Should You Write a Fancy Outline for Your Novel?

SHOULD YOU WRITE A FANCY OUTLINE FOR YOUR NOVEL? By Jean M. Cogdell. Maybe – Maybe not. It’s your book, you make the rules. Different strokes for different folks. Me, I’m trying to be more organized in my writing this year. Only time will te… View Original Post: Should You Write a Fancy Outline for Your Novel? Continue reading Should You Write a Fancy Outline for Your Novel?

Triple Chocolate Eggless Pudding

RICH TRIPLE CHOCOLATE EGGLESS PUDDING WITH WHIPPED CREAM! Both my husband and my mother, who lives with us, are allergic to eggs, so I like to look for ways to make treats for them without using eggs. They both love chocolate and so do I, and that makes this rich creamy smooth chocolaty dessert the perfect solution. REAL TRIPLE CHOCOLATE INGREDIENTS In a saucepan over medium heat, add … Continue reading Triple Chocolate Eggless Pudding

The Gorgeous Northern Oregon Coast

MY HOMETOWN ON THE COAST IN THE BEAUTIFUL PACIFIC NORTHWEST! This spectacular photo was taken by my sister-in-law Nina near my hometown on the Northern Oregon Coast. I’ve been working non-stop for over a year now and today I decided to stop and take a deep breath. Please enjoy these images of the beach near where I grew up. The Peter Iredale is a ship that ran aground … Continue reading The Gorgeous Northern Oregon Coast

Apricot Jam and Banana Oatmeal Muffins With Chopped Pecans

COMFORTING AND FLAVORFUL APRICOT AND BANANA OATMEAL MUFFINS WITH CHOPPED PECANS! The apricot jam I keep as a staple in my pantry is full of flavor and is low in sugar, and makes the ideal topping for these comforting nutritious oatmeal muffins. They can be enjoyed for breakfast or a quick snack anytime for a boost of energy. I always love a good muffin and these are filled with wholesome ingredients, including the … Continue reading Apricot Jam and Banana Oatmeal Muffins With Chopped Pecans

Sweet Dark Cherry and Banana Smoothie for Two

NUTRITIOUS SWEET DARK CHERRY AND BANANA SMOOTHIE FOR TWO! A smoothie is a thick beverage made from blended raw fruits and vegetables and is a quick and easy way to get more healthy foods into your diet. This sweet dark cherry, banana, yogurt and vanilla version is rich and it seems more like a milk shake than a wholesome drink. I’ve loved cherries for as long as I can remember … Continue reading Sweet Dark Cherry and Banana Smoothie for Two

Goodreads Author Program is a Great Way to Promote Your Books

USE GOODREADS AUTHOR PROGRAM TO PROMOTE YOUR BOOKS! Goodreads Giveaway from now until February 25th. Sign In or Sign Up for a chance to win 1 of 3 signed copies of “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation” at Goodreads. Click HERE for more Goodreads Author Program Info. HERE’S WHERE TO FIND “HEART SEASONS”: AMAZON BOOKS AMAZON KINDLE eBOOK CREATESPACE eSTORE Find out what “HEART SEASONS” is all about. Continue reading Goodreads Author Program is a Great Way to Promote Your Books

Heartfelt Reviews for “Heart Seasons”

HEARTFELT REVIEWS FOR “HEART SEASONS!” Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation by Dianna Donnely is written after the author faced a medical crisis, and it encapsulates the different periods of the author’s life. She has made it interesting and colorful by giving the sessions in the book the colors of the rainbow. The seven bands she has used symbolize the opening of her heart to God’s … Continue reading Heartfelt Reviews for “Heart Seasons”

Dried Plums, Walnuts and Maple Syrup Refrigerator Oatmeal

SUPER HEALTHY DRIED PLUMS, WALNUTS AND MAPLE SYRUP REFRIGERATOR OATMEAL! One of my favorite ways to prepare oatmeal now is this simple and convenient “Refrigerator or Overnight” version. I just recently discovered this style and it’s amazing. No more waiting 20 minutes while my morning breakfast cooks. The flavor combinations are endless and it’s ready when I am! You can eat it warm or cold, but I thoroughly enjoy it cold. This particular … Continue reading Dried Plums, Walnuts and Maple Syrup Refrigerator Oatmeal

Winter Season Cranberry and Pecan Trail Mix

WINTER SEASON CRANBERRY, PECAN AND PUMPKIN PIE SPICE TRAIL MIX! Trail mix can be a tasty satisfying snack and good for you if the ingredients are selected carefully. My simple standard recipe is 1 part Seeds, 1 part Nuts, 1 part Grains, 1 part Dried Fruit and 1 part something fun, just make sure the something fun is not too sugary. Dark chocolate works for me since it’s … Continue reading Winter Season Cranberry and Pecan Trail Mix

DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden

DIY: A HEAL-ANYTHING, INDOOR HERBAL TEA GARDEN! Written by: Kristen Duever. What could be better than curling up with a nice hot cup of herbal tea when the weather turns brisk? I’ll tell you what – curling up with a nice hot cup of tea that you cultivated… View Original Post: DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden Continue reading DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden