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 that helps spell a secret […]

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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 & Noble     iBooks     Kobo     Smashwords […]

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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! […]

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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 you haven’t read the book […]

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Guest Post at Fresh Fiction

I’m guest posting at the Fresh Fiction blog today, talking about how one of my recent foodie finds was a bit more exotic than usual. If you’re in the path of the same storm that is heading toward Michigan right now, maybe you’d like to make a big pot of bean soup from the recipe […]

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Book Review: Better Than Before

Better Than Before By Gretchen Rubin It’s that time of year. When resolutions have fallen by the wayside. Many of us have the best intentions to start the year fresh with a bounty of new, life-improving habits. But many times what we intend to do and what we end up doing are very different. It […]

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Fudge Brownies & Murder Release Day!

  It’s release day for the fourth book in my Culinary Competition Mystery Series – Fudge Brownies & Murder! The ebook will be on sale for $2.99 (that’s less than the price of a peppermint mocha) for today and tomorrow only – December 17 & 18. If you would like to possibly indulge in some […]

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Cookbook Review: My Pantry

My Pantry By Alice Waters with Fanny Singer Published by Pam Krauss Books This is a lovely, in so many ways, little book about some of the staples in chef Alice Waters’ pantry. While my pantry has far less sophisticated ingredients, I can’t wait to add more gourmet fare using this cookbook. Recipes range from […]

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Cookbook Review: The Homemade Kitchen

The Homemade Kitchen By Alana Chernila Published by Potter The subtitle of this cookbook is: Recipes for Cooking with Pleasure. There are recipes that will be pleasurable for both novice and experienced cooks to try their hand at. Beyond that readers can find chapters on everything from cooking for one to making meals for a […]

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Boxed Set Release Day

Need to catch up on reading my Culinary Competition Mysteries before the next book comes out on December 17? Here’s your chance to get the first three books in the series for less the $1 a piece! The ebook boxed set will only be at the bargain, less-than-a-latte price of $2.99 for a limited time, […]

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