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I’ve heard of so many people loving the “Mitford” books series that I figured it was time I check out the phenomenon. I began, of course, with the first in the series, “At Home in Mitford.” For those couple of you who haven’t read it, it details the life of kindly priest Father Tim, who […]

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Thanks to Purex for providing product for me to sample for my review, and for providing the coupons for the giveaway. Ahhhhh … good smells! Do you love them? I do. I love walking into a candle store or a bath and body store, just to inhale the luscious scents. I must not be the […]

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With age comes wisdom — as well as a few other things. Have you ever begun an aerobic workout involving jumping jacks, only to realize that a quick trip to the bathroom was in order first? Have you sneezed and tried to quickly cross your legs? I can relate to both these scenarios, and am […]

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 Congrats to winner, Megan — thanks to all who entered! I love the story of Beauty and the Beast. And, I’m a VeggieTales fan. So, what could be more fun than a combination of the two? That’s what you’ll get in “Beauty and the Beet,” the latest VeggieTales DVD. When I watched this DVD the […]

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GoPro Cameras at Best Buy

There are so many moments I want to capture this fall: marching band competitions. Dance performances. Bonsai show meetings. Then, Christmas rolls around, and the photo opportunities only increase. If you’re in the market for a new camera or camcorder, Best Buy is offering the truly amazing GoPro cameras. How good are these cameras? See […]

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Little Passports for Kids

Post may contain affiliate links; thanks to Little Passports for an introductory kit to review. If you’ve been here for any amount of time, you’ve probably picked up that I love to travel. Whether it’s seeing the wonders of the United States or exploring the magnificent castles and cathedrals of Europe, I love our great […]

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This month’s book reviews: “Pretending to Be Normal” is Liane Willey’s memoir. She grew up knowing she was different from others, but only as an adult, after she’d had three children, did she learn that she had Asperger’s Syndrome. Willey views AS in a mostly positive way, and indeed she has been quite blessed to […]

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Candle Prayers for Kids post may contain affiliate links. Thanks to Kregel for a review copy. I have fond memories of listening to Bible stories around the dinner table when I was a child, and more such memories with my own kids. Continuing in that tradition is Candle Prayers for Kids. This book isn’t a […]

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Dolphin Tale 2

Congrats to winner, Lydia! Many thanks to Propeller Consulting, LLC for providing this prize for the giveaway, and a sample of the product in exchange for this review and post. Choice of winners and opinions are 100% my own and I received no monetary compensation.  Only one entrant per mailing address, per giveaway. If you have won the same prize on […]

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Thanks to SheSpeaks/Febreze for sponsoring this post; all opinions my own. Well, look at the cuteness that arrived at my doorstep — a Febreze Fall Scentspiration Collection, in an adorable barn box. I love fall: football games (well, actually the marching band instead of the football …), the beautiful trees, cool evenings, and of course […]

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