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Kirk Cameron Presents: The Homeschool Awakening 38

Thank you Momentum Influencers for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway!Kirk Cameron Presents: The Homeschool Awakening IN THEATERS MON, JUN 13, TUE, JUN 14#HomeschoolAwakeningMIN #Documentary I heard about the Homeschool Awakening from Momentum Influencers, and was interested to learn more. Now, most of you know that my son is now 21 and far beyond the days of homeschool. It […]

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Love You S’More Book Review 12

Thank you HATCHETTE BOOK GROUP for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway!  Love You S’More Book Review Released June 7th – #LoveYouSmore #Books #Review  I got an email from Canaan with the Hatchette Book Group about some new books coming out. I saw the one titled LOVE YOU S’MORE that was released on June 7th, and thought it would be […]


Christmas Reading Time for Family! 12

Thank you Hachette Book Group Nashville for partnering with me on this blog post!Christmas Reading Time for FamilyThe Gift Shop Bear & Where’s My Christmas Tree?#WorthyKids #TigerStrypesBlogLooking at the calendar, I’m still shaking my head.   Where has the time gone?  It’s almost Christmas time!  This will be the first Christmas being a Grandparent.  Our son & his girlfriend, welcomed their daughter into the world in […]


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God’s Not Dead: We the People – October 2021 10

Thank you Momentum Influencers for partnering with me on this blog post! God’s Not Dead: We the People Movie#GodsNotDead #GodsNotDeadMIN #GodsNotDeadWeThePeople I have loved all of the God’s Not Dead movies.  In today’s world, it’s getting harder and harder to rely on freedom, especially of religion.  Being able to see these movies, and see how others have stood up, and made their voices heard, helps […]


Roar Like a Lion: 90 Devotions to a Courageous Faith 12

Thank you Momentum Influencers for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! Also, many thanks to Thomas Nelson for providing this product/product information for review. Opinions are 100% my own and NOT influenced by monetary compensation. I did receive the product in exchange for this review and post.Roar Like a Lion: 90 Devotions to a Courageous Faith#RoarLikeALionMIN #roarlikealion #tommynelsonbooks I’ve […]

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Get Ready for God’s Not Dead: We the People 14

Thank you Momentum Influencers for partnering with me on this blog post! Get Ready for God’s Not Dead: We the People#GodsNotDead #GodsNotDeadMIN #GodsNotDeadWeThePeople I have loved all of the God’s Not Dead movies. The stories really pertain to the world today. So many are judged or criticized for their beliefs and it is getting worse. God’s Not Dead: We the People is coming to theaters […]


Kill the Noise: Finding Meaning Above the Madness Review 10

Thank you Hachette Book Group Nashville for partnering with me on this blog post!Kill the Noise: Finding Meaning Above the Madness#KillTheNoiseBook #TheWhosoevers #OurMissionIsTheGreatCommissionGrowing up in California, and going to church at Calvary Chapel, I knew the Ries name. I always heard about Ryan, and figured that with him being Raul’s son, he would have grown up perfect. Well, I was wrong. He grew up human, […]

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Netflix Adaptations of Children’s Books

Netflix Adaptations of Children’s Books I remember when I was young, I would read a book and then watch a movie. The movies never seemed to be as good as the book. Sometimes it had a different story, or just didn’t match what I had thought it would be like, in my brain. Now that was a LONG time ago, and things have changed. There […]


Buttons: a Christmas Tale (Movie Review) 16

Many thanks to Tim Janis for providing this prize for the giveaway. Choice of winners and opinions are 100% my own and NOT influenced by monetary compensation. I did receive a sample of the product in exchange for this review and post.Buttons: A Christmas Tale (Movie Review)#ButtonsMovieMIN #TigerStrypesBlogI got an email from Momentum Influencers about a movie that they wanted help promoting. It is called […]

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Sewing Craft to Make Candy Corn #TigerStrypesBlog 26

  This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Sewing Craft to Make Candy Corn #TigerStrypesBlog #Sewing #Craft With Fall already here, and the leaves changing color, I figured that it’s almost time for Halloween.  Since my son will be 20 this year, and left the house awhile ago, Halloween isn’t really the same anymore.  No more trick-or-treating, no more going through […]


Create Some Scarecrow Bottle Decor #TigerStrypesBlog 29

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Create Some Scarecrow Bottle Decor #TigerStrypesBlog #Harvest #Autumn It’s crazy that it’s already time for Autumn.  This year has gone by quickly.  Fall is my favorite time of year.  Living in the White Mountains of Arizona, we get to enjoy the cool weather, beautiful colors and the smell of the changing season.  I never […]

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Make Some Sesame Street Ornaments #TigerStrypesBlog 36

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Make Some Sesame Street Ornaments #TigerStrypesBlog #Kids #Television I think almost everybody knows what “Sesame Street” is…do you?  I’m in my mid-40’s and grew up with it, then had my son watching it, when he was little.  We even called my Uncle Mike “Oscar,” since he could sometimes be a Grouch!! ha/ha  There are […]


Make Some Retro VHS Lights #TigerStrypesBlog 26

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information.   Make Some Retro VHS Lights #TigerStrypesBlog #Decor If you’re of my generation, you know all too well what a VHS is.  If not, I’m sorry! ha/ha  I have so many of these tapes lying around, and have already bought my favorites in DVD style, so they’re not even needed.  I wanted to make […]

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Snowmen Selling Snowballs Craft #TigerStrypesBlog 2

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Snowmen Selling Snowballs Craft #TigerStrypesBlog #Snow #Winter I know, I know…I haven’t done a craft post in months.  Last year was crazy, with learning how to be an empty nester, dealing with my husband getting hurt and having surgery…I just didn’t have time to do much other than wife tasks at home.  Now with […]


Make Some 4th of July Candy Rockets #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Make Some 4th of July Candy Rockets #TigerStrypesBlog #July4th #IndependenceDay I can’t believe that it’s already July.  We’ll be celebrating Independence Day in just a few days, and I figured that this would be a fun thing to make for friends and family.  I saw the original on SheKnows and loved it.  Being able to make something that isn’t too hard to do, and brings […]

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Time for a Mystery with Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase 10

**“Warner Bros. Home Entertainment provided me with a free copy of the Blu-ray I reviewed in this Blog Post. The opinions I share are my own.”** Thank you TetherGroup & Warner Bros. for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway!Time for a Mysterywith Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase#NancyDrew #TigerStrypesBlogIt really tells you something when a character has been around […]


NIV Adventure Bible Polar Exploration Edition Review & Giveaway 16

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! NIV Adventure Bible Polar Exploration Edition Review & Giveaway#PolarAdventureBible #FlyBy I have always loved bibles that come with stories, and ways to better teach our children the words of God. The new Polar Exploration bible by Zonderkidz, does just that!! You get to have fun, and go on an […]

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Make Some Mummy Candleholders #Halloween #TigerStrypesBlog 1

Make Some Mummy Candleholders #TigerStrypesBlog #Halloween I cannot believe that it’s already the end of October.  Where does time go?  With our son almost being 18, the days of trick-or-treating are over.   Well, until we take the Grandkids, but that will be a long, long, …….long time in the future!!  Better be, anyway. 🙂 I wanted to make something easy and fun for decorations this […]


Spirit of God Illustrated Bible Review #FlyBy 26

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! Spirit of God Illustrated Bible Review #SpiritofGodBible #FlyByOur son, Dylan, is older now, but I remember reading books to him like this when he was younger. With this being a bible, the story is even better! Having fun illustrations was always a great way to strike up conversation about […]

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Make an Upcycled Twin Headboard Bench #TigerStrypesBlog 10

How To Make an Upcycled Twin Headboard Bench #TigerStrypesBlog #Upcycled #Bench It seems like when you think that you have the perfect piece of furniture, you end up needing something else.  We had a cute set of bunkbeds for our son, be he ended up not really liking them.  We took the top off and had just the bottom for awhile, and then he needed […]