The Memory Keeper’s Daughter #BookReview


Book Review, Books

Time to catch up on some book reviews. First up, The Memory Keeper’s Daughter: A Novel I read The Memory Keeper’s Daughter this summer while on our summer vacation. I liked it well enough, it was a good fiction fix and light vacation reading companion. I think it could have been MUCH better, it started out with […]

September 25, 2016

And the Catholic Mom’s #PrayerCompanion Giveaway Winner Is…


**Give-away**, Books

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Giveaway for the The Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion, A Book of Daily Reflections! I wish ALL of you could win one because I know everyone will like having this book as their prayer companion. For today, Ave Maria Press is gracious enough to let me offer ONE and so, […]

September 6, 2016

A Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion Book #Giveaway!


**Give-away**, Book Review, Books

Do you ever wish you had a little friend who’d sit on your shoulder and whisper words of affirmation, encouragement and hope into your ears throughout your days as a mother? Or maybe you’d like to spend more time in prayer but don’t know how or where to start? Maybe it’s hard to carve out too […]

August 31, 2016

Love the Home You Have Book Review & Family and Kitchen Room Update


Book Review, Books, Decorating, Home

Earlier this year I read Love the Home You Have: Simple Ways to…Embrace Your Style *Get Organized *Delight in Where You Are by Melissa Michaels from The Inspired Home blog. I really enjoyed reading Melissa’s book and recommend it to anyone who drives around daydreaming about living in other people’s homes and wishing their home was […]

November 10, 2015

I’m Happy for You (Sort Of…Not Really {Giveaway, Review Hangout Podcast}


Book Review, Books

For this month’s Simplemama Podcast HangOut I had the great pleasure of chatting with Kay Wills Wyma about her book, I’m Happy for You (Sort Of…Not Really): Finding Contentment in a Culture of Comparison. Listen to audio podcast online | View video podcast online                 Kay Blogs at The Moat […]

October 7, 2015