June Showers Bring July Babys #babyshowers #crafting #cooking #budgetentertaining

Wow, time sure flies. This year is half over and in another month I will be a great grandma. Todays menu Monday I’m sharing pictures of the shower and tips for throwing a nice one on a budget. Our theme is baby elephants and we…

A writer’s Life~5 things you don’t know about Ruth A. Casie #Historical fantasy #indieauthor #USATodayBestsellingauthor

Most people that don’t write think that writing is a glamorous easy job. This month I am speaking to authors about How they began writing and their journey to where they are now. Today’s guest is Ruth A. Casie. Hello Ruth. How are you today?…

Birthdays-Brinner and chocolate Cake #comfortfood #familygettogethers

Sunday March 3rd was my son’s 38th birthday. I can’t believe he is that old. Seems like just yesterday I was bringing him home. I was young and inexperience. Fun days. Now it wont be long I will be having his granddaughter to spoil too….

My Life by the Book #MFRWauthor #influence #dreams

This week’s topic on the 52-week MFRW blog challenge is how a book can influence daily life. A book can influence us in many ways whether it be self-help, non fiction, documentaries or fiction. At the first of the year so many of us set…

Ham it up. #cookonceeatmore #makeahead #awriterslife #leftovers

  Tese days more than ever we need to learn to stretch our food budgets and reduce waste. One of these ways is to cook one larger cut of meat and find ways to use what is left after the initial meal. At Easter, I…