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New series: A Coyote Wells Mystery

As Halloween approaches and with Thanksgiving on the horizon, I’m settling in for a long winter of writing. For starters, I’ve outlined three books for my new series, A Coyote Wells Mystery. First up is Mystic Falls scheduled for release … Continue reading

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Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. ~ Albert Camus Winter’s coming but until then find your favorite place in the park and enjoy nature at its best.     While most summer flowers have already given … Continue reading

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Oh, those crafty mason jars!!

Give me a jar, any kind of jar, and I can rule the world!!   Make scented oil candles for Christmas Store stuff   Make an herb garden! A mason jar wind chime Use them for inexpensive luminaries Got seashells? Display them in jars! … Continue reading

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A few of my favorite things

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things. ~ Maria Rainer, Sound of Music Give me your quirky, your eclectic, … Continue reading

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Friday is just funnier

  My theory on housework is, if the item doesn’t multiply, smell, catch fire, or block the refrigerator door, let it be. No one else cares. Why should you? ~ Erma Bombeck                 … Continue reading

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Sunday Kindness

Kindness is always fashionable, and always welcome. Amelia Barr Pay it forward: To repay a good deed or act of kindness to someone other than the original giver. It doesn’t cost a thing to be kind. Most people think you … Continue reading

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And the Liebster Award goes to…

Getting to know new blogs is a fantastic way to connect with more people. Katherine at The Fashion and Mind…Travel! blog has nominated Romance, Suspense, & Chocolate for the Liebster Award, which we gratefully accept. In order to keep the nominating process going and allow … Continue reading

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