Category Archives: Recipes

A Thanksgiving Gift for You

This year I am grateful for my family’s health, our willingness to spend time together, and that even though I miss having our kids close, we’ve empowered them to soar to their own destinies. Sounds so nice, doesn’t it? But in reality it’s hard, tough work, as any parent will attest. It makes me think … Continue reading A Thanksgiving Gift for You

 

Super Secret Christmas Cookie and Frosting Recipes

As my sincerest, most joy-filled thank you to my readers and dear author friends who have supported the release of Navy Christmas and Navy Joy in Coming Home for Christmas, may I present my most closely-held family recipe! If I could have sent a dozen of these to each of the military and their family … Continue reading Super Secret Christmas Cookie and Frosting Recipes

 

Caro Carson is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

  Today we welcome my beloved Romvets sister and gifted author Caro Carson. She will tell you about her military connection, but suffice it to say that each December she and I are rooting for opposite football teams. Nonetheless she remains a constant source of strength and unconditional support for me and many more. What … Continue reading Caro Carson is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

 

Ann DeFee is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

Please join me in welcoming award-winning author Ann DeFee to our holiday party. Ann and I met  in the Pacific Northwest at a conference many years ago. Ann gives us a peek at her family’s experiences when they lived overseas and had an English Christmas. What do you make, bake, create or purchase for the holidays, … Continue reading Ann DeFee is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

 

Barbara Wallace is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

Please join me in welcoming the classy, charming and always positive Barbara Wallace to our holiday blog party today. What do you like to make, bake or create or purchase for the holidays, Barbara? Every year, our family celebrates Christmas morning by making crepes. It’s a fancy sounding dish that is actually pretty easy to make. The … Continue reading Barbara Wallace is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

 

Sheila Roberts is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

    Please join me today in welcoming the always cheerful bestselling author Sheila Roberts. Sheila and I met when our family was stationed on Whidbey Island in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Read on to learn about her movie deal! Sheila, please share what you make, bake, create or purchase for the holidays. I love … Continue reading Sheila Roberts is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

 

Jeannie Moon is Helping Send Books To Military Families for the Holidays

Today we welcome Jeannie Moon, a contemporary romance author who certainly supports the military–she writes heart-wrenching romance with military heroes. I so enjoyed reading her latest, Second Chance Hero (excerpt link below). What’s your favorite holiday activity, Jeannie? I love to bake around the holidays. For Christmas brunch I always bake cookies and breads, but … Continue reading Jeannie Moon is Helping Send Books To Military Families for the Holidays

 

Karen Rose Smith Is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

Please join me in welcoming USA Today Bestselling Author Karen Rose Smith! Karen and I are in the same RWA local chapter and she generously agreed to share some of her holiday treats with us. What do you like to make, bake or create (or purchase!) for the holidays, Karen? I come from an Italian tradition … Continue reading Karen Rose Smith Is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

 

Andrew Grey is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

Please join me in welcoming bestselling author Andrew Grey to our holiday efforts to send books to the military! Andrew and I are part of the same local chapter of Romance Writers of America, and it’s been my privilege to get to know him over the past several years. He’s always quick with a smile … Continue reading Andrew Grey is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

 

Jessica Scott is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays

Please join me in welcoming USA Today Bestselling author, Army Officer and Graduate Student  Jessica Scott to our holiday celebration! She’s also one of my dear Romvet sisters. What do you make, bake, create or purchase for the holidays, Jessica? For Christmas, I make little mouse cookies. You take chocolate chips and melt them with … Continue reading Jessica Scott is Helping Send Books to the Military for the Holidays