I am new to both Tricia Goyer's novels and Amish Fiction. It's not that Amish stories don't appeal to me, I just never found one that reached out and begged me to read it, until now. "Beside Still Water's" is the first in her Big Sky Amish series. Tricia is an outstanding author and has captured not only a bit of Amish culture in her newest novel, but also tells the tale of a … [Read more...] about LitFuse Book Tour. Beside Still Waters by Tricia Goyer
I am BEYOND excited to see Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. I am a huge fan of #POTC and this 4th installment looks like it is going to be just as fabulous. I was a little disappointed when I learned both Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightly weren't going to be in this one because I would have liked to see more of them and their son but Penelope Cruz is perfect for the … [Read more...] about Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (Movie Trailer)
Sometimes, even though we pray and put our faith in God, He says no. Once again, I've had a pregnancy end in loss. The last was in September. Then at Christmas we found out I was expecting again. Hubby and I had decided to try just one more time. At that point, I had miscarried 5 out of those 10 pregnancies. My kids and I were sick all throughout January and the first part of … [Read more...] about Sometimes God says No. Another pregnancy. Another heartbreak.
God Gave Us the World by Lisa Tawn Bergren has got to be my new favorite book to read to my children. Like our own children, Little Cub reaches an age where she notices that not everyone is the same. While at an exhibit entitled "Bears Around the World", she asks her mother about these differences. There are bears in other parts of the world, like Polar Bears, that are much … [Read more...] about God Gave Us the World by Lisa Tawn Bergren
Another one of my favorite Holiday candy recipes is Peanut Butter Fudge. I tried recipe after recipe for years and years and they were always either very runny and didn't set up or they were grainy and yucky. Then one day I had the idea to just convert my grandmother's 5 Minute Can't Fail Fudge recipe into my own 5 Minute Can't Fail Peanut Butter Fudge recipe. And it worked! … [Read more...] about Can’t Fail Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe