One week left to enter the Ten Little Night Stars Giveaway!

It’s hard to believe my new book, Ten Little Night Stars, releases in just one short week! I am so excited to share this story with you and your loved ones. So excited, in fact, that I’m giving away 5 copies with a signed author card to 5 wonderful readers! Don’t forget to enter! What’s the book about? Ten Little Night Stars is a sweet bedtime counting book perfect for the youngest readers. One by one…

Ten Little Night Stars Giveaway!

Do you have little ones who love to read and cuddle? Then my new book, Ten Little Night Stars, is the perfect story for them. To celebrate my upcoming release, I’m giving away a copy (with a signed author card) to 5 lovely readers! About the Book Ten Little Night Stars is a sweet bedtime counting book perfect for the youngest readers. One by one the stars come out in the night sky as cute and cuddly…

How Netflix Prompted My 2018 New Year’s Resolution

  It’s that time of year when people make plans and goals for becoming better versions of themselves while taking a break from the daily grind. Some may even snuggle under a cozy blanket with a hot cocoa and binge-watch some TV shows on Netflix.   While I’m not a big fan of New Year’s resolutions (oh, the guilt), in 2018 I’m resolving to lean into the discomfort I sometimes feel when communicating. And I…

Christmas Rolls, Epic Fails, and Grace

Sooo…I tried to make the rolls for the first time this Christmas because my mom broke her hip. One potential problem may have been that my mom (a seasoned bread maker) told me (a non-bread maker) the recipe over the phone. And I might have to explain one more thing–you may wonder why my mom is on my phone as “Spy Mom.” Well, I had no problems when I asked Siri to dial every other…

Indescribable by Louie Giglio – Book Review

I remember the wonder I felt in school when we learned about stars, the intricacies of the human body, and so many other astounding scientific facts. My young mind automatically connected these wonders to the God who had planned and created them. Everything around me related to God’s creation! Louie Giglio’s first children’s book for grade-schoolers, Indescribable: 100 Devotions About God & Science, makes these same direct connections between the wonders of science and the…

NaThaWriMo – National Thank a Writer Month

I love November’s focus on gratitude and Thanksgiving. I’ve been learning the power of gratitude. When I focus on the small gifts that God keeps placing in my life, I don’t focus as much on the Fear Of Missing Out or my outstanding needs. I like myself so much better when I live in gratitude. A blog post by my newly found friend, Shelli Littleton, recently renewed my wonder at being on the receiving end of…