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New Year…New Me!

New Year…New Me!

Ugh, It's that time of the year again. Time to make new year's resolutions and then psych myself out and not stick to them. This year, I'm going to make less concrete goals. Maybe by not promising myself that is too big to achieve I'll actually be able to accomplish...

Memories…and Merry Christmas!!!

Memories…and Merry Christmas!!!

You see how I couldn't resist adding Merry Christmas there, huh? Trying to be festive, even though at times I feel like the Grinch. Christmas is a hard time for moms. We have a lot of expectations on our shoulders. And Santa never gets a free pass just because he's...

Loving…and living

Loving…and living

I’ve always been in love with love. I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated by the idea of two people meeting and falling in love. I have no idea if the fascination started with watching my mom read romance novel after romance novel, or if the fairy tales...

Kindness…and keeping you

Kindness…and keeping you

I haven't written in awhile. Not exactly sure why, except that life gets in the way sometimes. Kids get sick, work moves fast, and I just released my new novella, Keeping You, on October 5, my birthday. Life has been busy, but isn't it always? There's never a moment...

Jaded…and Joyful

Jaded…and Joyful

My own journey with romance has been quite the bumpy ride. I’ve alluded to my history with fellas in earlier entries, but I suppose I should share my stories. Who knows? They may help some future twenty-something romantic girl see the red flags that I steadily...

Innocence…and ignorance

Innocence…and ignorance

There comes a point in life when simple innocence evolves into purposeful ignorance. When we are young and naive, it's not uncommon to hurt the feelings of others either by simple omission or by learned behavior. Due to social cues and our parent's reactions as well...