What Book Character Would You Be?

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Last week at our homeschool co-op we had a Fun Day where we were to dress up as a book character. The kids and I had a great time figuring out who we would be and what we needed to complete our costumes.  Take a look to see what characters we dressed up as. What book character would you be?   Super Grover Blake was the easiest decision by far.  He LOVES Super Grover, and he already had a Super … Read More

A Review and Giveaway of the Invisible Tails Series

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I am so excited to be sharing with you today a review and giveaway of the Invisible Tails Series by Davy Liu! The Invisible Tails Series consists of five remarkable books that retell Bible stories from the perspective of the animals in those stories. This series is an excellent collection of books that you will want to add to your home library!     A Review and Giveaway of the Invisible Tails Series Davy Liu’s artistic accomplishments include the workings … Read More

January Goals Update {Better Late Than Never}

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So, I had very good intentions of updating you much sooner than the 14th of February on how I was doing on my 2017 Goals, but alas, it didn’t happen. So without further ado, I give you my January Goals Update. {Better Late Than Never}   Overall, I am happy with my progress I made in January on my goals.  I didn’t hit one of my monthly goals (read aloud to kids 17 times), but I did do well at 14, … Read More

What Are You Trying To Prove?

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  I just finished up another wonderful journey on the launch team for Jennie Allen’s newest book, Nothing To Prove. First, it is a fantastic book, and second, I just love launching.  It really should be a professional gig. Anyway, before I start talking about the book, let me ask you, “What are you trying to prove?” We might not think we are, but we are all trying to prove something.   Yesterday, I wrote my review on Amazon and gave … Read More

Children’s Book Series You’ ll Love And An Awesome Giveaway

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I am so excited to be reviewing The Adventures of Adam Raccoon Series by Glen Keane on the blog today. This is a children’s book series you’ll love and an awesome giveaway you will want to enter! Glen Keane is a former Disney artist and animator. Glen is also “a recipient of the Disney Legend Award for his contribution in animation. During his 38 years at the studio, he animated several of the most celebrated Disney characters of all-time.” {Green … Read More

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