Vacation Shaming

I need a bumper sticker that says: “ You win! You’re better than me! Can we please move on now?”

Top Five Things I Can Never Bloody Well Find In My Own House!

Got children? Then you know what I’m griping about. From the moment my two, sweet, bundles of joy were born it was clear nothing was mine anymore. I can tell you that as they grow older the issue only magnifies. For the most part, as parents we resign ourselves to this. We embrace sacrifice. It’s aContinue reading “Top Five Things I Can Never Bloody Well Find In My Own House!”

Book Review: “Easy Like Sunday Mourning (A Page Turners Novel)” by Jennie Marts

I had a perfect mother’s day weekend, and hope you did as well! For starters, I finished reading a fabulous book: “Easy Like Sunday Mourning (A Page Turners Novel)” by Jennie Marts. Style-wise, Marts’ women’s fiction reads like a cross between a Janet Evanovich and a Sue Grafton novel. Jennie Marts witty, and face-paced novel, truly isContinue reading “Book Review: “Easy Like Sunday Mourning (A Page Turners Novel)” by Jennie Marts”

A. Sex, Money and Sleep

Q. Name three things couples fight about. Do I have your attention? What is all the fighting about? Most would agree the problem is a matter of not enough.   #1 Sex It is interesting that man and woman ever managed to procreate. For women, intimacy in the relationship is a physical manifestation of ourContinue reading “A. Sex, Money and Sleep”

Kindle Promotion, 3/14-3/21

Hello all! Just a brief note of shameless self promotion! I’m offering a special kindle/ e-book price on my new thriller. Just click the link below or the photo of the book on this page. Secret Agent of God The sale begins tomorrow for one week only, March 14th-March 21st.    Tagline: Kidnapped by terrorists for her prophetic visions, oneContinue reading “Kindle Promotion, 3/14-3/21”

Some Valentine’s Day Advice for Men

This one’s for the guys…and here’s why… In a few short days, it will be Valentine’s Day. It’s that special day when women’s hearts swoon in anticipation of the thoughtful, romantic, elaborate plans thoughtfully made by their beloved. Now let’s be honest…despite the fact that the ‘big day’ is less than a week away, mostContinue reading “Some Valentine’s Day Advice for Men”

Guest Post: Seumas Gallacher

…if yeez can HEAR yer writing, yer on the right (sound) track… …a true story I heard a few years ago concerned a six-year-old girl appearing as a key witness for the defence in a court case in the USA… the prosecuting lawyer sought to demonstrate to the jury that the child was incapable ofContinue reading “Guest Post: Seumas Gallacher”

Blog Favorites

  This week while I decide which direction to go in next, (thinking travel notes based on three years in Italy), I decided to just read everyone else’s blog in blogs I follow and list my weekly favorites to share with all you. For incredible, ongoing inspiration, I like… Bucket List Publications: http://lesleycarter.wordpress.com/2012/11/30/life-is-an-adventure-surf-lessons-in-fiji/ For just plainContinue reading “Blog Favorites”

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