Category Archive: Reviews

Apr 17

Review and Giveaway: Alone Yet Not Alone

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Alone Yet Not Alone is a book I recently read…it’s also a new movie coming to theaters this June! I have always been fascinated by history – not dates and numbers, but by the stories.  Stories of my ancestors, of different cultures, lands, and so much more.  When I was given the opportunity to read …

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Mar 14

REVIEW: Heather, the Scared Tooth Fairy

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Heather, the Scared Tooth Fairy:  The book is illustrated and written by a mother daughter team, where the daughter is elementary school age.  A little about the story:  At tooth fairy school Heather is too scared to meet her new flight teacher to go to school. Find out what silly and amazing things happen when …

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Mar 04

REVIEW: Goodnight Angels Childrens Book by Melody Carlson

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Book Description Now available in the popular board book format, Goodnight Angels is a beautifully written bedtime book for young children that presents a new spin on the bestselling, Goodnight Moon complete with the message of prayer and thankfulness. This charming bedtime story in the vein of Goodnight Moon will lull little ones to sleep …

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Mar 03

Review: I Like Giving by Brad Formsma

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I recently read the book, I Like Giving by Brad Formsma.  I loved this book.  Before I get into my review, however, let me share with you a little about it: “When you move from awareness to action, miracles happen.  As you make giving a lifestyle, you’ll realize you’re not only loving life more, you’re …

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Feb 18

Review: Scantopia App (It’s Free!)

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Who here has heard about or uses the Scantopia app?  It’s a free app that I recently discovered, and I really like it, so I thought I’d share!   The picture above explains it best…you simply download the app (It’s FREE) and then they make a game out of you scanning barcodes.  The barcodes can …

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Feb 04

Book Review: Hands Free Mama by Rachel Macy Stafford

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If technology is the new addiction, then multi-tasking is the new marching order. We check our email while cooking dinner, send a text while bathing the kids, and spend more time looking into electronic screens than into the eyes of our loved ones. With our never-ending to-do lists and jam-packed schedules, it’s no wonder we’re …

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Feb 02

Review and GIVEAWAY – Unstoppable DVD

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ABOUT UNSTOPPABLE: Inspired by the death of Cameron’s close friend who succumbed to cancer at the age of 15, Kirk Cameron takes viewers on an inspiring and hope-filled visual journey to better understand the biggest doubt-raising question in faith: “Where is God in the midst of tragedy and suffering?” Going back to the beginning—literally—Kirk investigates the …

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Jan 28

Giveaway – 2:12 Designs WINNER!

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Time to announce a winner!!  Yay, this is my favorite part of the giveaway.   Just a refresher, 2:12 Designs is an Etsy shop, and, Kristin makes customized birthday invitations, announcements, etc. She sells all of her designs for $5.50, and the buyer receives a digital file – so you can print as many as you’d …

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Jan 25

*Review: Ozeri INSTAVAC Food Storage Container Set

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I recently received a 4-container food storage set from Ozeri to try and review.  Let me first tell you a little more about the product, and then we’ll get straight into my experience with it: Instant vacuum freshness without pumps, motors or confusing parts. Simply press down on the center of the lid and air …

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Jan 13

Review and GIVEAWAY – 2:12 Designs!

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I recently had the fun opportunity to work with and try out products from 2:12 Designs.  Let me tell you a little about the site and the owner, Kristin:   2:12 Designs is an Etsy shop, and, Kristin makes customized birthday invitations, announcements, etc. She sells all of her designs for $5.50, and the buyer …

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