We did a thing today. We went back-to-school shopping. School shopping has always been one of my favorite times of the year. But everything felt different this year. I didn't have the same excitement this summer. I put it off for a long time because I didn't know if kids would be attending school in … Continue reading A Moment of “Normal” in the Midst of Chaos
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and author Taryn Crowder to bring you a special book giveaway of Buckets Goes on a Winter Adventure, Taryn's new picture book. Buckets Goes on a Winter Adventure Written by Taryn CrowderIllustrated by Nidhom Publisher’s Synopsis: Buckets is a curious French Bulldog, and he’s determined to find … Continue reading Book Giveaway – Buckets Goes on a Winter Adventure
I have parterned with The Children's Book Review and Good Avenue Books to bring you a special book giveaway of the children's book Wander New York: Fitz in the City. Wander New York: Fitz in the City Written by Reese TravesIllustrated by Jon Traves Publisher’s Synopsis: Fitz the Fox can’t wait to see all that … Continue reading Book Giveaway – Wander New York: Fitz in the City
A few months ago, I received an email with an update about a ministry I follow. One statement in the email stood out to me, and I couldn’t help but think about how it applied to my own life. The ministry leader said, “I’m learning to worry less about where we are going and focus … Continue reading Focusing on What God is Doing
Sunrises and sunsets. My favorite parts of summer. The silence fills the air, and I can take a moment to be still. They’re a reminder from God to slow down and take in the beauty he has created. They are a chance to see how intricately God works. He paints with beautiful colors, slightly different … Continue reading The Beauty of God’s Faithfulness
I have partnered with The Children’s Book Review and author Bianca Schulze to bring you a special book review and giveaway of her newest book, Don’t Wake the Dragon. Don’t Wake the Dragon is an engaging book for young children. Any parent who knows how difficult it is to get children asleep (and to stay … Continue reading Book Review of Don’t Wake the Dragon
Summer is slipping away, one sweet day at a time, but the anticipation of the upcoming school year is not the same as other years. I don’t know what we’re walking into at the end of next month, but I know it’s not going to be like any other year. And that breaks my heart … Continue reading Soaking Up Each Sweet Drop of Summer
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and EQ Explorers to bring you a special interview with author Kim Linette. Her book series, EQ Explorers, helps children develop emotional intelligence. Be sure to check out the special book giveaway at the end of the interview. Kim, you are the founder of Kapalua Cove Foundation. … Continue reading Author Interview with Kim Linette
The lack of rain has caused the plants in my garden to cry out for refreshment. We often find ourselves in similar situations spiritually. When we are not leaning in close to God, it's easy for our spirits to feel dry. Join me at Faith on Every Corner today as I share about remaining rooted … Continue reading Remain Rooted in Him
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and Acron Publishing to announce the cover reveal of What to do About Your Monsters by Jessica Woo. WHAT TO DO ABOUT YOUR MONSTERS Publisher’s Synopsis: Meet Kinzie. She has a bunch of fun-loving, slightly smelly, Monsters that live in her room. They never let her sleep … Continue reading What to Do About Your Monsters, by Jessica Woo | Cover Reveal
Social media is completely out of control. Truth and lies are shared interchangeably, and sometimes it's hard to know which is which. Fear and panic are widespread, and discouraging messages abound. What we view and listen to impacts us. It influences our hearts and minds, which spills over into our thoughts and actions. At the … Continue reading The Voices We Listen to Matter
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and author Justine Avery to bring you a book review of Think Outside the Box. Be sure to check out the giveaway at the end of the review for your chance a copy of the book and other great prizes such as Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablets. … Continue reading Book Review of Think Outside the Box
I've spent an entire decade as Mrs. Lewis. That seems so long, and yet these years have gone by in the blink of an eye. Michael and I met during our freshman year at college. He was a squirrely kid, but man, was he an amazing friend. He liked me long before I returned those … Continue reading A Decade of Marriage
I have partnered with The Children's Book Review and author Jay Dee to bring you a book review of Grow Through It. This timely book follows young Ellen as she wraps her head around being stuck at home during the COVID-19 lockdown. All proceeds of this book are being donated to Coronavirus relief efforts. This … Continue reading Book Review of Grow Through It!
I can easily relate to Peter in the Bible. His humanity is clearly shown when Jesus calls him out onto the water, but so is God's power. Join me at Faith on Every Corner as I share about keeping our eyes focused on God when the waves rise around us.