I love children's books! I. LOVE. THEM! Give me a slice of cake and a children's book and I'm in hog heaven... Wait... A slice? Who am I kidding? I laugh in the face of a SLICE of cake...And A children's book? P-L-E-A-S-E. That sort of thing is for amateurs! Remember Will Ferrell in ELF? Yeah,… Continue reading THE FRIDAY FRENZY- even though it’s a Wednesday!
It's that time of year again; apple cider, colorful foliage, pumpkin pie, jack-o-lanterns, bags of rocks..sorry Charlie Brown, it is what it is....and of course Susanna Leonard Hill's Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest! You knew I'd enter right? I just can't help myself. It's like Susanna and the cider spiced doughnuts know voodoo or something...I just… Continue reading HALLOWEEN MOUSE
What do you do when your best friend gives you a bunch of dried lavender stems? Why you make hanging sachets of course! Cute right? How do you get one you ask? Get someone to make them for ya! Only kidding! Jeez... It's almost Frrriiiddddaaaayyy!!!!! Lighten up! Okay, Sew up a few little fabric squares… Continue reading Lavender Sachet DIY
Want to know what one of my favorite things is? Well, YES cake is one of them, but.... Look at that stack! Ain't it purty? So many things to love about that great stack! I mean, have you read The Curious Garden and sat in awe at the inspiring illustrations? How about Sam & Dave… Continue reading The Queen Speaks
And then it's Spring.... It was a long, hard winter ya'll, but oh how the tides have turned.... Gardening has begun....Time to break out the hats! But what do you really need for Spring gardening? . . A Gardening Sister!
Several months ago my sister became a distributor for Young Living Essential Oils. She loved them so much, she thought her older sister needed to try some too! "Your boy has a headache you say? I've got an oil for that!" Now I've always used natural ingredients such as apple cider vinegar, 100% grape juice,… Continue reading “Hey I’ve Got An Oil For That!”
Weeeee! It's that time of year again! Time for Susanna Leonard Hill's Annual Holiday Contest! You know what that means? That's Right! You're about to read my newest manuscript! Restrictions were.... 1. It had to be a children's story.....CHECK! 2. Theme is wild weather impacts the Holidays.....CHECK! 3. Not to exceed 350 words.....CHECK! Okie Dokie… Continue reading A Holiday Story!