Category Archives: Spirituality

Written on Dec, 09, 2013 by in , , | Leave a comment

A friend once told me that to really understand the Bible that I first needed to have a good grasp of the Old Testament and thoroughly study the interplay between both the Old and New Testaments.Up until now,  I’ve been very wishy washy in my study of the Bible, focusing on one are for a while and then bouncing off …

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Written on Nov, 21, 2013 by in , | 3 Comments.

There is almost music playing somewhere in our house. We all love music and our tastes are very varied – from classical to baroque, celtic music to 2000s pop, then throw in a little Acadian music for good measure. If it is music, we probably listen to is. I’ll admit that some of the lyrics in today’s pop are a …

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Product: Art Projects (Paper Jungle in the style of Henri Rousseau) Company: See the Light Price: 14.99US$ per project DVD or 99.99US$ for complete set of 9 projects Way back, many moons ago, I spent a couple semesters of college focusing on fine arts. While drawing, painting and sculpting were fun, my absolutely favourite subject was art history. I adored …

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Written on Apr, 15, 2013 by in , | 12 Comments.

This weekend my children and I had the opportunity to sit together and watched This Is Our Time presented by Pure Flix. A warning right from the beginning, be prepared to quickly skip the previews if you are more sensitive to violence or you do not want you children seeing such. I was a little bit surprised to see it …

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Written on Apr, 02, 2013 by in , , | 5 Comments.

As a teenager, I always looked forward to watching Touched by Angel. It premiered the year that my mother died and the story lines touched me and made me feel all kinds of emotions that I locked away deep inside. It was a great comfort to me, so I jumped on the oportunity to review a book written by series’ …

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Last year I was able to tell you about the first season of The American Bible Challenge. Well, it is back! This trivia show hosted by Jeff Foxworthy where contestants test their Bible knowledge to win money for the charity of their choice was a hit. In fact it was the the highest rated show on the GSN in history …

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Written on Jan, 26, 2012 by in , | 12 Comments.
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From the director of “Angels In the Outfield” comes an inspiring story about a special boy with an amazing gift, and the coach who believed. Dean Cain and Luke Schroder star in the gmc movie based on the book “The Legend of Mickey Tussler”. The children and I were happy to cuddle up under the blankets on rainy afternoon recently …

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Product(s): Virtue Cues/Kids of Virtueville Colouring Book Company: We Choose Virtues Price: Virtue Cues 5.99$US Colouring Book 3.00$US (Download Only) I was very happy to use the items I received from We Choose Virtues to complete my children’s Christmas gifts this December. I’ve been trying to teach my children the importance of certain qualities so when given the opportunity to …

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Written on Dec, 02, 2011 by in , | Leave a comment
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I’ve read several books on international adoption over the last month and most of them have been light hearted and heart warming. However, historian and Christian apologist, Larry Taunton brings a different and more sobering account of adoption and the horrors that orphans face in other countries where God seems to have been forgotten. I really liked his candid account …

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Written on Oct, 21, 2011 by in , | Leave a comment
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I had the opportunity to attend (online) a pre-screening of The Might Macs last Friday and I was quite surprised to enjoy it as much as I did. In general, I’m not one to enjoy sports movies very much as I find them quite predicable. And yes, this movie was a bit predictable, BUT the characters and little sub-stories make …

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