The Kitchen: Not Just a Place to Cook

If there’s one thing that can tear your youngsters away from their tablets, smartphones or video games, cooking might just be it. Children love working some culinary magic in the kitchen. It gives them a chance to get their hands dirty and, best of all, they can eat the results! Also, you get the chance to spend some quality time with your tots this way, and you can rest assured you’re providing them with some valuable life skills. There are certain classics that almost all children like to cook, including pizzas, chocolate brownies, and fairy cakes. However, if you’re looking […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Parenthood 101 Heartwarming and Humorous Stories about the Joys of Raising Children of All Ages

    Today I am sharing a Chicken Soup for the Soul book that was released in March of 2013, apologizes on the delay in getting this information to you. I suppose better late than never. As I work to move this week I wanted to make sure that I share this new book with you all because it’s a great read for you all about Parenthood. Parenthood is a tricky thing for us, you see it’s the hardest but most rewarding job I personally have ever had. I bet others may be able to relate to that feeling. Chicken […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Married Life & Family Caregivers

Chicken Soup for the Soul brand books are amazing and I am excited to be sharing a couple of new books of theirs with you all today! Chicken Soup for the Soul – Married Life! 101 Inspirational Stories about Fun, Family and Wedded Bliss What a great book full of inspirational stories of love and married life. I am not married, but I can still enjoy these wonderful stories. I know all to well that your spouse may not be the most perfect person all of the time, who is?! BUT there are those wonderful moments that keep you all […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Books Worth Reading & Giving

I talk about Chicken Soup for the Soul often, why? Well because they fit right in with who I am and what I believe in; inspirational, uplifting, honest and powerful stories from real people like you and me. Actually real people submit their stories to Chicken Soup for the Soul to get included, someday maybe I will submit my story for one of their books. Today I do not want to talk about the Chicken Soup for the Soul line in general nor about how my daughter and I enjoy the Mother & Daughter versions of these books, but rather […]

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Chicken Soup For the Soul Happiness & Tough Times

This household is addicted to Chicken Soup for the Soul and there are two more books available for your reading and happiness pleasure! Chicken Soup for the Soul – Find Your Happiness 101 Inspirational Stories about Finding your Purpose, Passion and Joy This book is a great addition to the Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive Book, which of course falls right in line with how I try to live my life. These stories of finding your purpose, passion and joy will help you to use positive thinking to change your attitude, experience the joy of giving, listen to […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Helps Preeteens & Teens with Inspirational Stories

As a celebration of yesterday being Chicken Soup for the Soul Day I thought I would share two other Chicken Soup for the Soul books that really help to inspire your teen and tweens. I know that once my daughter and I are finished with the Cat Lovers Chicken Soup for the Soul book we will move onto the Chicken Soup for the Soul Just for PreTeens aka Tweens. Of course I am biased because I have always loved the Chicken Soup for the Soul books as a way to reconnect with things I have lost site of or to […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Day

Today is a holiday, the holiday is Chicken Soup for the Soul Day which means you all should curl up and read a good book, preferably one of the many Chicken Soup for the Soul books. Today I am going to share with you one of the new books from Chicken Soup for the Soul and I hope that you will leave a comment telling me which Chicken Soup for the Soul book has helped bring some pleasure to your life. Chicken Soup for the Soul Inspirations for the Young at Heart, 101 Stories of Inspiration, Humor and Wisdom about […]

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Four Giveaways Ended – Winners Announced

Four giveaways have ended and the winners are…. Chicken Soup for the Soul: Country Music Lovers Book Congrats to : Valerie Mabrey  My Pet Firefly Congrats to: Janet W. Vtech & Chuggington Learning Laptop Congrats to: Ashley  Office Max Teacher Award $50 GC Congrats to: Nicole Fall Read her nomination entry: My son’s teacher this year, Mrs. Wentworth, is possibly the best teacher he has had. She is very dedicated to her students and is so great about dealing with parent concerns! She makes weekly ‘notes’ explaining what is going on in the classroom and is very fast at returning […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Cat’s Life & My Dog’s Life

Ki and I have been busy reading Chicken Soup for the Soul My Cats Life and must admit this book is simply amazing. The reason we started with My Cat’s Life is because we own two cats and after moving have my mom’s two cats, which means four outdoor cats at the moment. We are cat lovers, to some extent, at least the kids are. Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Cat’s Life: 101 Stories about All the Ages and Stages of Our Feline Family Members has been full of heart warming and funny stories about the feline pets. From […]

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