a new year…a new song!

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I’m very thankful for new years, new circumstances, new opportunities. The last two New Years my ‘words’ for 2013 and 2104 have been ‘focus’ and ‘joy.’  This year my word or words are ‘a new song.’  I’d love to hear yours!  

Merry Christmas to you

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So thankful to celebrate another Christmas with treasured readers here. I pray your holidays are blessed and you come away with a renewed sense of His peace and care for you amidst the busyness of the season. See you in the new year! 2 Corinthians 9:15

Christmas cards

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The Friendly One Robert Duncan I sent out a few of these Christmas cards this year. The scene reminds me of my childhood, my love of dolls and sleds and snow ~ and nature. I found myself wishing I could mail a card to each of you. All my readers. Please know I am praying for you this Christmas season, …

oh Christmas tree

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I wish we could put up some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month. ~Harlan Miller

Baking bliss

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I’m deep into baking bliss with sugar cookies, chocolate mice, and such here at home. I’ve gotten out my granny’s vintage cookie cutters and tied my apron on. My motto tends to be ‘a little extra butter makes everything better’ but lately am having to loosen my apron strings! For those of you who’ve asked for my sugar cookie recipe …

Dressing a new heroine

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We’re already gearing up for that next novel! Recently my publisher sent me a portfolio of gowns to choose from for my next book cover. The dresses above aren’t the ones I was sent (no spoilers for you!) but are from Pinterest. It’s not difficult to bid farewell to those big hoop skirts Wren was wearing in 1850 and leap …