Be Our Guest Fridays {3}: Author Kimberly Belle at My Novel Opinion

Be Our Guest Fridays {3}: Author Kimberly Belle at My Novel Opinion

October 24, 2014 Be Our Guest Fridays 1

Welcome to Be Our Guest Fridays! Be Our Guest Fridays is a weekly feature hosted by Tanya from Mom’s Small Victories and Helen from My Novel Opinion where we feature guest posts by our favorite bloggers and authors. We started this feature as a fun way to give back to the blogging community. We are excited to share with you these creative, inspiring and knowledgeable bloggers. My Co-Host Helen from My Novel Opinion You can find my fabulous co-host Helen on her blog, on Facebook, on G+, and on Twitter. See her blog for more ways you can find Helen…. Read more »

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Throwback Thursday linkup {16}: Easy Rotisserie Style Chicken Cooked in a Bundt Pan

Throwback Thursday linkup {16}: Easy Rotisserie Style Chicken Cooked in a Bundt Pan

October 22, 2014 Throwback Thursday 0

Welcome to our Throwback Thursday Weekly Link-up, Week #16 . Our Throwback Thursday linkup is a chance to update and get attention on an old blog post. Today I am sharing with you my Easy Rotisserie Style Chicken Cooked in a Bundt Pan. Yes, a bundt pan makes a perfect whole chicken roaster! When it is just us for Thanksgiving, I’ve made this chicken instead of a big ole turkey that takes all day to cook. It’s moist and delicious and just big enough for our family. Do you have an old blog post that you love from the past… Read more »

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This Dark Road to Mercy by Wiley Cash Book Review

This Dark Road to Mercy by Wiley Cash Book Review

October 21, 2014 Books 13 ★★★★★

Synopsis from Goodreads: “Hailed as “mesmerizing” (New York Times Book Review) and “as if Cormac McCarthy decided to rewrite Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird” (Richmond Times-Dispatch), A Land More Kind Than Home made Wiley Cash an instant literary sensation. His resonant new novel, This Dark Road to Mercy, is a tale of love and atonement, blood and vengeance, a story that involves two young sisters, a wayward father, and an enemy determined to see him pay for his sins. When their mother dies unexpectedly, twelve-year-old Easter Quillby and her six-year-old sister, Ruby, are shuffled into the foster care system… Read more »

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Be Our Guest Fridays {2}: Aqua Aerobic Exercises for Arthritis Relief by Kaitlin  Gardner

Be Our Guest Fridays {2}: Aqua Aerobic Exercises for Arthritis Relief by Kaitlin Gardner

October 17, 2014 Be Our Guest Fridays, Rheumatoid Arthritis 4

Welcome to Be Our Guest Fridays! Be Our Guest Fridays is a weekly feature hosted by Tanya from Mom’s Small Victories and Helen from My Novel Opinion where we feature guest posts by our favorite bloggers and authors. We started this feature as a fun way to give back to the blogging community. We are excited to share with you these creative, inspiring and knowledgeable bloggers. My Co-Host Helen from My Novel Opinion You can find my fabulous co-host Helen on her blog, on Facebook, on G+, and on Twitter. See her blog for more ways you can find Helen…. Read more »

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Throwback Thursday Linkup {15}: My Top Ten Books to Read for Fall

Throwback Thursday Linkup {15}: My Top Ten Books to Read for Fall

October 15, 2014 Throwback Thursday 15

Welcome to our Throwback Thursday Weekly Link-up, Week #15. Our Throwback Thursday linkup is a chance to update and get attention on an old blog post. Today I am sharing with you my Top Ten Books to Read for Fall. I posted this a couple of weeks ago and have been working my way through the list. With the Wonderfully Wicked Readathon starting Friday and Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon coming up on Saturday, I hope to make a better dent in this list. I have finished The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain and 200 pages into 11/22/63. What are you… Read more »

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Menu Plan Monday – October 13, 2014

Menu Plan Monday – October 13, 2014

October 12, 2014 Linky, Recipes 4

  I am joining Menu Plan Monday hosted by Org Junkie and What’s for Dinner? Menu Planning Linkup hosted by Jill Conyers and Mommy Run Fast this week to share what we’re eating this week. The only topic I like to chat about as much as books is food! My hubby watched the movie Food, Inc. a couple weeks ago and ever since then, we’ve REALLY been watching what kind of food we buy and eating at home even more. Menu planning is essential to make sure my hungry boys have some good food to eat. Honestly, I did not… Read more »

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Be Our Guest Fridays {1}: 5 Challenges Facing New Writers and How to Overcome Them by Adria Cimino

Be Our Guest Fridays {1}: 5 Challenges Facing New Writers and How to Overcome Them by Adria Cimino

October 10, 2014 Be Our Guest Fridays, Blogging Tips 9

Welcome to Be Our Guest Fridays! I am happy to announce a new feature starting today called Be Our Guest Fridays. I decided to start this feature to be able to give back to the blogging community that has been so supportive of me. One of my favorite parts of our Travel the World in Books Readathon last month was sharing guest bloggers and author interviews with my readers. I have met some creative and inspiring bloggers and authors over the past few years and I thoroughly enjoyed sharing their creativity, stories and knowledge with my readers. I hope you enjoy… Read more »

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Throwback Thursday Linkup {14}: Our Relaunch and My Banana-Pineapple Muffins

Throwback Thursday Linkup {14}: Our Relaunch and My Banana-Pineapple Muffins

October 8, 2014 Linky, Throwback Thursday 9

We took an undocumented break for the summer but now that fall has begun and school is in session, our Throwback Thursday linkup is back! In case you forgot, our Throwback Thursday linkup is where you link up an old blog post that deserves some new views, comments and shares. Do you have an old blog post that you love from the past that needs some fresh attention and new love shown to it? Well…join our Throwback Thursday linkup below and we will share the love! I’m sharing another family favorite recipe this week, our banana-pineapple muffins. I adapted this banana-pineapple… Read more »

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Menu Plan Monday-October 6, 2014

Menu Plan Monday-October 6, 2014

October 6, 2014 Recipes 14

Happy Monday! I find having a menu plan essential to feeding my family and keeping within our grocery budget. I menu plan every Sunday based on what meats and veggies are on sale at the grocery store. I have not linked up to Menu Plan Monday at Org Junkie in a long time but since I make a menu plan every week, it’s easy for me to blog about and I love seeing what great recipes other bloggers share. I just noticed that Jill Conyers has a menu planning linkup too so joining her linkup as well. Monday – Potato… Read more »

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Let the Blogathon Games Begin!

Let the Blogathon Games Begin!

October 1, 2014 Blogging Tips, Events 14

The Blogathon Games have begun! Besides the 3 readathons I will be participating in this month, I will also take a stab at the Blogathon Games. Hosted by Kathleen and her crew from the Biannual Blogathon Bash, the Blogathon Games is a month long challenge to accomplish blogging tasks to improve our blogs. I always learn a lot from the events that Kathleen hosts and I look forward to what she has in store for us. I attempted the similar Itty Bitty Blogathon last year but since it was only one day, I did not get much done. Let’s hope… Read more »

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