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Notice that oh-so-important “the” in front of our name? That’s right, we’re THE Coers Family. It’s legit now. Over there you’ll find all the latest recipe posts, funny stories, parenting tips and more from our family. We want y’all to keep in touch and stay connected to us through our new and improved site.

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Book Review and Giveaway: The Christian Mama’s Guide to Parenting a Toddler by Erin MacPherson

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Christian Mamas Guide to Parenting a Toddler.cover

I received a wonderful book selection from Book Sneeze titled “The Christian Mama’s Guide to Parenting a Toddler” by Erin MacPherson. It’s a wonderful book! Easy to read and full of great tips. Good books are great to own, but better to give away. Today I’m happy to share our review and a chance to win this copy of Erin’s book.

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The $5 Cookbook: Beef and Veggie Ramen

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The great thing about all the recipes in The $5 Cookbook is they’re easy and fast. I mean, it doesn’t get easier than Ramen noodles, right? Now, I have to admit, when I first saw Beef and Veggie Ramen in the table of contents the little cooking snob in me tried to turn up her nose. I keep Ramen in the house for the kids to make for lunch if they don’t want a sandwich. But Ramen for dinner?

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Tex Mex Bake from The $5 Cookbook


Our family enjoyed another dinner from The $5 Cookbook. Scanning through the 20 different recipes in the table of contents the title “Tex Mex Bake” caught my eye. We do live in Texas, after all. And we love Mexican food.

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Review: See The Light art project DVD “Repeated Sweets”


I first became aware of See The Light through mutual Twitter followers. I was delighted when Pat Holt visited our blog and left a wonderful, uplifting comment regarding my testimony. She asked if we would like to partner with See The Light for a review/giveaway. We love giveaways here! I was even more thrilled to partner with a Christian company producing DVDs that teach our favorite subject.

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Pizza Enchiladas from The $5 Cookbook


Tonight’s dinner is brought to you by The $5 Cookbook from The Bizy Mommy.

Pizza Enchiladas


These were super yummy! Delicious pizza filling, wrapped up like an enchilada. I invited my grandfather (Papa) and his lady friend Ann over for a test drive on this fun new recipe. The reviews were positive from everyone at the table.

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Review: Iesodo

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As a Christian parent, it can be difficult to find appropriate television shows for my family. My Littles love cartoons – and I love when they’re quite for five minutes. But I can’t in good conscience plop them down in front of some random show just to get a moment of peace. I need to know what they’re watching will uphold the truths we teach in our home. I want to trust their hearts will not be polluted with worldly nonsense and commercialism.

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