Rhythms of Rest – Review

I received this book free for purposes of my review. All opinions are my own. Rhythms of Rest by Shelly Miller – Finding the Spirit of Sabbath in a Busy World. Are you tired? I know as a mom with young children, I am. And not just physically tired....

Mini Chicken Pot Pies

These little chicken pot pies are perfect for cold winter days. My kids thought that having their own bowl was awesome! Plus the biscuits fit perfectly on top this way. Feel free to make this in one big pan if you don’t want to do personal ones. Chicken Pot...

Conspiracy of Silence – Book Reivew

Conspiracy of Silence (The Tox Files) by Ronie Kendig I love trying out new Action Book authors. Because I love books that are full of action. So I was pretty excited to give this book a try. It sounded interesting and entertaining. Conspiracy of Silence definitely did not disappoint. It...

The Beginner’s Bible – Review and Giveaway

The Beginner’s Bible – Review and Giveaway

I received this book free for purposes of my review. All opinions are my own. The Beginner’s Bible® has been a favorite with young children and their parents since its release in 1989 with over 25 million products sold. Now it’s redesigned with fresh new art that will excite...

Lee Stafford Ceramic Curling Wand for Corkscrew Curls – Review and Giveaway

Lee Stafford Ceramic Curling Wand for Corkscrew Curls – Review and Giveaway

This is a sponsored post. I received this product free for purposes of my review. All opinions are my own. My 8yr old Daughter has the straightest, silkiest, hair ever. I’ve tried everything to get good curls. We tried hot rollers, curling irons, a variety of gels and mouses,...

Last Minute Gift Idea

Last Minute Gift Idea

Scrambling for a last minute gift for that impossible to buy for someone? Here’s a super simple and delicious treat anyone can make. Russian Tea 1 Cup Tang 1 Cup Lipton Instant Tea 1/4 tsp ground cloves 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon Mason Jar Pretty Ribbons If you have a...

Shattered Vigil – Review

The Shattered Vigil (The Darkwater Saga) by Patrick W. Carr This is the second book in The Darkwater Saga Series. The first book is The Shock of Night. I read The Shattered Vigil without first reading The Shock of Night. It took me the first couple of chapters to...

Outdoor Play over the Holidays

Outdoor Play over the Holidays

This post is sponsored by the Voice of Play My kids love to play outside! Whether it’s at the zoo, up in Gatlinburg, our back yard, or the playground. It doesn’t matter. They just love to be outside! Here in Tennessee, we’ve had a warm fall. As in up...

Charlie the Tramp – giveaway

Charlie the Tramp – giveaway

Charlie the Tramp by Russell Hoban and pictures by Lillian Hoban. This book is a hardcover, 50th edition, reprint. After reading it I can see why it was the Winner of the Boys Club of America Junior Book Award, 1968. This is a fun book that my kids love to...

Ginger Cookies

My very favorite holiday recipe. I’ve made these for years and I never get tired of them. Ginger Cookies 2 1/4 cups flour 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp baking soda 3/4 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup...

Amy Grant, Tennessee Christmas – giveaway

Amy Grant, Tennessee Christmas – giveaway

Amy Grant Tennessee Christmas CD – I got this CD the other day and have been playing it on repeat ever since. The kids gave up on stealing it from me and resorted to asking our Amazon Echo to play “Amy Grant” songs. I did finally relent and tell...

Christmas List for the Home Chef – plus giveaway

This is a sponsored post. Mom’s can be so hard to shop for! For me, I love to cook. So anything for my kitchen is awesome! Here’s 5 of my favorite kitchen items that I’ve gotten this year. AND a giveaway for a product of choice from the Youcopia range....