60% Off Print Copies of Autumn Rain Series

Wow! From Feb 6-11 ONLY, online and in Deseret Book stores, my publisher is selling Imprints and Shades of Gray, books 1 & 2 of my Autumn Rain series, for 6.99 (reg 17.99)! I can’t get them anywhere near this price, so I’m passing along the word and stocking up for presents. Since #3, Final […]

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Memories of Christmas 2011

Special memories of Christmas 2011 in no particular order . . .

Santa Present Mix-up

My eight-year-old wrote the following letter to Santa. While she waited for a response, she quite accidentally discovered a present with her name on it from Santa, the day BEFORE Christmas. Oops! Thankfully, Santa (who had brought her a camera) explained the mix-up. Dear Santa, How are you? Can you please answer the questions below? […]

Tell Me No Lies Available Now!

I’ve been working really hard to get this book up on the Kindle for my readers before Christmas, and I made it in the nick of time! This is actually NOT the final cover, as the real one isn’t quite finished, but the book has been ready for some time. Since I promised readers the […]


Blowout at the Tabernacle

It all started at Macey’s grocery store, where I’d gone to get my seventh-grader a birthday treat for his class. I had just enough time to dash into the store to choose a treat and maybe some little drinks to go along with it. My newborn had other plans.

Lisbon is here!

Lisbon’s Birth

Well, by now most everyone already knows I had my baby daughter . . .

Rachel Expecting Lisbon

Picture for Posterity

After multiple requests, I finally succumbed and had my husband take this picture of me for posterity’s sake.

Baby Lisbon update

Update #2 on Baby Lisbon

We are now very close to holding our baby in our arms. If Lisbon does not make an appearance by herself this coming weekend (26-28th), we will induce labor on August 30th.

Baby Lisbon update

Update on Baby Lisbon

I’ve decided to take baby steps. A few paragraphs on my novel here, a load of laundry there, answering an email between naps. It’s slow going.