Dear Reader Friends, All of us have different personalities, depending on the setting. On my visual socials, I present as the relatable aunt. The one who knows things but will never tell you how she figured it out. So, I have tea related to the book I’m reading, […]
Dear Reader Friends, I cannot tell you how many times I have sat down to write a note, only to get interrupted and walk away before I finished. 😭 Then the day would get away from me and I’d lose my train of thought. Then I looked at […]
Dear Reader, I have a confession. I committed a major oops last night. I was warned. I nodded that I got it. Then I turned around and did exactly what the author warned me not to do. Let’s go to the beginning of the story…. Last night I […]
Good morning, Reader Crawling out of bed in the dark, dark, early morning can be a challenge. It’s that way every January, but I have a plan. While everyone else is buying the low cal, reduced sugar foods, I pívot. I buy my favorite creamer. This year’s flavor […]
This is the first note of 2023.
People have different traditions on the first day of the year. It’s the day I like to sit down and thank the previous year for all the blessings. There are the big ones: family, my home, the ability to breathe air (I’m asthmatic, so breathing is a big […]
The temperatures have dropped, and hoodies abound. Friends and family are settling from their travels and gathering round. They bring with them hugs, warm smiles, and stories promising laughter. But sometimes, something a little more than love gets passed on. It has been a couple of years since […]
I’m working on this year’s Christmas story, Winter Wonderland Inn. Noelle is sunshine, and Kristopher is grumpy. A call from an ailing uncle brings him to the Winter Wonderland Inn, and is subject to Noelle’s sunshine. Kristopher’s grumpy heart doesn’t stand a chance when he joins forces with […]
The kids in our town love Randy. This story shows why.