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Lavender Fields Inn by June Foster

Behind the Scenes – Lavender Fields Inn Writing’s never work when the story’s fun to create.…

Reclaiming the House

Pixabay image Earlier this week I shared that my word for 2022 is reclaim. 2020 was…

Word for 2022: Reclaim

Merriam-Webster defines reclaim as follows: Definition of reclaim transitive verb1a: to recall from wrong or improper conduct : REFORM b: TAME, SUBDUE…

Hope Amid the Pain by Leslie L. McKee

Q&A with Leslie L. McKee: Where did you get the inspiration for your book? Hope Amid…

Christians Read Book Catalog

I’ve mentioned my affiliation with Christians Read before. I blog every other Wednesday and have been…

Christmas, Characters and Diabetes by Ann Brodeur

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Christmas, Characters and Diabetes By Ann Brodeur One of my favourite seasons of…

Fiction Finder: December 2021 New Releases

December 2021 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW…

Great American Smokeout

I remember in elementary school our health class listened to comedy tapes from Bob Newhart and…

Protecting Annie by Jodie Wolfe

Welcome. Tell us a little about yourself. Thank you for having me. I’m Jodie Wolfe, and…

The Girl in the Toile Wallpaper by Mary K. Savarese

Hello Everyone, And welcome to Trumpet Tuesday. I am award winning author and speaker Mary K. Savarese.…

Fiction Finder: November 2021 New Releases

November 2021 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW…

Are You a Fixer?

Growing up, the ultimate fixer was MacGyver. Guy could be sitting on a bomb with his…

Isn’t World Menopause Day Every Day?

I learned that October 18 is World Menopause Day. As a woman, back in the day…

Book Review: Deception by Rita Garcia

Deception: A Nikki Summers Mystery, Book 1 of an exciting new series set in Serenity Cove.…

Book Review: Spouse in the House by Cynthia Ruchti & Becky Melby

A frank and funny look at what to do when together is too close Two’s company,…

Good and Present

This was what I posted on Facebook: “It was a year ago that we nearly lost…

Book Review: Roar Like a Lion by Levi Lusko +#GIVEAWAY

Kids are wrestling with tough issues these days—peer pressure, purpose, unexpected change or loss, and wondering where their faith fits in with it…

Book Review: Chasing Her Dream by Jennifer Slattery

She needs his help… But can she trust him again? After she inherits her uncle’s mismanaged…

Fiction Finder: September 2021New Releases

September 2021 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW…

Book Review: Husband Auditions by Angela Ruth Strong

How far would you go to find the perfect husband? All the way back to the…

Book Review: Psalms—Real Prayers for Real Life

How long? Why is this happening? Where are you, God? For centuries, God’s people have learned to go…

Vacation Revelation

Ah, vacation. The sun. The sand. The people. The traffic. The long lines. Wait. Why is…

Fiction Finder: August 2021 New Releases

August 2021 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW…

Chicken Crossing by Kristen Joy Wilks

Why did the chicken cross the road?The machinations of poultry are difficult to decipher. Add an…

Ignoring My Baby—Blog

Years ago I remember writing no matter what I write, no matter how not successful or…