Small Victories Sunday Linkup {65}

Small Victories Sunday Linkup {65}

August 29, 2015 Linky, Small Victories Sunday 4

  Welcome to our Small Victories Sunday Linkup! Dear Readers, kick back and relax with a cup of your favorite beverage and check out the best of the web right here that will inspire you to read, eat, craft, and live well! Bloggers, our linkup is designed to share your BEST posts to inspire our fast growing community of readers. Share with us anything that will help others live a happier and healthier life. Sunday is the perfect day to reflect and celebrate the week that passed and look forward to the week ahead. Our linkup is open all week long so feel free… Read more »

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The Wife, The Maid and The Mistress by Ariel Lawhon Review & GIVEAWAY!

The Wife, The Maid and The Mistress by Ariel Lawhon Review & GIVEAWAY!

August 27, 2015 Books, Giveaways 9 ★★★★

Synopsis from Goodreads: “One summer night in 1930, Judge Joseph Crater steps into a New York City cab and is never heard from again. Behind this great man are three women, each with her own tale to tell: Stella, his fashionable wife, the picture of propriety; Maria, their steadfast maid, indebted to the judge; and Ritzi, his showgirl mistress, willing to seize any chance to break out of the chorus line. As the twisted truth emerges, Ariel Lawhon’s wickedly entertaining debut mystery transports us into the smoky jazz clubs, the seedy backstage dressing rooms, and the shadowy streets beneath the… Read more »

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Small Victories Sunday Linkup {64}

Small Victories Sunday Linkup {64}

August 22, 2015 Linky, Small Victories Sunday 16

Welcome to our Small Victories Sunday Linkup! Bloggers, our linkup is designed to share your BEST posts to inspire our community of readers to read, cook, craft, live well and blog well. Share with us anything that will help others live a happier and healthier life. Sunday is the perfect day to reflect and celebrate the week that passed and look forward to the week ahead. Our linkup is open all week long so feel free to stop by anytime, it’s never too late to linkup with us. If you need writing prompts or to see past linkups, visit our main Small Victories Sunday Linkup… Read more »

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Small Victories Sunday Linkup {63}

Small Victories Sunday Linkup {63}

August 15, 2015 Linky, Small Victories Sunday 16

Welcome to our Small Victories Sunday Linkup! Bloggers, our linkup is designed to share your BEST posts to inspire our community of readers to read, cook, craft, live well and blog well. Share with us anything that will help others live a happier and healthier life. Sunday is the perfect day to reflect and celebrate the week that passed and look forward to the week ahead. Our linkup is open all week long so feel free to stop by anytime, it’s never too late to linkup with us. If you need writing prompts or to see past linkups, visit our main Small Victories Sunday Linkup… Read more »

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The Wonder of All Things by Jason Mott Review & GIVEAWAY!

The Wonder of All Things by Jason Mott Review & GIVEAWAY!

August 11, 2015 Books, Giveaways 12 ★★★★

Synopsis from Goodreads: “On the heels of his critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling debut novel, The Returned, Jason Mott delivers a spellbinding tale of love and sacrifice. On an ordinary day, at an air show like that in any small town across the country, a plane crashes into a crowd of spectators. After the dust clears, a thirteen-year-old girl named Ava is found huddled beneath a pocket of rubble with her best friend, Wash. He is injured and bleeding, and when Ava places her hands over him, his wounds disappear. Ava has an unusual gift: she can heal… Read more »

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The Flask of the Drunken Master by Susan Spann Review & GIVEAWAY!

The Flask of the Drunken Master by Susan Spann Review & GIVEAWAY!

August 10, 2015 Books, Giveaways, TraveltheWorldinBooks 2 ★★★★

Synopsis from Goodreads: “Master ninja Hiro Hattori and his companion Father Mateo are once again pulled into a murder investigation when a rival artisan turns up dead outside of their friend Ginjiro’s sake brewery. They must find the killer before the magistrate executes Ginjiro, seizes the brewery, and renders his family destitute. All the evidence implicates the brewer, yet with Kyoto on alert in the wake of the shogun’s recent death, Ginjiro’s is not the only life at risk. As tensions rise, Hiro investigates a missing merchant, a vicious debt collector, a moneylender and the victim’s spendthrift son. But when… Read more »

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Small Victories Sunday Linkup {62}

Small Victories Sunday Linkup {62}

August 8, 2015 Linky, Small Victories Sunday 16

Note: This post contains affiliate links as indicated by an asterisk. This means I receive a small commission should you decide to purchase. Thanks for supporting my blog. Have you noticed I have a new blog design? How do you like it? I did it on the spur of the moment one night when I decided I wanted a cleaner, simpler design. The Tweak Me theme* I purchased from Ashley at Nose Graze makes it really easy for me to update my blog design without having to mess with HTML or CSS. I don’t stay settled on a blog design for… Read more »

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August 2015 Goals and July Achievements

August 2015 Goals and July Achievements

August 5, 2015 2015 Goals, Linky 10

Hello August! It’s back to school month and we’ll be living it up this month before all 3 boys are back in school. Time to tell you about my reading, blogging and home goals and hope I do a better job with checking things off this list. Writing about my goals helps keep myself accountable for what I set out to do. Keeping my goals S.M.A.R.T. helps break down my goals into manageable pieces in my reading, blogging and home life. The beginning of the month is also a good time to reflect on the past month, what I accomplished,… Read more »

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The Ones We Trust by Kimberly Belle Book Review & GIVEAWAY!

The Ones We Trust by Kimberly Belle Book Review & GIVEAWAY!

August 4, 2015 Books, Giveaways 19 ★★★★★

Synopsis from Goodreads: “A moving and evocative exploration of grief and guilt in the wake of one family’s devastating loss. When former DC journalist Abigail Wolff attempts to rehabilitate her career, she finds herself at the heart of a US army cover-up involving the death of a soldier in Afghanistan — with unspeakable emotional consequences for one family. As the story of what happened comes to light, Abigail will do anything to write it. The more evidence she stumbles upon in the case, the fewer people it seems she can trust, including her own father, a retired army general. And… Read more »

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Small Victories Sunday Linkup {61}

Small Victories Sunday Linkup {61}

August 1, 2015 Linky, Small Victories Sunday 15

Each week I get so excited to add another week to our positive and inspiring linkup! Can you believe it’s August already? This summer is flying by! Small Victories Sunday Linkup is designed to linkup your BEST posts to inspire others to read, cook, craft, live well and blog well. Share with us anything that will help others live a happier and healthier life. Sunday is the perfect day to reflect and celebrate the week that passed and look forward to the week ahead. Our linkup is open all week long so feel free to stop by anytime, it’s never too late to… Read more »

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