Surprised by Catholic Family Fun {Book Review & Giveaway!}


**Give-away**, Books, Boredom Busters, faith, Family

{Full Disclosure: I received a complimentary copy of Catholic Family Fun – A Guide for the Adventurous, Overwhelmed, Creative or Clueless in exchange for an honest review.} I love spending time with my family, especially when we have no where we have to be or anything in particular that needs our urgent attention, which is akin to […]

June 16, 2014

Whatever After: If the Shoe Fits {a book review}


Book Review

Recently, my nine-year-old (4th grade) daughter brought home a book she borrowed from the school library: Whatever After: If the Shoe Fits by Sarah Mlynowski, the second book of a 4-book series.  I’d never heard of the Whatever After series before and I was curious about it so decided to read along with her. Of course, she ended up finishing […]

November 11, 2013

Dad is Fat {a Book Review}


babies, birth, Book Review, Books, Dessert, Family, Food, Marriage, parenting, pregnancy

My eldest brother gave me the gift of laughter for my birthday this year when he sent me Jim Gaffigan’s Dad Is Fat book.  I immensely enjoyed reading this. It was as enjoyable as eating a delicious sugar-filled delicacy, each chapter like a new cream-filled pastry to inhale leaving me only craving more. Why am I comparing […]

October 6, 2013