And make sure you visit the links in the Mr. Linky here every Friday. These are the FUN blogging folk YOU want to be friends with. Go to THEIR sites. Read THEIR blogs. And of course, leave COMMENTS.
Oh – we can just see the friendships forming already… It is a beautiful thing!
Week 2 — Featured Commenters:
First, we have Monica from Daily Dwelling.
Monica is mom to three adorable preschoolers and is joyfully married to her hubby of eight years, Keith, who is a Chaplain in the Army.
They are currently assigned to an overseas post in Germany AND Keith is currently deployed to Iraq! I can’t imagine how difficult it must be for Monica to not only be stationed overseas, away from friends and family, but also have her husband deployed in a war torn country!
It never fails to amaze me how much the men, women and families of the military endure for the greater good!
Monica is a ray of optimism and hope — her blog is a sweet, sunny place to pause during your stroll through the blogosphere. Monica says, “My greatest joys in life are in serving God through being a wife to my husband as he lives out God’s calling on his life and being mom to our three children.”
Monica began blogging to keep in touch with family and friends, and most importantly, to connect with her husband during his deployment. But now she realizes all the extra blessings blogging has brought to her life, “Blogging has become so much more than that. It is a community that I am so thankful for.”
I am sure you will be blessed by all Monica has to offer when you add Daily Dwelling to your round of bloggy visits.
Second, we have Cat from 3 Kids and Us.
Cat married her high school sweetheart, and now seven years later they have three children — well almost three! The third hasn’t quite made her appearance yet.
Cat’s husband is a Police Officer — which was the inspiration for Cat’s first home based businesses, The Police Shop, through CafePress.
About her latest inspirations at My Baby Bump Maternity, Cat says, “Lately, my artistic side has turned me to tees and gifts for pregnancy and motherhood at My Baby Bump Maternity. If all that wasn’t enough, I’ve started a brand new boutique that you’ll learn more about come January during our grand opening!”
With all she has going on with her stores, blogging and her busy growing family, I am amazed Cat has time to comment on OUR blog!!!
THANKS Cat — we know how hard it is juggling stores, blogs and kids. We appreciate the time you give to be a part of 5 Minutes for Mom!
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