Brunch at Bittersweet Cafe – Book Review

Brunch at Bittersweet Cafe – Book Review

Have you ever eaten a macaron? Have you ever made macarons? I will confess that after reading this book I began pinning macaron recipes to my Pinterest board. I still have not made them but part of that is limiting carbs. Here is a sweet book, Brunch at Bittersweet Cafe, to share with you. About the Book Title: Brunch at Bittersweet Cafe Author: Carla Laureano Genre: Christian Romance Release date: February 5, 2019 Publisher: Tyndale Baker and pastry chef Melody…

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Broken Pieces and the God Who Mends Them – Book Review

Broken Pieces and the God Who Mends Them – Book Review

What do you know about schizophrenia? Personally, I don’t know much about it and I consider it a bit “scary”. Recently I read Broken Pieces and the God Who Mends Them by Simonetta Carr. This is a book written as a mother of a son with schizophrenia. So why read a book about schizophrenia? I was familiar with the author. I have seen other books she has written. The publisher is one that I knew of and I have read…

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What I did in January to Connect & Grow.

What I did in January to Connect & Grow.

I love January. The beginning of a new year with a fresh clean calendar and new plans and goals for the year. I am excited and eager to achieve my goals. I want that to last all year. January began for us in the US visiting family. We arrived home with time to get a grocery order and have a day to unpack and then it was back to school for Miss K and back to routine for the rest of…

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How to move from duty to delight in reading the Bible

How to move from duty to delight in reading the Bible

Let me be honest, if I only did the things that were a delight, there is a long list of things I would not do. I doubt that I would exercise, cleaning the house, even getting up on the dark and cold mornings might not happen. Just because we do not delight in something doesn’t mean that we don’t do it. Maybe you are struggling as you do not delight in reading the Bible. You do it and tick the…

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2019 – Year of Connect & My Goals

2019 – Year of Connect & My Goals

Picking a Word for the Year is not a new thing. Remembering my Word for the Year beyond January 21 is a new thing. I remember my word for 2018. My word was Grow. I remembered it all year long! Three ways I was able to remember my word. I had a verse that went with my word. The verse I selected for 2018 was 2 Peter 3:18, “But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus…

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