Author Archives: beverett235

A Life of Service

As I watch my children working to become who they want to be, I realize that each of them has chosen a path of helping others. Each journey destined to change them in ways they never expected. But, each feels … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Tired Mom or Not Cranky for Christmas

In years past, my household mantra at Christmastime was “clean, clean, clean.” I am known for driving my family insane to get the house in order before all our Christmas parties begin. Although, I’m proud to say I’ve gotten a … Continue reading

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Crash Lessons

Funny how much we take for granted. I travel the same road every week day to work and back. It’s a long drive, but I’ve gotten used to it. For instance, I’ve become accustomed to the feel and flow of … Continue reading

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Author Interview & Giveaway ~ Virtual Book Tour for How Forever Feels by Laura Drewry

Today, The Mama Diaries welcomes talented author Laura Drewry. The Interview Laura, in Jack and Maya’s story, Jack manages to find inspiration from Maya for his game writing. How did you come up with this fun job for him, as … Continue reading

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Book Review: How Forever Feels by Laura Drewry – A Fast-Paced Romantic Ride

Loved Jack and Maya’s story. Ms. Drewry has written one of the most interesting heroes I’ve read in a long time. Jack is fully three-dimensional with a heart-breaking backstory, a fun job, and is a loyal friend with a generous … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sea Glass Sunrise by Donna Kauffman – Sweet and Engaging with a nice Plot Twist

Sea Glass Sunrise (The Brides of Blueberry Cove Series Book 1) Ms. Kauffman hits another one out of the park. This story kept me engaged from beginning to end. If you liked her Bachelors of Blueberry Cove series, you’ll love … Continue reading

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Not Too Much Trouble

When you lose someone close to you, it leaves an awful gap in your life. I’ve recently lost an aunt who was like a second mother to me, and I find myself predictably working through the five stages of grief. … Continue reading

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MRI = Must Run Immediately

Following the removal of a precancerous growth, my Oncologist ordered an MRI for me. This way we could be sure there were no other cells left in there for removal. The idea of any further surgery was not a fun … Continue reading

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Book Review: Worth the Risk by Claudia Connor

Worth the Risk (The McKinney Brothers, Book 2) This week’s Friday Fun Read is Worth the Risk by Claudia Connor, and this one is definitely worth the read.  The novel will be released on February 3, 2015, and the Kindle … Continue reading

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If I Had It to Do All Over Again

If I had it to do all over again, I’d only use baby books as a guideline, instead of treating them like a bible. Practically no child is textbook in their development, and trying to force them into that mold … Continue reading

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