The Big Boo Cast, Episode 43

I will go ahead and tell you that this particular podcast has a special place in my heart. And I don't normally say that sort of thing. But here's why. When we started recording, Melanie and I just talked about our usual favorite topics: kids, … [Continue reading]

Be Still, Be Free Podcast (And A Giveaway)


Hey y'all - Back in October I got to meet Monica Steeley and Sarah Goede at Allume, and I was immediately drawn to them because of their sweet friendship. Back before Christmas they were kind enough to ask me to be a guest on their Be Still, Be … [Continue reading]

A Little Salty… Is Free!


I love free stuff. I especially love free books (and also free coffee). So when my publisher, Tyndale, told me that they were going to offer my first book, A Little Salty to Cut the Sweet, as a FREE eBook this week, I thought that was just about the … [Continue reading]

An Afternoon Visit With Edie

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I feel like I've been reading Edie's blog forever. And from the first day that I read it, I thought, Well, she is pretty much exactly who I want to be when I grow up. Even though I'm pretty sure that we're same age. I love her humor, her … [Continue reading]

For You And For One Of Your People – A Giveaway


Here are the giveaway winners; we matched a random number drawing with the comment number. I'll be in touch about how to claim your prizes! Thanks, y'all! Today has been one of those days when, for a whole host of reasons, I … [Continue reading]

An Unknown Area Of Non-Existent Expertise

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When the first book came out, I thought the categories that Amazon assigned it to made pretty good sense. Family & relationships. Christian living. Parenting didn't even seem like too much of a stretch. But with the new book, the Amazon categories … [Continue reading]