Archive for August, 2016

The Things We Knew~ By Catherine West~Book Review

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

  About the book: A tragedy from the past resurfaces in this tale of family secrets and reignited love. After her mother’s death twelve years ago, Lynette Carlisle watched her close-knit family unravel. One by one, her four older siblings left their Nantucket home and never returned. All seem to harbor animosity toward their father, […]

Shutterfly Personalized Notebook~Giveaway

Monday, August 29th, 2016

I haven’t done a give away in ages but I have two coupons for a free personalized notebook at Shutterfly that I’d like to share with you. I can email you the coupon code. It’s good for one free 5″x8″ notebook but shipping is not included. It expires 9/30/2016.   If you’d like to be […]

Our Attorney

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

We had three different attorneys during this journey of ours. I refuse to tally how much that cost because it boggles my mind and because those costs have made an impact even today on our finances. But here’s a story that makes me giggle every time I think of it. We found out that the […]

Thankful for Friends

Sunday, August 21st, 2016

I had a quick conversation with a friend online last week. She has moved away and James is taking care of her lawn. I touched base with her to let her know we were keeping an eye on things and she immediately sent me a payment for him. I told her  I hadn’t touched base […]

When Death Draws Near by Carrie Stuart Parks~Book Review

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

About the Book: Death has always been part of Gwen Marcey’s job. But when faced with her own mortality, everything takes on a different hue. Forensic artist Gwen Marcey is between jobs and homes when she accepts temporary work in Pikeville, Kentucky. The Eastern Kentucky town, located deep in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, […]

God Made You Just Right ~by Jill Roman Lord~ Book Review

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

  Our little guy adores books so when I was asked to review this kid’s board book I said, “Of course!” About the book: You’re brilliantly created and there s no one else like you! With easy-to-understand descriptions and simple, rhyming text, Jill Roman Lord shares the message that God created each of us in just […]

Sink Prayers

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

My mom’s favorite place to pray is at the sink. She loves washing dishes and I think it’s because it’s one of the places she takes time to pray. I was washing dishes this morning and praying about some situations we’ve been dealing with the past few months. I prayed for God’s conviction and for […]

Prismacolor Pencils ~ Great Deal

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

I was introduced to these pencils in my rubber stamping days. I still have my original set. These are great for the new coloring book craze and this is a super deal!

I Don’t Think So….

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

A friend of mine posted this link and said “Oh our next date night.” Never in 12 million years will it ever be a date night for Lee and I. Uggg!