{Music Ministry} How Sweet the Sound by Citizens Way

Hello guys,My husband and I have been LOVING this song. It's a different version of Amazing Grace with a blend of Psalms 23 and we can not get enough of it. It's so beautiful and makes my heart smile every time I hear. I can literally listen to this song over and over again. Who knows how long it would take for me to get tired of it... never because His grace IS truly AMAZING!...more

Paloma Picasso Olive Leaf Peace Collection

Olive Leaf Peace Cuff Bracelet by Paloma Picasso.Style icon Paloma Picasso has been creating jewelry for Tiffany & Co. since 1980....more

Why We Need Shows Like The Walking Dead

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” – G.K. Chesterton...more

It’s Like Competing With Liza Minnelli in “Cabaret”

I am sorrowful.I was looking through the thesaurus to find out exactly what it was I was feeling: it wasn’t sad, it wasn’t chagrined or disappointed.  It was sorrowful. ...more

The Jon Collins Band Released a New Pop Rock Song That Shows Influence from Imagine Dragons

Jon Collins, lead singer of the Jon Collins Band is a Pop Rock Artist who’s taking rock & pop to a new level by storm. His new sexy song “Let Love Live” at: http://bit.ly/JonCollinsBand-iTunes is reminiscent of the sound of Imagine Dragons. He does a great job mixing meaningful lyrics with powerful guitars and melodies. He’s the new 2014 sound of today, check him out for yourself and see why his near 30K fans on Facebook are shouting about all the commotion! ...more

Ten Ways to Embrace Autumn

I know, I know, summer is barely in the ground and here I am telling you how to move on!...more

Why I read Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

When I finish a book I like, after the happy sigh, my next thought usually is, “Who do I know who would like this book?” Sometimes I can really like a book and not be sure anyone I know would also like it. It was like that with The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde. Some of the people who I thought might like it did, and some didn’t....more
Denise Reading really is so very personal and I am often surprised by how wrong -- and how right ...more

The Pollination Grant Gives Away $1000 Every Day to Projects and People Changing the World: Here's How to Apply

The Pollination Project officially announces the October 2014 grant winners. My documentary, The Coffee Dance, is included in this list. So many amazing people are working to change the world, one seed at a time - The Pollination Project recognizes the difference made in the spirit of helping others.  They give away $1000 a day for grassroots initiatives with an eye on making a difference in the world. ...more

10 Unforgettable Books

I’ve never written a post about books on my blog before, which is a bit of a surprise. I’m a full-blown bookworm. I can’t get enough. My husband, Chris, never fully understood bookworms until he lived with me. And, even then, he still doesn’t “get” it. Now, when my husband told me he liked to read, I imagined he liked it like I did. I couldn’t have been more wrong. While Chris does read, he doesn’t read many books. Instead, he peruses magazines, newspaper articles, and, on rare occasions, nonfiction books. ...more

Why I Love 'The Big Bang Theory': Bazinga!

Bazinga! That term, popularized by Sheldon Cooper on "The Big Bang Theory," sums up how I feel about the show.  I arrived late to the Big Bang party, but I've compensated for my tardy TV viewing by becoming a devoted fan. ...more