March Reading Update

by jessicaturner on April 2, 2014

February was such a busy month that it wasn’t worth me posting a reading update, but I am happy to share my February AND March reads today. Though it is just three books, it is three AWESOME books. I’ve had a streak of great luck in the fiction department, so if you are a fiction […]


Recipe: Easy Raspberry Lemonade Punch

by jessicaturner on March 26, 2014

For our party this weekend, I made my mom’s raspberry lemonade punch. I remember being so excited when I was a child whenever my mom made it for a party. Now it is a favorite of mine to serve. It is super easy to make – just lemonade, sprite, sherbert and frozen berries. You can’t […]


3 Frozen “Let It Go” Covers You Have to See

by jessicaturner on February 16, 2014

We are all about Frozen in our house these days. We listen to the soundtrack every day. Of course, Let it Go is one of our favorites. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of Let It Go covers online. Here are three favorites that you must watch! SOOO good. This was posted on Feb. 13 […]


Video: Freefall to Fly with Rebekah Lyons

by jessicaturner on February 10, 2014

This past fall I had the pleasure of chatting with Rebekah Lyons about her book Freefall to Fly: A Breathtaking Journey Toward a Life of Meaning, which is an inspiring memoir that will resonate with all women. In today’s video you’ll hear more about her story and why she wrote the book. I think that […]

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January Reading Recap

by jessicaturner on February 7, 2014

Despite the absolute insanity of this month and the hours I have worked, I still managed to fit some reading in. Reading does my soul so good. Does it do the same for you? Chasing Superwoman: A Working Mom’s Adventures in Life and Faith: I was really excited to read this book because like the […]


Tips for Making “Love Bug” Valentines

by jessicaturner on February 5, 2014

Elias loves all things creepy crawly, so when I saw these “love bug” valentines on Pinterest, I knew they were perfect for his valentines this year. I loved them because not only did they perfectly capture something he is into at age five, but because they were candy-free. Goodness knows, kids get enough candy on […]


Stream of Consciousness Friday

by jessicaturner on January 24, 2014

Happy weekend! It has been awhile since I have done a stream of consciousness update, so thought I would do a quick one today. As I mentioned yesterday, we drove to Wisconsin for a quick visit last weekend. The kids were excited to build a snowman, but the snow was like powder. Adeline decided it […]


15 Delicious Soup Recipes

by jessicaturner on January 22, 2014

It’s January which means we are in the heart of soup for dinner season in my house. Me being on book deadline means lots and lots of soup because the leftovers last for days and it is EASY. I never grew up eating lots of soup, but Matthew did and he got me hooked when […]


20 Must-Try Dip Recipes

by jessicaturner on January 17, 2014

If you follow me on Pinterest, you know I love to pin recipes. With the Super Bowl coming, I have been looking for some new appetizers. Here are 20 Pinterest recipes for amazing, must-try dips. I haven’t tried anything of these yet, but you can bet I plan on making many of them. 1 Queso […]


Giveaway: A Box of Books

by jessicaturner on January 13, 2014

Wasn’t last week fun?! I loved talking books all week long. My reading list is SO long after all those recommendations. Y’all are amazing. And to those who asked, yes, I will do that series again. Pinky promise. In case you missed My 10 Favorite Books, here are all the posts: My 10 Favorite Books […]