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Week in the Life

by jessicaturner on August 20, 2015

If you follow me on Instagram, you might have noticed I’ve been doing Ali Edwards’ Week in the Life project. This is an annual exercise she hosts encouraging people to document their week. A few observations I have had: Every time I do this project, in the beginning, I get a bit consumed with capturing […]

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God Made Light Products – $4 Each!

by jessicaturner on August 15, 2015

Yesterday I announced that DaySpring is having a blow-out sale on God Made Light products. While the book has sold out, the products (at 50-75% off) are still available in limited supply. If you are needing to stock up on children’s gifts, do not wait to shop this sale. They are perfect gifts for Christmas, […]

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Blowout Sale: God Made Light

by jessicaturner on August 14, 2015

Update: The God Made Light book has sold out, but the products are still available. More than four years ago, while I was on maternity leave with Adeline, Matthew wrote a children’s book called God Made Light. With words like…. And when the sun sets and a day ends too soon, remember God’s light always […]

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Choosy Moms Choose Jif… and Fun Festivals

by jessicaturner on August 12, 2015

For as long as I can remember, I have liked peanut butter. Actually not liked… loved. I ate Jif peanut butter and jelly sandwiches nearly every day of my childhood. Give me a choice of a candy and its peanut butter cups every time. Peanut butter cheese cake. Peanut butter anything. Love, love, love. When […]

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DIY: Fun Duck Tape School Notebook

by jessicaturner on August 7, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Whenever we go to Target or the craft store, my kids love checking out the printed and colored Duck Tape. With 200 patterns available, we always spot a new design. Needless to say, when we received […]

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The Fringe Hours: Now in Target + Giveaway

by jessicaturner on July 8, 2015

HOORAY! After patiently waiting for close to a month, The Fringe Hours is now available at Target stores nationwide. This is a huge, huge deal, especially for a first-time author like me, who has not sold a million books. I have an incredibly personal connection with the store and am so incredibly grateful. I cried […]

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Summer Learning: Free Math Site for Kids

by jessicaturner on June 29, 2015

This summer, Matthew and Elias are spending lots of quality time together since Matthew’s work schedule is much more flexible than mine. I thought it would be cool to have him write this sponsored blog post. Now that Elias has completed kindergarten and his first summer is in full swing, he and I are spending […]

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Creating Cardboard Box “Cars” + Free eBook

by jessicaturner on June 25, 2015

This post is part of a year-long sponsored series with Elmer’s. As parents, craft projects can sometimes feel overwhelming. The supplies, the instructions, the wrangling of kids… This is not that type of project. Over the years I have found that nothing inspires my children’s creativity like cardboard boxes and a few Elmer’s art supplies. […]

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The Perfect Summer Chocolate Milkshake

by jessicaturner on June 18, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of TruMoo Milk. All opinions are 100% mine. Last week we all had colds and sore throats. One day, after picking up Adeline and Ezra from daycare, I asked Adeline if she would like to stop at McDonalds and get a milkshake since mommy had […]

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Made to Play: Summer Shoes

by jessicaturner on June 4, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stride Rite. All opinions are 100% mine. Without question, one of the brands I am most loyal to is Stride Rite shoes for my kids. I blame my mom for this loyalty. You see, when my sister and I were little, Stride Rites were […]

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