* Feeling guilty that you dread pretend play? Are you an "unmom" who loves her children more than the daily experience of parenting? Kastner will help you laugh at the ridiculous, delight in the unpredictable, let go of impossible social media ideals of perfection, and enjoy life as the mother God created you to be! 208 pages, softcover from Cook.
Soon after Jessica Kastner became a mother, she wondered if she was the only mom who found pretend play more boring than watching playdough harden and who dreaded yet another friends Instagram post of homemade deliciousness.
In Hiding from My Kids in the Prayer Closet, Kastner shares her experience as an "unmom"a mom who loves her kids more than she loves the daily experience of mothering. She helps readers laugh at the ridiculous, delight in the unpredictable, and enjoy being the mothers God made them to be.
Jessica Kastner is an award-winning journalist and a contributor for Beliefnet.com, Huffington Posts Christianity blog, and CBN.com. As Connecticuts coordinator for Straight Ahead Ministries, she shares Gods message of hope by leading Bible studies in juvenile detention centers. When shes not on the trampoline with her three boys in her hometown of Southington, Connecticut, Jessica offers her gritty commentary on Christian life at JessicaKastner.com.