Hey Good Lookin’, Whatcha Got Cookin’ by Cher’ley

   This Blog  by Cher'ley Grogg Food is an important part of our lives and we all have favorite recipes we have been raised with. There were 5 kids and two adults in our family and often we children would bring in visitors and Mom would always say, “Stay to eat. We’ll throw another potato in … Continue reading Hey Good Lookin’, Whatcha Got Cookin’ by Cher’ley


Celebrating Moms, Celebrating Women

This post by Gayle M. Irwin During my presentation and book reading last Saturday at the Natrona County Library, they sat next to young children or held babies in their arms. On the drive a few short hours later to a different community’s bookstore, one sat in the back seat of my vehicle next to … Continue reading Celebrating Moms, Celebrating Women

No Old Fool or April Fool

This post by Gayle M. Irwin Today is April Fools’ Day, also known as All Fools’ Day, a time for playing pranks and practical jokes. Although it’s origin is unknown, according to the folks at Discovery News, various cultures have celebrated such antics for centuries, including the ancient Roman festival known as Hilaria. My family … Continue reading No Old Fool or April Fool

Happy Mother’s Day! – Have a cupcake

Today we're off to visit my mom for Mother's Day. As of Friday neither her nor my sister had decided  what they wanted for dinner on their special day. But I can tell you what they're getting for desert! We are a family that loves sweets. My mom is a baker. Some of my best … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day! – Have a cupcake

Squirrel Stew Anyone?

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction They say write what you know. I agree with that in some ways but I always believe it’s necessary to stretch your wings and try things that are new. In my second book of the Inzared series, Inzared The Fortune Teller, life was very different from today. My … Continue reading Squirrel Stew Anyone?

Merry Christmas 2013

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction It’s here.  Christmas Day, the day we have been planning for all year.  Gifts are open and it’s nearly time for Christmas Dinner.  Can’t you smell the spicy aroma of ham cooking in the oven with pineapples pierced with cloves and basted with brown sugar and pineapple … Continue reading Merry Christmas 2013

It’s The Alligator’s Christmas

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction I’m looking out my window as I write and it’s a winter wonderland outside.  The sun is shining (even though it’s 13 degrees) and the trees are wearing their winter coats of snow.  We've shoveled the driveway four times in the last week but don't mind.  It’s … Continue reading It’s The Alligator’s Christmas

Words and Worlds by Erin Farwell

  I started reading at such a young age that I don’t remember learning to do so. Ever since letters had meaning and formed into words that made sense, books have owned a place in my soul. Mysteries captured my imagination, the action, suspense, danger, and drama were both real and safe, a perfect haven … Continue reading Words and Worlds by Erin Farwell

The Best Birthday Ever

This post by L.Leander What does your birthday mean to you? Is it a special day or just a normal day? Do you like lots of presents, cards and cake or do you prefer to keep it low-key? Each of us has our own way of wanting to celebrate our special day and I’m going … Continue reading The Best Birthday Ever

Life with Tractors

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction The year I turned thirteen we moved to a farm. Granted, it was only a hobby farm, but it was forty acres with a stream that meandered through graceful hardwoods where wildflowers bloomed in the spring and the autumn leaves were breathtaking in the fall. The property … Continue reading Life with Tractors