My Holiday Gift Guide!

Happy Small Business Saturday!  

I am overjoyed to bring you this special post, which is my official HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE.  There's lots of gift ideas in here and pics to go along so stick with me!  I hope…

How to Support Your Favorite Small Businesses!

Are you surviving Black Friday?  Are you out there in the trenches, I mean the mall, scoring all the deals you can after a day of spending time with your family?  Or are you like me and staying warm and…

Things I Miss About You

It's been a year since my Nanny went to heaven.  It's been a hard year since she left earth.  I often wonder what her reactions would have been to things that are currently going on in our world.  As my…

The Naked Author

Have you ever had that dream where you walk proudly into work or school or church, only to look down and realize you're completely NAKED?

You wake up, drenched in sweat, before you peek under the covers and realize you…

Read a Chapter from My New Book FREE

Hello and Happy Wednesday to you!

As I wrote in an earlier email, this day feels a bit like Christmas Eve to me.  That's because my new novel, Sandals for Christmas, will release in ebook format tomorrow on Amazon…

Sandals for Christmas is Almost Here!

Good morning!

I hope you are enjoying a wonderful Monday morning!

I hope the kids got off to school peaceably, beautifully dressed, and without incident.

I hope all of your laundry is clean and put away, and your kitchen is…

Sandals for Christmas Book Cover Reveal!

Guys, we are getting so close to the release of my new Christmas novella!

In fact, the release date for the eBook is set for Thursday, November 17th!  Less than a week away!  The paperback will also be available very…

Announcing...Sandals for Christmas

Yesterday, I did something kind of mean.  I put a teaser on all of my social media sites as well as this blog.

In case you missed it, it looks like this:

I know it made many people curious, and…

New Book Teaser

Because I just couldn't resist...

I'm getting so excited for the upcoming release of my newest book, my first novella, Sandals for Christmas!

Stay tuned!  More to come.

I'm Done Apologizing

"For God's gifts and his call are irrevocable."--Romans 11:29


I just finished attending the most amazing business conference for women: Christy Wright's Business Boutique. Let me start by saying, if you're a woman and interested…

New Book Update!!

Happy Friday Friends!

I am going to try to keep this post brief, mainly because I'm sure you have much to do during your weekend besides read my blog, and also because I'm so tired.  

This week has kicked…

A Decade of God's Faithfulness

I wasn't planning on writing this post until I realized that exactly 10 years ago, I moved to Florida.  Wow, a decade.  It's a little heady to think about.  Let me give you some background:

In the fall of 2006…