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Oh, How The Years Fly By (A Whimsical Coloring Journey)

Oh, how the years fly by! A whimsical coloring journey. . . & A whimsical inspirational journey . . . by Annette Bridges Genre: Inspirational Adult Coloring & Quote Books Date of Publication: August 1, 2016 Publisher: Ranch House Press # of pages: 72   Scroll down for Giveaway!   Oh, how the years fly [Read On]


Favorite Book Picks for Fall Reading

Summer vacation is but a memory as  kids are back to school, fall weather is looming and Christmas decorations are popping up in stores.  (Believe it or not, my Kindle is quickly filling with Christmas-themed books for holiday season reviews – hard to get in the mood, too, when it’s 94 degrees and I’m sweating on [Read On]


PediaQ Launches Free Nurse Help Line Throughout Texas

If you are a parent, you’ve likely had a child come home from school feeling poorly. You also know what a hassle it is if you have other little ones at home and need to see a doctor. Likewise, I hate having to take the kids into a waiting room during flu season, because it always feels [Read On]


Book Review: Bury the Living

I’m drawn to historical fiction, and I’m a sucker for a bit of the paranormal or contemporary fantasy. I’m also a fan of Jodi McIsaac’s Thin Veil series and as well as her thriller “A Cure for Madness” (which I’m sure she wrote into a full novel after I insisted in my Amazon review that [Read On]


Treatsie Artisan Sweets Subscription Box Review!

I love subscription boxes, so when Treatsie reached out to ask if I wanted to check out their monthly artisan sweets subscription box in exchange for sharing my thoughts, I couldn’t say yes fast enough. Because treats in the mail? Yes, please.   Treats delivered to my door in a box that looks like my craft subscription boxes [Read On]


Things I Haven’t Accomplished this Month (or the last three months)

Some days, I nearly have it together. But in this last month of the kids being out of school, I’m suffering from lack of a schedule. I’ve been totally scattered, which ultimately causes me to turn into an ostrich, head in the sand-style – only my avoidance method is to dive into a book. Because [Read On]


Baby Back Ribs with Coffee-Infused BBQ Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyKCMasterpiece #CollectiveBias With warmer weather arriving, we’ve nearly reached the time when I pack away my slow cooker and the gas grill goes into heavy rotation.  I love to barbecue, and we grill year round. When we lived [Read On]


Tuesday’s Read: Seashell Season

What do you do when your one long-held hope is finally realized – and it’s nothing like you expected? What happens when you find out that most of your life has been a lie? Intrigued? Holly Chamberlain’s newest novel, Seashell Season, tackles this and more in a book that will tug on your heartstrings. When [Read On]


Summer Bucket List – 2016 Edition

  Monday was the first day of summer and the start of the third week of summer vacation. During the first two weeks, my 12-year-old had an overcrowded schedule with early morning strength and conditioning training, a soccer camp, a basketball camp, and evening soccer trainings and goalkeeper trainings…oh, and percussion lessons, too. Meanwhile, all of my daughter’s swimming [Read On]


Tuscan-Style Lemon Roast Chicken

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PowerfulFusionClean #CollectiveBias My search for meals that are easy to prepare – and easy to clean up – is never-ending.  One trusty standby is roast chicken. Quick to throw together, it comes out like a dream and leaves [Read On]