The Benefits of Having a Support Network – guest post

I have to say, I could get used to having an assistant around. Though I'm glad that I don't need to get him to do much today, as I have an awesome guest post on tap to share with you all. I'm sure he appreciates it too. Recently, I was given the opportunity to review a new book by Renée Peterson Trudeau called Nurturing the Soul of your family . I'm not always hugely into the self-help, … [Read more...]

Christmas gift idea – Blurb books

If you are anything like me, you have a lot of photos kicking around on the hard drive of your computer, just waiting for the next big idea to strike and be put to use.  The folks at Blurb have some awesome ideas for those last minute Christmas gifts. This holiday season, you can easily and affordably publish your own bookstore-quality books and ebooks with Blurb, a creative publishing platform … [Read more...]

Home sweet home

Ah, home sweet home.  This week. as inspiration, Stasha has challenged us to talk about 10 things in our homes.  When I first saw the topic, I thought of a few different ways to go about it.  I could take pictures, nah, too much work.  I could talk about stuff  remember from my home growing up, or 10 things you might have seen in the first home we bought.  None of those things really called to me … [Read more...]

Between You and Me

I have been hooked on the books of Emma McLaughlin & Nicola Kraus ever since I stumbled upon Dedication.  At the time, I hadn't read The Nanny Diaries, and so this was my first exposure to the authors and their writing style.  From the first chapter, they had me, and I have since read all of their other books.  When I was given the opportunity to receive a review copy of Between You and Me, I … [Read more...]