Category Archives: Contemporary

True by Ann Everett

Welcome, Ann Everett! I’m so pleased you could visit with us and tell us about your book. I have some lovely iced tea and can make you some iced coffee, if you’d like some. Because it’s so warm in Georgia, … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day!

To celebrate Father’s Day, I’m sharing some of my favorite Father’s Day Quotes: “A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.”—Unknown … Continue reading

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Eat What? Never!

Many of us change our tastes as we grow older! In school I would never eat spinach! Mama didn’t cook it. The school lunchroom version looked nasty and mushy and tasted worse. It was slick, not a texture I could … Continue reading

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You Gotta Love A Pug

In my latest sweet romance, Maeve, the heroine lives in Ireland and owns a pug dog. As I was researching pugs, I discovered that they are described as “a lot of dog in a little space,” because they are sturdy … Continue reading

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Here Comes Maeve!

Hi Everyone, I’m so excited that Maeve, my sweet romance novella set on the exotic island of Corsica, France, will be available on Tuesday, June 5th! Maeve He’s all business. She loves to laugh. When business conflicts with pleasure, what … Continue reading

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How to Make Beeswax Candles

Many years ago, when my husband and I were dating, we made homemade candles around the holidays. In my holiday novella, Candleglow and Mistletoe, the heroine, a concert pianist, works in her aunt’s candle shop for the holidays. The hero … Continue reading

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Ice Hockey in upstate NY.

I admit to not being an avid fan of ice hockey, although my husband and son are both die-hard fans. As a transplant to the sunny south, it’s been years since my family has attended an ice hockey game. However, … Continue reading

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Do You Break or Do You Bend? #MFRWHooks #PG

Sometimes cold weather and ice make trees bend. Other times trees grow in soil that won’t support them. Writers and other humans face events that threaten to bring us to our knees. Sometimes we let people’s comments make us want … Continue reading

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OH DANNY BOY

It’s March and my thoughts turn to all things Irish and OH DANNY BOY  Here’s the link for Oh Danny Boy This pot of gold could hold more than they bargained for… Grand. Just grand. Clara Donovan’s failure to keep … Continue reading

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Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire…

Well, how about chestnuts just roasting? Here’s a quick and easy recipe for roasting chestnuts in the oven: 1. Preheat oven to 425 F. 2. On the flat side of the chestnut, cut a large X with a sharp paring … Continue reading

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