Book Review

Savor by Shauna Niequist a Review

Note: I recieved this book from Book Look Bloggers free for the purpose of review. All opinion are my own.  Shauna Niequist has written a delightful devotional aptly titled Savor that contains readings for each day of the year, in addition it also has recipes scattered throughout the book. Savor invites us to sit down, slow down, and drink in…

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Spiritual health, Suffering

Day By Day

Yesterday I stood outside in the heat of a June afternoon and watched a man say good-bye to his wife. The sky was that lovely blue of a warm summer day, and popcorn clouds floated dreamily across. The grass of the cemetery grounds was the perfect shade of green, evidence of the abundant rains we have seen over the past…

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Book Review

Marriage: Dying to Ourselves

Note: I received a copy of the book, 7 Secrets to an Awesome Marriage for free from Family Christian for the purpose of review. All opinions are my own. Please note there are affiliate links on this page, I thank you for supporting The Laundry Pile. There are a lot of books that announce on the cover that they can…

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Parenting

Pain of Motherhood

Do you remember when you first became a mom? I am pretty sure you do. That moment in a woman’s life becomes etched onto her very soul. Before my daughter was born I was scared about becoming a mom. I was scared about delivery, and I was just scared. After my daughter was born I was possessive. I struggled when…

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Book Review

Wallking Through the Valley

 Note: I received this book for free from Barbour Publishing for the purpose of review. All opinions are my own. Getting Through About a month ago I agreed to review the book Getting Through What You Can’t Get Over by Anita Agers-Brooks. Little did I know at the time that our family would be getting some difficult news. I find…

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Stewardship

Stewardship and Pens

Do you like to shop? I used to like it a lot. One of my favorite things to buy is office supplies. I love all the fancy pens and paper. I really love to hold a brand new notebook in my hands. There is something so lovely about how a new unused notebook feels in your hands. Yes I know…

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