JENNA'S FAVORITES.

BOOK REVIEW: THE LITTLE PARIS BOOKSHOP by Nina George

By Jenna Winegeart / June 26, 2019 /

It’s present day, & Monsieur Jean Perdu, fifty years old, runs his book barge on the Champs-Elysées called the Literary Apothecary. He has the unique gift of asking a few specific questions of his individual customers & then prescribing a specific book to cure his or her emotional ailment. Books are his entire life, especially…

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BOOK REVIEW: A LOVE LETTER LIFE by Jeremy & Audrey Roloff

By Jenna Winegeart / June 26, 2019 /

There are a lot of books on my to-read list that I’m itching to get my hands on. This wasn’t one of them. Back in April, their names popped up on two separate podcasts I subscribe to, & the little description in the episode bio intrigued me, so I gave both podcasts a listen (That…

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BOOK REVIEW: The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

By Jenna Winegeart / May 13, 2019 /

For at least two years, I’ve been saying I need to read more fiction. Read more fiction. Read more fiction. And it’s not that I’ve ever disliked fiction. There have just been so many memoir & essay-style books I’ve wanted to get my hands on, & reading hasn’t exactly been a speedy top priority over…

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BOOK REVIEW: TASTE AND SEE by Margaret Feinberg

By Jenna Winegeart / April 22, 2019 /

I had the privilege of attending Margaret Feinberg and Jonathan Merritt’s writing conference in Atlanta back in 2015. It was my first time to fly solo, rent a car by myself, & sleep in a hotel room alone. I only had one semi-meltdown when I couldn’t find where to return the rental & thought I…

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CHRISTMAS MOVIE BINGE

By Jenna Winegeart / December 20, 2018 /

I’m a movie girl– always have been & plan to always be. I watch movies for a good laugh. I watch them for inspiration. I put myself in the shoes of every character that comes across the screen, which is why I do NOT watch scary movies. But Christmas movies? They are some of my…

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YOUR CHRISTMAS PLAYLIST

By Jenna Winegeart / November 29, 2018 /

Nothing makes me happy like Christmas music. It’s why if I’m having a tough day in July, I’ll listen to a little Frank, Dean, or Bing & be right as rain. Blake took the kids out last Saturday morning so I could decorate for Christmas. I blared my music on my little speaker the whole…

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