Author Archives: marymarvella

Sha Renee Giveaway

Check out this exciting book and giveaway!   A sexy Navy pilot. A beautiful Navy instructor. A relationship prohibited by military regulations. Will they end their sizzling romance to protect their careers or keep it a secret… and pray no … Continue reading

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WHAT DO YOU WATCH ON TELEVISION & To Drink Vinegar or Not To Drink It?

For My Health  What do you do for your health these days? I have been drinking turmeric tea and forcing down apple cider vinegar and water. (It doesn’t really taste like pickle juice!)   Both are supposed to be good … Continue reading

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All Hail the Peanut…Nature’s Most Nearly Perfect Food

al All Hail the Peanut…Nature’s Most Nearly Perfect Food Toni V. Sweeney I love peanuts! No two ways about it—roasted, parched, boiled, in salads, in soups, in candy—you name it, I probably like it. Is there another food, other than … Continue reading

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Motel Hell, What Would You Do?

M.J. Flournoy (Melba Moon) and I attend a lot of workshops together. For one such workshop there were no reasonably priced rooms near the workshop venue. I went on Priceline to find a room. When I found a good price … Continue reading

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The Cowboy, an American Original

Cowboys…gotta love ‘em! Toni V. Sweeney He’s an icon…a symbol of America’s Old West…a representation of all that’s wild and free but adhering to a brand of justice as well as a creed all his own.  Representative of the United … Continue reading

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Favorites Foods, Movies, Books, and Cars

My favorite kid book was The Box Car Children. Favorite movies— Hmmm I still watch Sweet Home Alabama and almost anything with Reese Witherspoon. I LOVE Fords and vintage Mustangs. I am a chocoholic, but I can eat my wright … Continue reading

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Readers Riot!

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Those Bad Dreams of Being Naked in Public

The flowers have nothing to do with the article. They belong to a neighbor! During my teaching days I seldom feared being caught with nothing to teach. I think the dreams of being in my pajamas in front of the … Continue reading

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Purple Irises & My First Crock-Pot

While working on editing projects and webinars I have been loving my new Crock Pot! So far I haven’t used a recipe, but I have cooked some tasty and easy to heat meals! The photo is of a pork roast … Continue reading

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Back To Teaching for a Day!

Do I have your attention? This has nothing to do with my blog, but…. Saturday I gave a workshop for the Southern Magic Romance Writers in Birmingham, Alabama.  Most of me was excited! Part of me feared the PowerPoint presentation … Continue reading

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