Sage: 46 Things To Do With Fresh Sage

Our sage bush is flourishing. I love cooking with fresh herbs and filling our freezer with garden fresh produce for the coming winter months. Sage is a wonderful addition to any herb garden for many reasons. Tonight we are having Sage Butter Biscuits, Sauteed Carrots, and Buttermilk Herb Chicken with fresh sage from the garden. These […]

Overcoming Writer’s Block -12 Tips to Make Today Count

I’ve taken the jump into full-time freelance writing and social media management. Writer’s block is detrimental to my productivity. Time spent staring at the keyboard when I am paid by word hits the pocket book hard. Writer’s block is a normal frustration for any writer. Whether you are a student struggling with an assignment, a […]

12 Tips to Overcome Writer's Block

Mint – 7 Recipes & its Healing Properties

Mint is a hearty plant, growing in difficult climates and spreading quickly. This common plant has been used throughout history for various medical treatments. The desert climate of El Paso, TX can be harsh on plants, especially mid-summer. Our lavender and dill did not survive the heat, but our mint has thrived. In fact, we […]

Mint recipes and healing properties

Cynthia Ruchti’s ‘A Fragile Hope’ Giveaway

Litfuse Publicity and Abingdon Press sent me a copy of Cynthia Ruchti’s latest book, A Fragile Hope, in exchange for my honest opinion.  If you have followed this blog for any amount of time, by now you know I love everything Ruchti writes. A Fragile Hope did not disappoint. As always her character development is […]

Lisa Lloyd’s ‘Chasing Famous’ Prize Pack Giveaway

Chasing Famous is about Lisa Lloyd’s personal struggle with the limelight. I’ve never been one for performing, but my son loves the stage. His quiet presence in a crowd transforms and I see him come alive as he acts out stories, helps with the stage crew, or become the characters he loves. The opportunity to […]