• HUGE BOOK HAUL - new books, thrifted books, gifted books and Little Free Library books!
    BOOK HAUL,  BOOKS

    HUGE BOOK HAUL 📚 new books, thrifted books, gifted books and Little Free Library books!

    It’s been awhile since I shared a book haul and I’ve been stockpiling them to bring you this huge book haul! The books in this haul have been acquired everywhere, this time there are: new books thrifted books little free library books AND gifted books Now I need to get reading!       ✨ MORE VIDEOS YOU MAY LIKE ✨ Autumn Book Recommendations My Autumn TBR   HUGE BOOK HAUL Here’s all the books I recently got/purchased . . .     Heidi At the age of five, little orphan Heidi is sent to live with her grandfather in the Alps. Everyone in the village is afraid of him,…

  • 📢 announcing the HEY READER-ATHON as well as a book GIVEAWAY! 📢
    BOOKS,  HEY READER,  READATHON

    📢 announcing the HEY READER-ATHON as well as a book GIVEAWAY! 📢

    Yay, I’m excited to share the details for this year’s Autumn Hey Reader-athon! The readathon will run from Monday, October 18th until Sunday, October 24th. In the video today I will be sharing the four prompts for the week as well as a couple recommendations for each prompt and a couple options I may use for the prompt. To join the readathon, hop over to the page on Hey Reader and click “Join”. The giveaway will be announced over on Hey Reader after the readathon is complete. ** I forgot to mention in the video, but you can use the same book for more than one prompt!

  • OFFICE DECLUTTER & ORGANIZATION - clean out and organize my office with me! / DECLUTTERING SERIES
    LIVING,  SIMPLE LIVING

    OFFICE DECLUTTER & ORGANIZATION – clean out and organize my office with me! / DECLUTTERING SERIES

    Today I’m continuing the decluttering of my house with an extreme office declutter and organization! So far I’ve decluttered my closet and pantry and now it’s time for the office. Let me know what you have been decluttering lately!     For the last few months Jared has been sharing the office with me but he recently moved back upstairs to his own office and so it was high time I did some decluttering and organizing! The result is a space I feel like I can get a lot of work done in.    

  • AUTUMN BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS - great mystery & suspense, classics, science fiction & YA books!
    BOOK LISTS,  BOOKS,  THE BEST RECOMMENDATIONS

    AUTUMN BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS – great mystery & suspense, classics, science fiction & YA books!

    Last year I realized that autumn is my absolute favorite season. In previous years autumn had always been overshadowed by the fact that our cold Canadian prairie winters were coming. But last year I was able to appreciate autumn for all that it is: sweaters and wearing layers, the changing color of the trees, the leaves on the ground, the crisp mornings, hot cocoa and curling up with a good book by the fireplace. This year I am just as excited, or possibly a little more, for my autumn reading. Last year I created a list of some great autumnal reads and this year I wanted to make another list…

  • she's gone - a foster care update - when kids transition out of your home
    FOSTER CARE,  LIVING

    she’s gone – A FOSTERING UPDATE

    Well, it was definitely time for a bit of a fostering update! Thanks so much for your prayers during our foster care journey. You can check out our foster care timeline here. (I guess it’s a bit outdated now, I’ll update that soon!) As well, you can read a bit more about BB8 and our time with her here.