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Starry-Eyed

Starry-Eyed Seeing Grace in the Unfolding Constellation of Life and Motherhood

By Mandy Arioto
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 3 Stars

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On 12/15 Counting My Blessings wrote: The book Starry-Eyed by Mandy Arioto is a collection of essays about motherhood, friendship, relationships, and loving and seeing God through it all. It's almost like a less sappy version of Chicken Soup for the Soul. Arioto is the President of MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) International. She shares ... Starry-Eyed by Mandy Arioto - an inspriational read!

Counting My Blessings' Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/7 Cate Hoepner wrote: tarry-Eyed is a book written by the CEO of MOPS, so you know automatically it's gonna be good! Mandy Arioto has a lot of mothering years under her belt and it shows. This book is a collection of essays, easily read whenever you have 5 minutes or so. The essays inspire you to find unexpected grace in ... Starry Eyed Review

Cate's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/24 Nathan Albright wrote: There are a lot of books being released right now and that have been published recently dealing with wives and mothers attempting to justify their messiness and imperfection [1]. This greatly puzzles me for a variety of reasons. For one, it is not only women but men that have to deal with the messiness ... Book Review: Starry-Eyed

Nathan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/18 SK Bell wrote: I was very much intrigued by the description of Starry Eyed and it didn’t disappoint. Mandy Arioto is a complex woman (as we all are) and it really shows in her writing. I loved reading about her childhood, marriage, friendships, faith, and deepest thoughts… often all in one essay. She weaved her ... Book Review: Starry Eyed by Mandy Arioto

SK Bell's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/9 Mrsreadsbooks wrote: In Starry Eyed, MOPS CEO Mandy Arioto reveals how the brightest and darkest moments of motherhood alike can become a sacred and sanity saving opportunity to encounter God. There is a way to flourish in the midst of it all and it starts with embracing the light and darkness in life with expectation and ... Starry Eyes by Mandy Artiolo

Mrsreadsbooks' Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/4 Mommy's Gone Crazy wrote: Starry-EyedSeeing Grace In The Unfolding Constellation Of Life And MotherhoodBy Mandy AriotoBeing a mom is all of it: light and dark, highs and lows, fever pitch frustration and all-consuming love. By now, you already know that with great love comes great joy . . . and great pain. It can be crazy-making! ... Starry-Eyed Seeing Grace In The Unfolding Constellation Of Life And Motherhood

Mommy's Gone Crazy's Rating:

1 Stars

On 9/29 Annie Rim wrote: It's hard to rate a series of essays - some were wonderful and others fell a bit flat. The ones where she talks about how she and her husband live out their faith in front of their kids was a favorite. She talks about the importance of sharing stories and forming a rich family narrative. Perhaps it's ... Starry-Eyed

Annie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/25 Leslie wrote: Starry-Eyed by Mandy Arioto immediately appealed to me because it is written by the current Mothers Of Preschoolers (MOPS) CEO. I've been a member of MOPS since my older son was 12 weeks old. Aye Aye Aye, I was very open minded about it from the beginning because one friend had told me she read ... Starry-Eyed by Mandy Arioto {A Book Review}

Leslie's Rating:

2 Stars

On 9/25 Elizabeth Flesher wrote: Starry-Eyed by Mandy Arito is a book of essays on seeing grace in the unfolding constellation of life and motherhood. I have a difficult time reviewing this book as the essays are good and do touch on everything a mother encounters. But being written by the MOPS CEO and published by a Christian ... Starry-Eyed

Elizabeth's Rating:

2 Stars

On 9/22 Melissa Fuller wrote: For many years I attended a  MOPS group, so I was interested in reading Mandy Arioto's book Starry-Eyed.  The concept of her book is that we can experience God during both the brightest and darkest of times in our lives.  I don't disagree with this concept, but I found her book to be very ... What I'm Reading Wednesday

Melissa's Rating:

1 Stars