Sinister Snickerdoodles Release & Giveaway!

It's the release day for Sinister Snickerdoodles - my first book with USA Today bestselling co-author Elizabeth Ashby in the Danger Cove series. For a limited time, the ebook is only $.99. I am so excited to be a part of this collaborative series! If you haven't read any of...

Windy City RWA Retreat

Sometimes you just need to retreat. As in heading to a wonderful, rejuvenating writer's retreat! Last weekend I went to Chicago for the Windy City RWA Retreat. I am not a member of the RWA (Romance Writers of America), but I had to go because one of my favorite writers...

Cookbook Review: Food 52 A New Way To Dinner

A New Way To Dinner By Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs 10 Speed Press Standing in the kitchen at dinner time with a hungry family and no meal plan. A lot of people have experienced that scenario, including me. Many times the best solution turns out to be take-out. Or,...

Soulful Sage: The Light Maiden

For me, 2016 has been a year of discovery. I've taken a close look at my life and dug deep to expose the root system of many long-standing issues. Throughout the way I've done a lot of research, finding people whose philosophies about life make sense to me. Obviously everybody...

Rearranging The Puzzle

  It's a new school year for my kids--the time of year where many people, including me, are compelled to make fresh starts. And that is what I am doing. This past year I smacked into a mid-life "awakening" (we won't call it a crisis - even though it has...

Book Review: Meditate Your Weight

Meditate Your Weight By Tiffany Cruikshank Published by Harmony Books This book brings together two things that I, and probably many other people, would like to accomplish: a meditation practice and weight loss. The book begins with the benefits of meditating. That alone convinced me to try my hand at...

Banana Muffins & Mayhem Treasure Hunt Blog Tour

Welcome to the Banana Muffins & Mayhem Treasure Hunt Blog Tour! Banana Muffins & Mayhem was just released, so I'm having a blog tour and grand prize giveaway to celebrate. Stop by the blogs listed below to learn more about my new book...and me. 🙂 Each blog has a letter...

Banana Muffins & Mayhem’s Release Day!

What time is it??? It's time to release a new book! Banana Muffins & Mayhem is the 5th book in my Culinary Competition Mystery Series On Sale Now for Only $.99 - For A Limited Time Just click on the links below and get your copy today!   Amazon     Barnes...

Cover Reveal: Banana Muffins & Mayhem

Here it is - the cover for my next book! I can't believe the release is only a few months away, sometime in June. My publisher and I are busy working on edits, cover blurbs, and nailing down a release date. So stay tuned - lots more information to come!

Free…For The Very First Time

  No, I'm not doing some kind of riff on an old Madonna song. This is much more exciting! The first book in my bestselling Culinary Competition Mystery Series, Pies & Peril, is free for the very first time since it was published - now through April 24, 2016. If...