Relax and Reset With These Faves
With the kickoff to summer happening N O W I wanted to drop some recommendations in your feed for books, podcasts, bible reading plans, and TV shows I love. Perfect for those travel or lazy days we all hope to get in this much-anticipated season.
Here are all the books I mentioned:
All My Knotted Up Life by Beth Moore
Friends, Lovers and the Big Terrible Thing by Matthew Perry
Verity or Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover (or anything by her, really!)
Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt
Here are the Bible reading plans I mentioned (from the YouVersion app).
The Marriage Talks
Parenting God’s Way
Oh Baby Devotional
You can also read more about how I like to read the bible in This Is What You Need To Start Your Own Coffee +Bible Time
Here are all the podcasts I mentioned:
The original show that I still co-host: This Grit and Grace Life. Listen in Apple Podcasts here.
The Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey. Here is her most recent episode with Beth Moore.
CounterClock Podcast, specifically season 5 (hosted by Delia D’Ambra, guest on this episode of my show!)
Here are the TV shows I mentioned:
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