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Alysa

First and foremost I am a Christian. I love my Lord & Savior Jesus Christ. I aim to live my life in line with God's Word the Holy Bible. I strive to be more Christlike everyday. He is my Strength, my Protector and my Provider.

My three children are my world. I can't describe the joy that pours from my soul because of them.

Brave Girls: Better Than Perfect

This book is a 90 day devotional (actually 86 specified days) geared toward girls. Honor and Faith are two girls who “wrote” this book with the purpose of remembering that God sees the bigger picture. There are six sections in the book. Each day starts with a scripture verse and […]

Who You Are

This book by John Croyle is a story of second chances and subtitled: “Defying the Circumstances that Define Us.” It is the story of how Big Oak Ranch in Alabama was founded; it’s purpose, vision, and continuous mission. Croyle shares hard lessons learned over his lifetime. He shares difficult to […]

Blog Update!

We are finally home after a two week short vacation to Iowa, Delaware, and New York (City)! I am completely exhausted after driving (I was the only driver) all across the country. It was a good trip (even though it was too busy to really be considered a vacation)! The […]

Resurrection Cookies

Originally posted on Heart Treasures:
Last year, I posted recipes for two types of Resurrection Cookies and how to teach your children the resurrection story through baking. You can read that post here. This year we are only going to make the following recipe which is the less complicated of…

Dauntless

This book by: Dina L. Sleiman is the first book in the Valiant Hearts series. Valiant Hearts features strong females in traditionally male roles. In the case of this book, Lady Merry Ellison is somewhat of a Robin Hood figure. She leads protects a group of orphaned children who were […]

Tyndale Rewards

Tyndale House, one of the Publishers that I review books for has launched a reward program! Sign up for Tyndale Rewards and earn points towards free books or Bibles! Use the link below to help me earn points too! (Sorry for posting/sending this twice! I messed up the link the first […]

The World Needs More Love Letters

This book by: Hannah Brencher is actually not a book for reading. Instead it is a collection of All-in-One Stationery and Envelopes. Each page is both a lined page to write letters and an envelope. Simply tear out the page, write a letter, fold the page in half, moisten the glue […]