How and Why We Should Bless Our Children Every Single Night…

Meet Sam, my three year-old grandson. Sam lives two thousand long miles away on the west coast, but I know he’s reminded of his grandma each night, because his mom gives him a little message from me before he closes … Continue reading

Book Review: Raising A Young Modern-Day Princess by Doreen Hanna & Karen Whiting

■Raising A Young Modern-Day Princess ■Authors: Doreen Hanna & Karen Whiting ■Pages: 228 ■Publisher: Focus on the Family ■ISBN-10: 1589978668 ■ISBN-13: 978-1589978669 ■SRP: $14.99 ■Reviewed By: Cheryl Malandrinos Rating: A book that is both empowering and inspiring, Raising A Young Modern-Day … Continue reading

Hot Off The Press


For an author, holding a newly published hot-off-the-press book is always an exciting moment. It’s a moment of satisfaction and a feeling of reward. After many months (or years) of writing, revising, rewriting, and revising again, the words you sometimes … Continue reading

Still Emily: Seeing Rainbows in the Silence

Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. For I … Continue reading

Motherhood Shows You How Time Flies

If nothing else, motherhood shows you how quickly time flies. They start out as little babies, so dependent upon you that you’re certain the days of overloaded diaper bags, being spit up on, and potty training are never going to … Continue reading