My Latest Baby Quilt & the Story Behind It

I love to quilt, and have made and given away dozens of quilts over the years since I started about 25-30 years ago. Most of the quilts I have made are baby quilts. I have also made quite a few bed quilts (which I have kept for my family), and some lap quilts for the […]

Book Review: Vendetta, by Lisa Harris

First book in the “Nikki Boyd Files” series, This nail-biter of a story takes the reader into the world of a missing persons task force. The main character, Nikki Boyd, has a missing sister and is all too close to the pain of this type of loss. Shockingly, some clues emerge about her missing sister […]

Book Review: The Christmas Joy Ride, by Melody Carlson

Oh joy! Melody Carlson has a new book out! One can always count on a very special reading experience. This romp features an 85 year-old named Joy, and a young lady named Miranda, who go on a journey together down Route 66 in an old RV. The old lady is on her way from Chicago […]

Book Review: “A Reason To Stay” by Kellie Coates Gilbert

I personally love books that feature talk show host main characters (also anchorwomen) since I am fascinated by that career. This emotionally rich and gripping story will have you in tears as you live vicariously  through a troubled young marriage, unexpected tragedy, and the healing power of love.

Book Review: “10 Things Great Dads Do” by Rick Johnson

This book is stuffed with ideas and inspiration. Take your pick from loads of examples, advice and especially strategies that will be sure to kickstart your fatherhood. I disagreed with a couple of his suggestions, but there’s still much food for thought and action. Ten packed chapters cover many of the vital areas of fatherhood, […]