FIRST Chapter: Beaded Hope by Cathy Liggett

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book! You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card author is: Cathy Liggett and the book: Beaded Hope Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. (February 15, 2010)  ***Special thanks to Maggie Rowe of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. for sending me a review copy.*** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Cathy Liggett is the author of several contemporary romances. . .

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Product Spotlight: Baby K’tan #babywearing

BABY K’TANClick the image to see an enlarged view. An ideal blend of sling & carrier, the Baby K’tan can be worn with your baby in over eight different positions — all without complicated wrapping or buckling. This parent-invented baby carrier is lightweight and compact like a sling, and also goes over both of your shoulders to evenly distribute baby’s weight with adjustable back support, like a structured carrier. A perfect hybrid! Available in 100% Natural & Organic Cotton, Baby K’tan’s unique double-sling design can hold infant TWINS, as well as preemies up to toddlers of 42 lbs. Created using only 2 loops, the second loop provides extra security by keeping baby closer to your body, while it can also be used as a nursing cover for more privacy. Machine washable and dryer safe, with reinforced double seams, the Baby K’tan has been safety tested and approved in accordance with. . .

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Babywearing 101

As time goes by with AppleBlossom being my first child I am learning more and more about parenting and finding my own mothering style. In addition to cloth diapers and breastfeeding some else that just makes sense and happened rather naturally was babywearing. In the next few months I hope that I will be able to bring you some great resources and reviews about babywearing that will be useful to you or someone that you know.  What is babywearing? Basically it is holding or wearing your baby using a baby carrier. There are many different types of carriers which I plan to cover in detail. Having your child close to you and having hands free or relatively free is an incredible feeling. Being able to calm and comfort a crying or tired child and having a bit less strain on your back from the pulling and straining of simply holding. . .

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FIRST Chapter: Never Blame the Umpire by Gene Fehler

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book! You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card author is: Gene Fehler and the book: Never Blame the Umpire Zonderkidz (March 1, 2010) ***Special thanks to Bridgette Brooks and Pam Mettler of Zondervan Publishing for sending me a review copy.*** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Gene Fehler, an award-winning and widely published poet, is. . .

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New Releases for March 2010

Revell Books (Revell Books – Texas Dreams, #2 – Sequel to Paper Roses) (Revell Books – At Home in Beldon Grove, #2 – Sequel to The Edge of Light) (Revell Books – Wings of Glory, #1) Bethany House (Bethany House – Diamond of the Rockies, #2 – Sequel to The Rose Legacy) (Bethany House – Song of Alaska, #2 – Sequel to Dawn’s Prelude) (Bethany House – Daughters of Amana) (Bethany House) B&H Once in a Blue Moon Abindgon Press Barbour Books Black Hills Blessings Liberty’s Promise A Cousin’s Challenge Tyndale House Her Mother’s Hope Zondervan Heart of Stone by Jill Marie Landis A Woman Called Sage by DiAnn Mills David C. Cook Chosen by Ginger Garrett

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