Holiday in the Hamptons book tour #giveaway

I don’t normally get to title a URL with “The Hamptons.”  This is a good day.
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Super Hero Kids Contest #Giveaway with David C Cook

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My kids are HUGE into fandoms.  They love talking about characters from games and books.  Sometimes they also role play, a fun game of pretend that I remember playing as a child.  My son is a big fan of comic books in particular, and he really enjoys drawing.  The Super Hero Kids contest is perfect for him!

Does your child love comic books and super heroes?  If so, here’s a chance for you to make your child’s dream come true.  He (or she!) could be illustrated as a super hero!  This contest is in partnership with the Action Storybook Bible which my children LOVE to listen to in the car.  I bought it for around $20 a couple of years ago, and they listen to it all the time.  It’s been a fun way to learn about Bible stories, and it’s very different than the typical Sunday School class story!  [Read more…]

Teacher Must Have List #back2school2017 + #giveaway – PayPal or Amazon

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If you’ve been in the store recently, you’ve probably fought the crowds trying to buy school supplies.  Many new teachers get overwhelmed when it’s time to set up a classroom. That is totally understandable!  This is year 21 for me, so I have my room pretty stocked at this point.  I’ve figured out my teacher must have items, and made sure those were plentiful.  These 3 items made my list.  [Read more…]

Sasquatch, Love, and Other Imaginary Things by Betsy Aldridge and Carrie DuBois-Shaw

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Craving a cute, sassy book that is delightfully derpy?  Sasquatch, Love, and Other Imaginary Things will give you a good giggle or two.  Imagine Elizabeth Bennet in Naked and Afraid, and you’ll have a little bit of an idea of the book’s concept!   This reality-TV version of Pride and Prejudice blends lore with the loony.   [Read more…]

All Saints movie + Fandango #giveaway #AllSaintsFlyBy #FlyBy #AllSaintsMovie

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Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud in Pigeon Forge #giveaway #HatfieldMcCoyDinnerShow

Disclosure: Thanks to Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud for providing us with tickets. We enjoyed it! Groupon referral links are used; opinions shared are mine.

Every time we drive through Pigeon Forge, my kids ask if we can go to the Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud. The building is so eye-catching, you can’t miss it!  We were grateful to receive deeply discounted tickets to attend the dinner show this weekend.  The show was scheduled to start at 5:00 pm; make sure you arrive at least 45 minutes early.  I advise going at least an hour early so that you have time to enjoy the atmosphere before heading in for the show! [Read more…]

The Memory of You by Catherine West #giveaway

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Remember when the world of chick flicks was rocked by Under the Tuscan Sun? Here’s a similar story of hope, the one that reminds us of the power we all hold within our girlish hearts.  The Memory of You by Catherine West features a smart but broken Natalie who stands at the crossroads of her privileged life.

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On-Trend Denim to Start School #Crazy8Denim Paypal #giveaway

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It was a February afternoon when my son reminded me about the night’s choral performance at school.  No problem, I said.  Since we didn’t have time to run home before the concert, I’d packed a bag with his required clothes — a solid color shirt and denim jeans.  We stopped at a restaurant to eat supper and I sent him to the bathroom to change into his outfit.  Except there was a big problem — his clothes were too small!   [Read more…]

Blight by Alexandra Duncan book tour #giveaway

Favorite moments of summer:  Being still long enough for my cat to take a nap on my lap. Soft blankets.  Great books.  Working in my garden.

Many thanks to Rockstar Book Tours for allowing me to review Blight by Alexandra Duncan!  [Read more…]

Witchtown by Corey Putman Oakes #giveaway

Disclosure: I received this book from Rockstar Tours. Opinions shared are mine.

Have you ever been the new kid in town?  I only moved to a new town once in my childhood, but starting anew in Colorado Springs was nothing like being the new kid in Witchtown!  [Read more…]