Owlhaven is one of the very first blogs I read when we were beginning our adoption journey. Mary Ostyn, has been writing Owlhaven a few months longer than I’ve been writing One Thankful Mom. Over the years we’ve become friends and a few weekends ago we spent three days together on a retreat with a small group of other adoptive moms.
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Last spring Mary asked if I would read her new book, Forever Mom: What to Expect When You’re Adopting, and if I liked it, write an endorsement. I was so honored – and so busy, with Noah and Katie’s wedding coming up. It took me a couple of weeks, but once I sat down to read, I couldn’t stop. I know my friends are amazing, so I expected to like Mary’s book, but I had no idea just how fantastic it would be.
As soon as I read the last word, I shot this off to Mary, “I love your book – I really do! Wow! It’s really, really good. What a blessing it is going to be to the adoption community.”
And then I wrote my endorsement,
Mary Ostyn is the mom you wish would mentor you in your adoption journey – and she does, through this encouraging and practical book. Forever Mom is PACKED with information you will inhale and then reach for again.
I heartily recommend Forever Mom to you. It is the perfect gift for folks getting ready to adopt and others who are several years into being adoptive parents. When I wrote that it is “PACKED with information,” I meant it. Mary managed to fit so much in her book and tell a good story at the same time.
When you pre-order Forever Mom before November 4th, you’ll get some great freebies! Here is the info from Mary:
- Freebie#1– A little e-book I’ve written called ’50 Things Adoptive Parents Should Know’
- Freebie #2- 8 custom Forever Mom downloadable prints for framing (see samples below)
- Freebie#3- all 8 of those same custom prints as phone lock screens/screensavers!
To get those freebies, just send proof of purchase (ie- receipt, order confirmation, etc) to [email protected], and the free package will be emailed to you.
And now for the ultimate freebie, I’m very excited to be giving a copy of Forever Mom to one of you!
You get up to five chances to win, and you need to leave a separate comment for each chance. If you’re really ambitious, go for all five!
1. Share about and link to this giveaway on Facebook or your personal blog.
2. “Like” One Thankful Mom on Facebook.
3. Follow me on Twitter.
4. Follow me on Pinterest
5. “Like” Owlhaven on Facebook.
I’ll draw a winner (using a random number generator) on Monday, October 26th, at 9:00 PST.
Have a fantastic day, friends.
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