Monday, May 14, 2012

"MOMumental" by Jennifer Grant Review + Giveaway...

Momumental: Adventures in the Messy Art of Raising a Family Jennifer Grant

About the Author-Jennifer Grant is mother to four children and author of Love You More: The Divine Surprise of Adopting My Daughter (2011) and MOMumental: Adventures in the Messy Art of Raising a Family (May 2012). For more than a decade she wrote for papers in the Sun-Times newsgroup. Currently she freelances for the Chicago Tribune and is a regular contributor to her.meneutics, Christianity Today magazine's blog for women. Grant is a Wheaton College graduate who received her master's in English and Creative Writing from Southern Methodist University. She lives outside of Chicago, IL.

What we thought:  Jennifer great knows a lot about being a mom.  With this book she takes a look at "real life" parenting.  With humor and frankness she tells stories of the reality of parenthood and all its perfectly "normal" imperfections.  Both moms and dads alike will be able to relate to this book and will find comfort in knowing that they are not alone in the messy world of raising children these days:)  ABCD Diaries gives MOMumental an A!

MOMumental is available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble and wherever books are

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Disclosure:  ABCD Diaries was given a copy of this book  for review purposes only. We were in no other way compensated. The opinions expressed in this post are ours and ours alone


  1. What is a good parent? We moms often set impossible standards for ourselves, and feel that we can never be “a good mom.” Or at least a good enough mom. Momumental was so encouraging to me as a mom. Jennifer Grant offers solid advice, not just on parenting but on how to be intentional about building a family culture. She writes honestly about her own mistakes, her own perfectionism, and how her own family of origin impacted her. She also tells beautiful stories about her family that made me laugh and cry. I’m recommending this book who anyone who is raising children—which is a messy but beautiful art.

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