My Husband Wouldn’t Stab Me!!!

My Husband Wouldn't Stab Me // aboyagirlandthemarinecorps.com

The title to this post is both absurd and a truth fact.  Seriously.  But you’ll see why. A few months ago, I was contacted by Safe Guard Armor about the chance to review one of their stab/bullet proof Kevlar vests.  Naturally I said yes, because, well… It’s the chance to review a stab/bullet proof vest!!!  Are you kidding me!!!??? OF COURSE I WILL!  Safe Guard Amor and Safe Guard Clothing are a great company that value quality and customer satisfaction.  They were great to work with and their website is incredibly user friendly. And their reputation was enough for me to feel confident that I was in good hands if I should try to convince my husband to stab me once the vest arrived. I told my husband about it and he did what he always does when I talk blog.  He only half listened.  But when it came time to Continue reading

Dinner With The Smileys

  Summery of the book: In the book, Sarah recounts her husband’s yearlong military deployment to Africa. She and her three kids–Ford 11, Owen 9, and Lindell 4–agree that looking at his empty seat for an entire year will be unbearable so they decide to “fill” it by inviting one guest to dinner each week for 52 weeks. I will openly admit that I had never heard of Sarah Smiley, her column, her previous books or any of her accomplishments until I got an email in my inbox.  I hate to say that I get a lot of random emails from random people wanting me to promote this or that random thing, but I do.  I usually skim through them and send off a reply thanking them for their interest, but that I’m not interested at this time.  I believe it was the word “book” being repeated over and over Continue reading