Do you remember your first rose? Was it part of a white bouquet for your First Communion? A pink wrist corsage for a school dance? Or maybe a single red rose from your fiance? I saved rose petals from...Read more
Meet Elisa, our next heroine
September is almost here, and with it, the next book in The Extraordinary Days series! THURSDAY’S CHILD: Far to Go is the story of Elisa Santiago, successful Obergrande attorney, who finds out in one explosive day that her whole life has been a lie. Elisa’s family...Read more
If you try to look it up, you’ll find that “refajo” means “slip," as in the lacy garment that peeks out from under your dress. But in Colombia, it’s a refreshing alcoholic beverage, often served at barbecues and other family gatherings. Recipe: (Makes one gallon) Pour two liters of...Read more
Ladies, start your blenders…
There's nothing like a sweet, icy cocktail on a summer afternoon. Just ask Sloane, heroine of Wednesday's Child: Full of Woe. She's been known to indulge in the perfect Peach Bellini now and again. Well ladies, it's time to rev up your afternoon with this recipe for frozen Peach Bellinis from DamnDelicious.com....Read more
The Most Romantic Time of the Year — Prom!
Prom season is upon us once again. To a teacher, the prom is a major distraction. My students are illicitly sneaking onto dress sites instead of working on their projects in the computer lab, and some of the guys are comparison shopping for...Read more