New Year, New Book

What better way to start the new year than with a new, inspirational, entertaining book?   Jenny of the Lookout, a World War 1-era novel. Cherished Romances #10. Published 1-1-22 “Love Signals from the Mountaintops” After four heartsick years away at school, Jennifer Ashley is going home to Three Rivers, Washington. No more noisy streetsContinue reading “New Year, New Book”

Snowbound in . . . Auburn WA?

Friday, December 31, 2021. Shades of my childhood and growing up years! Little did I suspect what waited in the darkness when I went to bed Christmas night after happy times with my family on Christmas Eve, and lunch with a dear friend on Christmas afternoon. Surprise, surprise. Old Man Winter dropped temperature to 20Continue reading “Snowbound in . . . Auburn WA?”

It’s a Wonderful Life

Making a Difference The classic Christmas movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life” continues to delight viewers with a powerful, and important message. Each of our lives touches a multitude of others. In the depths of despair and feeling there is no way out, George Bailey [James Stewart] is shown what would have happened if he hadContinue reading “It’s a Wonderful Life”

One Unforgettable Christmas

A mantel plaque from my niece, Julie, inspired the following. “A Christmas Fantasy” Once upon a time, in a neighborhood not far from a small city, joy reigned. “Surely,” the residents told one another on Christmas Eve afternoon, “This year’s decorations have never been more appealing.” They spoke well. Each home honored the season accordingContinue reading “One Unforgettable Christmas”