Sweet friend, I know you look at everyone around you and think they have it all together. You want to be like them with their seemingly perfect lives. You cut yourself down time and time again because you feel like you don’t measure up. You feel worthless, and you’re exhausted from carrying this weight. Don’t … Continue reading The Comparison Game is Stealing Your Joy
To the mama trying to hold it all together, I see the smile you show the rest of the world. I see the way you do everything you can to make sure things run smoothly, but I also see the truth you’re hiding from others. Maybe you’re even trying to hide it from yourself. You're … Continue reading To the Mom Trying to Hold it Together
To the woman ready to give up on her marriage, I see the tears falling down your face, and I know they feel endless. This is not a situation you ever expected to face. It’s not what you anticipated when you stood before him and said, “I do.” You expected a lifetime filled with joy … Continue reading To the Woman Ready to Give Up on Her Marriage
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and Ryan O'Connor to bring you a special book giveaway of Ryan's latest book, Ting Ting, the Girl Who Saved China. ABOUT THE BOOK Ting Ting, the Girl Who Saved China Written by Ryan O’Connor Illustrated by Xiang Minghui Ages 6-10 | 48 Pages Publisher: Xlibris Corp … Continue reading Book Giveaway – Ting Ting, the Girl Who Saved China
To the mama struggling with postpartum depression, I know right now you’re surrounded by darkness, but it won’t always be this way. I know you feel like you can’t breathe, but it won’t always be this way. I know the tears fall freely, but it won’t always be this way. I know you feel broken … Continue reading It Won’t Always Be This Way
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and Dover Publications to bring you a review of the series Game On! Awesome Activities. Check out the giveaway at the end of the review for your chance to win a prize back of these titles. Game On! USA: Awesome Activities for Clever Kids Written by Patrick … Continue reading Book Review – Game On!
Mama, I know this school year has been hard. It was filled with ups and downs, and nothing consistent other than inconsistency. There were good days and bad days. There were quarantines and unexpected doctor visits. There were canceled plans and changes to schedules. Nothing stayed the same. I know you felt like you were … Continue reading Mama, You Made It To Summer—Now Enjoy It!
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and Dover Publications to bring you a book review of My First Book About Dinosaurs by Donald M. Silver and Patricia J. Wynne. Be sure to check out the giveaway at the end of the review that includes four My First Science Books! My First Book About … Continue reading Book Review – My First Book About Dinosaurs
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and Script Novel Publishing, LLC to bring you a book review of Bizzy Bzzz the Bee and Grandpa's Tea by Travis Peagler. Check out the special giveaway at the end of the post for your chance to win a copy of the book and a Visa gift … Continue reading Book Review – Bizzy Bzzz the Bee and Grandpa’s Tea
A "We’re Hiring” post caught my attention as I scrolled through Instagram. I read the post and clicked on the link in the company’s bio. My interest was piqued, and I felt a pang in my heart as I explored it more. It sounded perfect. It sounded like something I would love, and it was … Continue reading When Waiting Gets Hard
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and Faith and Sparkle's World to bring you a special interview with Faith Abraham, the young author of Superhero Faith. Be sure to stick around after the interview for a fun giveaway. What inspired you to write this book? Faith: My Mama had cancer in her breast … Continue reading Author Interview with Faith Abraham
Sweet child, Don’t lose your spark, your wonder, your passion. The world will try to confine you and hold you back, but you were made to be free. You were made to inspire the hearts of others, just as you’ve inspired mine. You walk to the beat of your own drum, and I admire you for it. … Continue reading Dear Wild Child, the World Needs Your Fire
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and author Kyle Little to bring you a special book giveaway of Pink. Pink Written by Kyle Little Illustrated by Andrés Cornejo Ages 4-12 | 22 Pages Publisher: Mascot Books | ISBN-13: 978-1645435181 Publisher’s Synopsis: Pink is the story of Arossa, a baby flamingo, and how she … Continue reading Book Giveaway – Pink
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and HarperCollins Publishers to bring you a special giveaway of Erin Entrada Kelly's Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey. Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey Written by Erin Entrada Kelly Ages 7-12 | 160 Pages Publisher: Greenwillow Books | ISBN-13: 978-0062970428 Publisher’s Synopsis: Introducing eight-year-old Marisol Rainey—an irresistible new character from … Continue reading Book Giveaway – Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and The Reed Foundation for Austim to bring you a book review of the "One Big Canvas" book series. Be sure to check out a special giveaway at the end of the review. One Big Canvas: The Masterpiece Written by Jay Miletsky Illustrated by Luis Peres Ages … Continue reading Book Review – One Big Canvas