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What I Do When It’s Cold!  

So it’s definitely cold outside. February in Illinois tends to get that way. Guess what I do when the temperature dips below freezing. (And, BTW, it’s definitely more than just one.)   Complain bitterly as I push the thermostat into the 80s. Plan a vacation to anyplace with a sundrenched beach.Here’s one from my December trip to Maui. Isn’t it beautiful?  Force my cat to sleep on my lap.     Take pictures of the weather and tweet about it. Explore hot drinks, including hot toddies, hot chocolate, and hot tea. (Hot coffee goes without saying. It’s the only way I open my eyes in the morning.) Snowball fight! Barely notice. I’m a writer. I sit inside and write. Who cares what’s happening outside? Scream as my cat burrows her cold, wet nose beneath my clothes to press it against my belly. Have fun with weird thermal leggings. Answer: 4, […]

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Words of Wisdom

My blog tour continues at Words of Wisdom from the Scarf Princess on Saturday, Dec. 12. See what I have to say and share your own thoughts with me here. Looking forward to hearing from you! It’s out now: ONE ROGUE AT A TIME, my latest historical romance. Fill your holidays with love and intrigue. Read it now!      

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Guess what I did for Halloween? Turned off all the lights in the house, didn’t answer the door, then ate all the candy myself. Forgot all about it, went out to dinner, and came home to eggs splattered on my front door. Forgot all about it and stared stupidly at the miniature Capt. America, witch, and ghost when they asked for candy. They got the new pair of socks I’d just bought and some catalogs. Put together my Christmas List Answer: None of the above.  I had planned to put together my Christmas List, but I was too busy eating the candy myself. Fortunately, there were lots of little kids who helped me out. Guess what’s exciting that’s going on now! New Website!  Yup – check out  and the $200 contest giveaway! Also look for the Easter egg which as of this moment, I still haven’t found. New book release!  Seducing the