Happy 4th of July! *Giveaway*

Happy 4th of July! *Giveaway*

It’s the 4th of July and we’re celebrating Independence Day here in the US. I’ll be spending the day with family, friends and neighbors at our annual 4th of July parade and picnic, complete with bouncy houses, vendors, entertainment and food. Then, we’ll head home and BBQ and have a few cocktails. Yes, that’s right. […]

Well That’s Embarrassing – Giveaway


  DOH!   Yikes! I zapped my post! I have no idea what I did or where it went but it’s gone While I try to figure it out, here’s a quickie giveaway. You know, so you don’t think about what a dunce I am. Comment and tell me what you’re doing today and how […]

My 2014 Resolutions: Three Month Update


In January I posted my 2014 resolutions. This year instead of making grand resolutions, I decided to make three month goals, then check in and see where I go from there. Here is my update: Read more books: Hasn’t happened yet. It’s still a goal/desire/must-do because I love reading. But life thrown us a few curveballs […]

Jen Talks Coastal Magic Convention plus *Giveaway*

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This was my first experience at a “real” book conference meaning one that lasts several days and has panels plus meet/greets.  Jennifer from Books Make Me Happy is the driving force behind the convention and she kindly let me volunteer to help. On Thursday, I arrived around noon to help stuff registration bags.  While I […]

Angela Goes to Bikers, Babes and Books! There is Swag! *Giveaway*


Just by chance I caught the Bikers, Babes and Books author signing on a Kit Rocha newsletter. I was all heck yeah! Sign me up! Not a big event, but it was at a Harley Davidson dealership in town and there were a few authors who I really wanted to meet so I got tickets […]

Getting To Know Amy: Does She Do Pitbull AND Gandy?

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It’s Amy’s turn!! So Amy… You’re sexy, single, and southern. You like good food, traveling and music. Tell us something we don’t about you and don’t hold back. We’d love to know about the rumors about the time, with the thing and those guys that do that special trick and the jail time. Tell us […]

Sophia’s 2014 Resolutions


  Sometimes I make resolutions, sometimes I don’t. Since I’m a list keeper you’d think it would be a no-brainer for me but like many people maybe I’m just not cool with not meeting my goals so I don’t make them. Sometimes I just become overwhelmed by my list because I tend to make grand […]

Getting To Know Samantha – Find Out How She Saves Her Book Boyfriend!

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Samantha’s turn! Getting To Know Samantha   I want to be you when I grow up. You are super organized, you always have a list, you take awesome pictures. Also, Samanthacycles. She really does. Tell us something about you we don’t know yet. I’m super into home improvement/DIY. I can lay tile, install baseboards, and […]

What Landed You On The Naughty List In 2013 – Confess!


I know FV readers are naughty by nature. You are. Don’t try to deny it. It’s time to fess up. There’s still time before Santa gets here to make up for your naughty ways and the first step is coming clean. I only did one naughty thing this year so I’ll start. What? Only one […]

Getting To Know Jen – Blonde and Socially Awkward

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This time it’s Jen’s turn. Go Jen! Getting To Know Jen First, tell us about yourself. Not the wife, mom, career stuff. Tell us something we don’t already know from your bio. Like about that time you made out with Adam Lavine in an airplane bathroom. Spill the beans Jen. Hi, I am Jen.  I […]