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DIY Baby Mobile

A few weeks ago, I co-hosted a baby shower for my niece, Amanda. This is her…

Brave Lessons #12

Captain Cavedweller and I decided to make a lifestyle change that we hope will help us:…

2019 Petticoat Ball

The annual Petticoat Ball is coming soon! I hope you’ll join me April 11 from 10…

Brave Lessons #10

This quote seemed so appropriate today. I spent the weekend doing some crafty projects for a…

Brave Lessons #8

This quote from Dalai Lama resonated with me this morning. In every circumstance we have choices,…

Brave Lessons #7

One of the things I’m committed to working on to be more “brave” this year is…

Brave Lessons Week 6

With Valentine’s Day this week, my thoughts keep swirling around love. I think this quote is…

Brave Lessons #5

I read this quote the other day and it got me thinking about “growing brave by…

Brave Lessons #4

Over the course of the weekend, I did something that was brave for me – that…

Brave Lessons #2

This is such an awesome quote and it spoke to my heart this week. I like…

Brave Lessons #1

For Christmas, a friend gave me something engraved with the words “fearlessly authentic” on it. I…

The Christmas Melody Characters

I thought you might like to meet the characters from The Christmas Melody today! For this…

Capturing the Cavedweller’s Heart

Twenty-five years ago today, I married a boy who’d captured my heart. He made me laugh.…

Wings of An Angel Releases!

Wings of An Angel The Friendly Beasts of Faraday Book 4 The last thing she needs…

Boughs of Holly Releases!

Boughs of Holly The Friendly Beasts of Faraday Book 3   He’d never met a more…

Cowboys and Mistletoe

The Petticoats & Pistols authors have joined together to offer a week full of cowboys, Christmas…

Racing Christmas Characters

Would you like to see the images that inspired the characters in Racing Christmas? Let’s start…

Racing Christmas Releases

Racing Christmas Rodeo Romance Book 5 She’s racing to save the ranch He’s struggling to win…

Winter Wonderland Giveaway

I’m joining several authors for a Winter Wonderland Giveaway through Night Owl Romance. It kicks off…

Dream of Her Heart Characters

I just realized I never shared my character inspiration for Dream of Her Heart! Sorry! So,…

New Calendar from Annie Douglass Lima

Annie Douglass Lima has a wonderful new calendar our with coloring pages and puzzles! This 2019…

New book from Heidi Vanlandingham

  I have a wonderful giveaway for fans of WWII romantic fiction! You could in a…

Christmas in Romance

Welcome to Romance — an Oregon town where love lingers around every corner and residents pull…

Book Projects

Today, I’m sharing a little about some of my book projects that are in the works.…

Book Signing at Hamley Western Store

Today, I’m excited to spend the morning at Hamley & Co – an iconic western store…