Talking to Jesus Review & Giveaway

Giveaway & Review – Talking to Jesus

A Fresh Perspective on Prayer This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information.  A copy of Talking to Jesus was provided to me for my honest review by the BlogAbout Blogger Network. Talking to Jesus is a lovely book written by Jeannie Blackmer.  It gave me a fresh perspective on how I look at prayer.  It also gave me new insight and ideas to add to my prayer life.  Thank you, Jeannie! I Read More

Income Report November 2017

Blog Income Report – Nov 2017

You Make Money Blogging? This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information. Yes, is the simple answer to this question.  Although I am not making full-time income yet, I am making some steady money with my blog.  I am happy to say that November was again a pretty successful month for Polkadots & Plaid.  There are a lot of ways that you can make money by blogging.  In this post, I will Read More

Simple Joy Making Chocolate Chip Bars

Simple Joy – Making Chocolate Chip Bars

Holidays We are right in the middle of the wonderful holiday season.  Christmas has been my favorite holiday as long as I can remember.  I am trying to share this love of the holidays with Joy.  During this time of year, especially, I am trying to keep in mind to enjoy the “simple joys” in life. Simple Joys Things like snuggling under warm blankets, building with blocks with Joy (which she LOVES and always wants to build Read More

Daniel Anton

Turn Your Blog into an SEO Powerhouse with Daniel Anton

What in the World is SEO? This was a sponsored post.  All views and opinions are my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information. If you are anything like me, you have a LOT to learn about how to get your blog or website seen.  When I first started my blog I thought “what in the world is SEO and how in the world do I do it?”  As I am Read More

Adored Review & Giveaway

GIVEAWAY & Review – Adored (365 Devotions for Young Women)

Delight & Love This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information.  Two copies of Adored were provided to me for my honest review by the BlogAbout Blogger Network. As Lindsay Franklin so aptly states in the introduction to Adored, God does not just love us, He ADORES us. This beautiful devotional book for young women dives into how God loves us.  God loves us through agape love, not through what we typically think Read More

A Pocketful of Seeds

Book Review & GIVEAWAY – A Pocketful of Seeds

Format & Design This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information.   A copy of A Pocketful of Seeds was provided to me for my honest review by the BlogAbout Blogger Network. Debbie Johnson’s book, A Pocketful of Seeds, is wonderfully written and designed.  The layout is simple and easy to follow. Tthe font is clear and large, making it easy for anyone to read.  The book is a great, mid-sized book.  The Read More

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

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Loved Baby Review & Giveaway

Loved Baby Review & GIVEAWAY!

Deciding to Review Loved Baby This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information. 3 Copies of Loved Baby were provided to me for my honest review by the BlogAbout Blogger Network. Sarah Philpott has written a wonderful book called Loved Baby.  It is 31 devotions to help you grieve and cherish your child after pregnancy loss.  First, let me start by saying that I gave doing this review quite a bit of Read More

Seeking Writer Contributions Exceeding Joy

Writing Contributors – Pregnancy After Loss Package

Seeking Writers This post may contain affiliate links.  Please see my Disclosure for more information. I am currently writing/compiling a package to help women and families get through pregnancy after loss in a joyful manner.  I pray that this resource will help many women and families who endure this difficult time get through it joyfully, as God intended. Inspiration One thing I am including in this pregnancy after loss package is inspiration from other women who have Read More

Healthy Carrot Muffins

Healthy Carrot Muffins

Harvest of Carrots This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read my Disclosure for more information. What do you do when your husband harvests your carrot crop for the year?  You make up a batch of these tasty and healthy carrot muffins, that’s what!  I was thrilled when Owen brought in our carrot harvest the other day.  He said I should make a carrot cake, so I promptly got online to search for a carrot cake recipe.  Read More