Winner of Truly Sexy Contest/LTYM Discount Code

Winner of Truly Sexy Contest Thank you ladies for your wonderful submissions on bucking the society trend of what’s sexy to what is TRULY “sexy” to a wife. We had the sweetest responses. I particularly loved this one from Linda Strickland, our winner of the contest. She shares: “Sexy is being held when I cry…

Heard of “Listen To Your Mother!”?/Win Gift Book Set!

[Check out our "Motherhood Matters" contest below. Enter to win a Free Mother’s Day Gift Trio book set!!) Recently I was delighted and honored to be one of the sixteen women selected to perform at this year’s nationally acclaimed “Listen To Your Mother” event. This fabulous experience began five years ago through the vision of one woman who desired...

What’s Truly Sexy to a Wife/Ur Comment on Studio 5!

I’m so done with the relentless societal onslaught of what is “sexy”. Apparently, as a mother of seven, to keep my husband happy, I must have the following: *plump lips *thick lashes *smooth, silky legs…and arms…and hair…and skin *firm abs and buns *no cellulite *hair that stays ALL day in the exact hairdo I put…

Featured Giveaway Author: Fay Klingler

Today’s Multi-author Giveaway Spotlight: We Are Strong! Mothers and Daughters Stand Together By Fay Klingler [Fay writes straight from her heart with conviction and incredible stories of women in the gospel. Her newest book, We are Strong, is a powerful and poignant reminder of the inner strength of young women and their mothers. The amazing stories and solid…

Featured Giveaway Authors: Lori Nawyn & Jodi Robinson

One of Today’s Multi-author Giveaway Spotlights: Simple Things: Daily Thoughts, Stories, and Inspiration to Live Life More Fully by Lori Nawyn [Lori has written a fabulous year-long daily thoughts book of self-discovery and joy-finding. It’s absolutely stuffed full of delightful daily thoughts, quotes, recipes, personal experiences and more. Daily titles includes “Be the Hero of…

Featured Giveaway Author: Michelle Wilson

Today’s Multi-author Giveaway Spotlight: Does This Insecurity Make Me Look Fat? by Michelle Wilson [Michelle writes a deeply personal, humorous, and real-woman’s book, sharing her real-life experiences of growth using the gospel, and does it fabulously! With great sections like “The Pearls of Progress” and the “Joy of Confidence” you will resonate and rejuvenate. And the stories–I laughed out loud…

Featured Giveaway Author: Shannon Foster

Shannon is one of my favorite graphic artists for putting all things religious and spiritual into fun, cheery graphic designs and study helps. This truly fabulous Easter book for children contains simple, easy-to-understand messages about the meaning of Easter and its symbols. And, with truly beautiful and charming pictures. And the best part, it’s printable! If you’re interested, no waiting–just…

Easter Book Giveaway with 5 Guest Authors/ Enter today!

Prepare for Easter with our multi-author Easter Book Giveaway! Throughout the week, from April 8 through April 16th, enter to win by using Rafflecopter.  One lucky winner of the Multi-author Giveaway receives all these fabulous books! Click HERE Win one of EACH book from these fabulous five guest authors, plus my own 40 Days with the Savior (ebook and Book…

There is No Perfect Mother!

“There is no perfect way to ‘do’ motherhood correctly. So we can give ourselves permission to be the best mother to our children without comparison to the seemingly perfect neighborhood mother (who does not exist). One of my friends sent me the following email: ‘I will never be the ‘culture perfect’ mom but I’m the mom my…

Red-headed Hostess Conference Doodle Book!

[You can read the "What Stephanie Nielson Taught Me About Life" post on KSL's Motherhood Matters blog by clicking HERE:  All profits from Motherhood Matters books purchased from April 1-7th are donated to the Nielson family. Use purchase links on this website or KSL site. Thank you!]   If you’re preparing yourself or your family for General…

40 Days Excerpt–FREE Print/Ebook!

[The Red-headed Hostess blog is spotlighting 40 Days with the Savior with a giveaway. So we are matching the giveaway here!   Enter to win a free 40 Days with the Savior print and ebook simply by emailing me@conniesokol.com!   And, purchase of 4 books for $25 of 40 Days and receive a FREE ebook OR...

What Stephanie Nielson Taught Me/Easter Bundle Sale!

Last Saturday I had the opportunity to speak at the Evanston Regional Hospital Women’s Conference along with Stephanie Nielson as the keynote speaker. I knew of her, but didn’t really know her until we met, and I listened, and I learned. Three things struck me about her that will stay with me. First, she and…

“He is Aware”/FREE Download/ 40 Days Sale!

“DAY 21: HE IS AWARE   Matthew 9:35–36 And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people. But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them.   My daughter once…

Knowing the Savior More Deeply/FREEBIE/KSL Segment

Over the past month I’ve been making a more concerted study of Jesus Christ. As I’ve read various helpful sources, most notably Jesus the Christ, I’ve been struck by something new. So often in His ministry, He wasn’t what the people wanted Him to be; didn’t do what they wanted Him to do; and didn’t…

Thanks to Wonderful Women!/KSL seg today!

Over the years, but especially the past few months, I’ve had the privilege and absolute delight to speak to wonderful LDS stakes teeming with steadfast, optimistic, and bright women. Most recently, I spoke at the Clearfield, Utah stake and was overwhelmed by their goodness, too. From start to finish I felt appreciated (including a custom-made…