Book Review: All’s Fair in Love and Cupcakes by Betsy St. Amant

                  Book Description Kat Varland has had enough of chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. At twenty-six years old, Kat is still living in the shadows of her family in Bayou Bend, Louisiana. Still working shifts at her Aunt Maggie’s bakery. Still wondering what to do with her passion for baking and her business degree. And still single. But when Lucas Brannen, Kat’s best…

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My May Recommendation: Chick Lit Girls

It started as a Facebook like. It’s easy to click the “like” and never see the content again. I try not to do that, because I want to make sure it doesn’t appear that I approve of anything that might not be an organization or conviction that goes against my core values and beliefs. This time, I lingered longer. I left a comment. I saw ways to find the same…

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Character Confession: Like Drinking an Almond Joy Every Day

I’m sitting here in total peace and quiet savoring a cup of coffee with coconut creamer. Let’s get right to the Character Confession before someone wakes up and ruins my perfect moment. 🙂       I thought today I’d share some things I’m loving in my life right now. Perhaps it will stir up some ideas that you didn’t see in your own life. 1. The brilliant autumn scenes…

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Book Review: Heather Munn/Lydia Munn Deliver with How Huge the Night

I’m a history fan and devour any book that sheds light on either the Civil War or WWII. When Litfuse had an opening for the WWII based novel How Huge the Night, I signed up right away. Heather Munn and Lydia Munn deliver a haunting look at the Nazi threat and eventual takeover through the eyes of teenagers.  Julien starts off wanting to see action and not really understanding the…

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