We know we're not the only ones who sometimes struggle to put the "fun" into summer, so here's a giveaway that we hope will help. Thanks to our sponsors for this contest: Born Fit, Ignatius Press, Our Sunday Visitor, Saintly Silver, and Sarah Reinhard.
This week's giveaway:
From Saintly Silver
Kimberly Cook raved about these, and we're thrilled to be able to share them with you in our giveaway! Here's what the description page on Etsy says:
This item has been designed by me, hand cut, (no Die cutting here!) handstitched, machinestitched, and constructed with care! I've been designing Saint Softies for over 6 years now, and the original Saint Softie seller on etsy. My designs are made with Eco-Fi Felt, a felt made from recycled plastic bottles, and made in the USA. All other materials in the construction are made in the USA or Germany.
This listing is for one Saint Softie, with approximate measurements of 4 1/2" L x 2 1/2" W. On the back side of the softie is a cloth label with either a prayer or a quote relevant to the Saint. Each Saint Softie is handmade and could have slight variations from the one pictured in this listing.
A Year of Grace: 365 Reflections for Caregivers (5 total in giveaway)
By Laraine Bennet (Our Sunday Visitor)
"Cast all your worries upon him because he cares for you." - 1 Peter 5:7
Nationally-known speaker and author Laraine Bennett knows the highs and the lows of the caregiver's world-she juggles her own work and family life as she helps meet the needs of her talented, artistic mother now completely incapacitated by a devastating stroke.
In A Year of Grace: 365 Reflections for Caregivers, Laraine offers daily respite for the weary caregiver, a chance to recharge and refresh the mind and spirit, and to look anew, with gratitude and hope, at the value of every human life.
Each brief daily reflection includes a Scripture reading or quote, and a reflection for the day. Enlightening, refreshing, and upbeat, A Year of Grace, is a daily reminder for you-the caregiver-of the important role you play to bring Christ's love to those in your care.
From Born Fit
Work out or just chill out in the Rudy Seamless Tank that can handle everything from lunges to fancy lunches. Choose from two versatile colors and chill...the seamless construction and lightweight fit has got you covered!
- Lightweight and seamless fit
- Moisture wicking
- Wrinkle resistant
- Lasting shape retention
Catholic Family Fun: A Guide for the Adventurous, Overwhelmed, Creative, or Clueless (3 total in giveaway)
By Sarah Reinhard (Pauline Books & Media)
Discover how game night/day meets Catholicism in Catholic Family Fun: A Guide for the Adventurous, Overwhelmed, Creative or Clueless, an inspirational guidebook offering activities with strategies and suggestions for fun family engagement - with one another and with faith! A great resource for parents, grandparents, caretakers, and family friends, this book conceptualizes a wide range of fun, practical activities that strengthen faith formation in young to grade-school age children.
Great Summer Reading Prize Pack (2 total in giveaway)
About the Author
When she’s not chasing kids, chugging coffee, or juggling work, Sarah Reinhard’s usually trying to stay up read just one…more…chapter. She writes and works in the midst of rural farm life with little ones underfoot. She is part of the team for the award-winning Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion, as well as the author of a number of books. You can join her for a weekday take on Catholic life by subscribing to Three Shots and follow her writing at Snoring Scholar.