I love Disneyland, I just love Disney period! Disneyland has a special place in my heart! The first time I went there it was with my Mom. I remember riding the Matterhorn with her, Peter Pan, Space Mountain, the Haunted Mansion, Pirates of the Caribbean, she rode all the rides that I wanted to ride. … Continue reading The Happiest Place on Earth!
Between a Rock and a Grace Place by Carol Kent (Zondervan) From bestselling author Carol Kent comes a riveting journey of facing the impassible obstacles of life and discovering the last thing ever expected—the sweet spot of grace. Carol Kent and her husband, Gene, are now living what some would call a heartbreaking life—their son,… Continue reading Between a Rock and a Grace Place, by Carol Kent
From the Back Cover: Common People… Story after story marked by scandal, stumble, and intrigue. Who are these people? They’re the people in the Bible. And they’re us. We find our stories in theirs. We find our hope where they found theirs. In the hands of an Uncommon God. In Cast of Characters Max Lucado… Continue reading Thoughts on, "Cast of Characters, Common People in the Hands of an Uncommon God" by Max Lucado
I’ve recently signed up with BookSneeze from Thomas Nelson. This is a really neat program that allows bloggers to receive free or advance copies of books in exchange for a review posted on their blog and a retail site. When I first heard of this I was skeptical that I could make it work. I… Continue reading My Thoughts on "The Voice New Testament"
First, let me start by apologizing for the absence. Sometimes, a lot of time really, life gets in the way of what God calls us to do. Of course, that is no excuse. So I humbly ask for your apologies that we have fallen behind. I could offer excuses, but I know that truthfully it… Continue reading Rabbit Trails…
Edited to add another AWESOME Star Wars Day link… May the 4th Be With You at Fail Blog! If you know me in real life, you already know that I love Star Wars! I’m not into the extended Universe (or expanded, whichever it is) but I LOVE the movies. In fact, when my husband and… Continue reading May the Fourth be with you…
This week has been full of icky feelings so far. Monday afternoon I got a call from the school that D was not feeling well. Actually, let me correct myself, D texted me that he was in the nurse with a massive headache and could I come get him. He was congested and coughing all… Continue reading Icky feelings… (not for the squeamish)
I opened this book full of excitement and eager anticipation. Being a Christian, I always turn to my Bible for inspiration and information. I always love a good book about how to live in a more Christ-like manner as well, so when the opportunity to review this book for Zondervan came along, I jumped on… Continue reading What I thought about “Different Eyes – The Art of Living Beautifully”
Change can be hard for some people, for others it can be exciting and invigorating. For me it can depend on the circumstances. Naturally I am a planner. I like to plan out how things are going to go, and I do it waaay ahead of time. For example, we are going to Disneyland in… Continue reading Change…
I’ve never been much of an early riser. I think that the sunrise is beautiful, at least, the pictures I’ve seen of it are beautiful. I’ve never been much of a jump out of bed when it’s cold and dark and go see it for myself kind of person though. I’ve always been content to… Continue reading Early?