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Andrea Bates

Andrea is a native New Yorker living in NC who has become quite accustomed to wearing flip flops year-round. A licensed clinical social worker, she spends her free time volunteering for a number of organizations supporting women (more specifically, mothers) in need of a reminder that they are not alone. Andrea blogs at Good Girl Gone Redneck, where she writes from the heart, sharing the ins and outs of parenting, family and relationships. She also devours books and regularly features her honest reviews, ensuring that her readers are intrigued and ready for more.

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5 Books To Read Right Now

The start of each new year always gets me excited about books. I often write a list of what books I am planning on reading in the coming months, but this time I’m sharing a combination of some book suggestions of novels I’ve already finished and LOVED, along with a few books that are on …

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The Perfect Fall Reading List

Fall. Such a beautiful season. A favorite for many. Cooler temps. Leaves falling. Wind rustling. Some of us even start the fireplace and sit by it with a cup of coffee or tea on a crisp fall morning. Cozy up with one or all of these books this fall. There are affiliate lists throughout this …

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