Sometimes, the things that can change your life will cross your path in one instant-and then, in a fleeting moment, they’re gone. But if you open your eyes, and watch carefully, you will believe….
Author Archives: Ani
I Will Plant You A Lilac Tree by Laura Hillman // Book Review
“HANNELORE, YOUR PAPA IS DEAD.”
In the spring of 1942 Hannelore received a letter from Mama at her school in Berlin, Germany–Papa had been arrested and taken to a concentration camp. Six weeks later he was sent home; ashes in an urn.
Soon another letter arrived. “The Gestapo has notified your brothers and me that we are to be deported to the East–whatever that means.” Hannelore knew: labor camps, starvation, beatings…How could Mama and her two younger brothers bear that? She made a decision: She would go home and be deported with her family…
Jay Got Married by James Robinson Jr. // Book Tour
Length: 142 pagesPublisher: Independently Published (September 6, 2019)ASIN: B07WQQ28WWGenre: Non-fiction / humorBuy On: Amazon SYNOPSIS: Jay Got Married consists of 9 humorous and, at times, poignant essays chronicling the ironies of everyday life in word and picture. Take for example the lead essay, aptly titled, “Jay got Married,” where I find myself mired in a horrendousContinue reading “Jay Got Married by James Robinson Jr. // Book Tour”
Brave Surrender by Kim Walker Smith // Book Review
Kim Walker Smith’s passionate performance of “How He Loves” helped transform Jesus Culture into a global worship movement. Brave Surrender is the story of how Kim journeyed from a place of shame and fear to stages around the world where she boldly proclaims the unconditional love of God. Through her own story, Kim inspires us to experience true freedom and healing with Jesus.
A Redbird Christmas by Fannie Flag // Book Review
With the same incomparable style and warm, inviting voice that have made her beloved by millions of readers far and wide, New York Times bestselling author Fannie Flagg has written an enchanting Christmas story of faith and hope for all ages that is sure to become a classic.
Random Christmas Facts
Get into the festive spirit by learning random facts about Christmas!
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson // Book Review
Laughs abound in this bestselling Christmas classic by Barbara Robinson! The Best Christmas Pageant Ever follows the outrageous shenanigans of the Herdman siblings, or “the worst kids in the history of the world.” The siblings take over the annual Christmas pageant in a hilarious yet heartwarming tale involving the Three Wise Men, a ham, scared shepherds, and six rowdy kids.
Running For My Life by Lopez Lomong // Book Review
Running for My Life is not a story about Africa or track and field athletics. It is about outrunning the devil and achieving the impossible faith, diligence, and the desire to give back. It is the American dream come true and a stark reminder that saving one can help to save thousands more.
The First day of BLOGMAS!
I have seen many youtubers do this thing called “VLOGmas”. Basically it means, that they pick a certain date to start, and from that day until Christmas, they post a video every single day. I decided to adapt my own version of this tradition, and call it BLOGmas! Therefore, I will be posting something everyContinue reading “The First day of BLOGMAS!”
The Christmas Helper by Lia Manea // Book Review
Are you constantly trying to remember every person you need to buy a gift for? Your husband, your parents, your child’s teacher, your sister-in-law, your best friend… the list goes on and on.
What about the parties you are hosting or attending?
What about all the fun things you want to do for yourself and with your loved ones during the festive season?
How are you going to keep everything organized and not fall into the trap of overspending? The solution: your very own Christmas Helper…