• SingleSwag Subscription Box Unboxing June 2018 | #LoveYourself
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    SingleSwag Subscription Box Unboxing June 2018 | #LoveYourself

    SingleSwag is my new favorite subscription box, each month they just keep getting better! I got the May box and there was lots of great items in that one, but this June box is just simply amazing. So if you use this link, you can save 25% on your first order! The Beauty Crop Fabulous Flocking Lashes ($20) With one sweep of the wand, Fabulous Flocking Lashes mascara coats every single lash from root to tip with it’s gentle, smudge and clump-free formula effortlessly. Nourished with Argan Oil and Jojoba to condition, separate, plump and and lengthen for gorgeous, glamorous and fabulous lashes. Ironically, I am the worst at putting…

  • My goal this summer is to try reading at least 5 books every two weeks throughout the whole summer break.
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    What I’ve Been Reading : Sanity Lost & Found, Winning Streak & Chasing the Merry-Go-Round

    My goal this summer is to try reading at least 2-3 books every two weeks throughout the whole summer break. I want to kick this off with these three books, Sanity Lost & Found, Winning Streak & Chasing the Merry-Go-Round. There’s 3 different type of books here that I started it off with. ​ T H O U G H T S : While cultural ideals of what a “normal” life looks like can distort our perspective, Chasing the Merry-Go-Round allows readers to see the world through the eyes of a person with intellectual and physical disabilities. It’s a story about struggle and hope, survival and resilience, and most of all,…

  • God Bless You and Good Night | Children's Book Review
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    God Bless You and Good Night | Children’s Book Review

    We just recently got a chance to read God Bless You and Good Night, which happens to be one of my favorites board books now. One of my kids favorite things to do when they’re visiting me over whatever break we’re currently on for that time is to read children’s books. It made it more special when my oldest son was reading it to my younger two children. The words and illustrations alike are perfectly matched to capture young minds and keep the little ones engaged. The bestselling God Bless You and Good Night has sold more than a quarter of a million copies as a board book, and this beautiful…

  • Poppy & the Brass Band | Poppy & the Orchestra
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    Go On A Musical Adventure With Poppy & the Brass Band | Poppy & the Orchestra

    When I stumbled across Poppy & the Brass Band and Poppy & the Orchestra — they keep the kids entertained for a few hours, so I can have 5 minutes to myself. After my divorce, I had to completely restart the book collection I had for my kids. I’m always looking for new and exciting books for the kids to read to each other. I totally lucked out with kids who LOVE to read, I can’t be more proud.   Poppy and the Brass Band – $12.58 Go on a musical adventure to the circus with an adorable pup named Poppy. Poppy and the Brass Band takes kids on an adventure with Poppy she meets new friends who introduce…

  • God’s Big Plans for Me Storybook Bible illustrates the child-friendly language, engaging illustrations, and a chronological approach. #RickWarren #FlyBy
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    God’s Big Plans for Me Storybook Bible | #RickWarren #FlyBy

    I’ve been on the hunt for bible stories to read to the kids when I get to call or Skype them while they live at their dad’s. When I was given the chance to read Rick Warren’s book, God’s Big Plans for Me. I was pretty excited this would be the perfect for short bible stories and it has some amazing pictures as well. It would make a perfect a great Christmas gift guide item for children. God’s Big Plans for Me Storybook Bible illustrates the 40 foundational principles written in the #1 New York Times bestseller The Purpose Driven Life (What on Earth Am I Here For?) by Pastor Rick Warren. With child-friendly language,…

  • Adored: 365 Devotions for Young Women
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    Adored: 365 Devotions for Young Women | #AdoredByGod #FlyBy

    Whether your a teenager or an adult, everyone could use a good devotional book for the good and the bad days. The Adored: 365 Devotions for Young Women book, I thought would be perfect for myself and my 13 year old daughter. In an ever-changing world, we can be certain of one thing: we are beloved by God. Adored: 365 Devotions for Young Women tackles tough topics girls face, from bullying and social media to friendships and dating, all the while showing readers how infinitely precious they are in God’s sight. Each day features an easy-to-read, relevant devotion paired with a scripture verse and journaling space to help readers reflect on…