World Autism Awareness Day 2017

World Autism Awareness Month/Day is once again upon us and it's time to remind those out there that Autism now effects 1 in 60 children worldwide! That means you probably know at least one person with Autism or someone who has an autistic child. We also need to keep in mind that it isn't just … Continue reading World Autism Awareness Day 2017

Boring, Not Boring

I was thinking this morning, "What does one blog about when they have nothing going on?" Then it hit me, "That!" So here is my boring blog post.... I guess I should clarify that my life isn't actually boring. My day to day is pretty much a snooze fest compared to those with toddlers, or … Continue reading Boring, Not Boring

Closing the Baby Factory

I am a proud mom to two beautiful girls who are now 15 and 14 years old. I was a young mom at the ripe age of 19 (almost 20) when I gave birth to my first little princess. My beloved mini me came just 13 months after that. I've always considered myself a blessed … Continue reading Closing the Baby Factory

Typical White Girl?

What exactly is this? Just because I love Starbucks, Lularoe Leggings, Michael Kors bags, taking selfies, love shopping, and drive a nice car I'm automatically labeled as a typical white girl? Is that supposed to be an insult or a compliment? Yes, I'm a girl and yes I'm white. Duh. But why is this a … Continue reading Typical White Girl?

Book Snob or Just Picky?

I have a lot of fellow authors and readers on my Facebook and recently I was scrolling along seeing post after post about new releases, great reviews, pre-orders available, etc. I catch myself going along thinking in my head..."That looks good!" "Paranormal...Pass" "Love that cover" "YA, eh not my thing." And so on and so … Continue reading Book Snob or Just Picky?

The Girl on the Train ~ Movie Review

***SPOILER ALERT FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NOT READ THE BOOK OR SEEN THE MOVIE*** Let me start by saying I only heard about this book because I heard about the movie two months before it's premiere. I looked it up and was intrigued so I decided to read it before seeing the movie. I finished … Continue reading The Girl on the Train ~ Movie Review

My Vicious Writing Cycle

It always starts the same way, "That is the best story idea I've ever had! I must write this down!" A quick scribble note in my phone at a red light is where the 'magic' usually happens then it's just a long, slow, spiral down the rabbit hole from there. Days later after I ponder … Continue reading My Vicious Writing Cycle