Where have all the missing socks gone?

Ever wonder where your socks disappear to after you know for a fact you put them in the wash or even in your drawer? Somehow they leave home and sometimes after a few hours even days they magically appear. Ever wonder what they’ve been up to while they’ve been gone? A well-crafted, vibrantly colorful illustrated series of books, created by Michael John Sullivan with captivating, fun and … Continue reading Where have all the missing socks gone?

What do Wishes, a Comedy of Errors, Recipes & Winning the Lottery have in common?

ANSWER: They can all be found in my newly released book: WISHES, STITCHES & DISHES . A BUNDLE with something for everyone. Now available on Amazon.   What’s inside the bundle? What about the lottery, you ask? I’ll get to that further down. 🙂 First, it’s my pleasure to introduce you to Pippy, Angel & Matt (excerpts) plus a sample recipe from the dishes section. *** PIPPY’S WISH A tween angel-in-training … Continue reading What do Wishes, a Comedy of Errors, Recipes & Winning the Lottery have in common?

First Crushes…we all remember those.

I am excited and pleased to welcome the award winning novelist Kai Strand. Kair writes children, middle grade and young adult novels and short stories.  She’s hear today to talk about first crushes and her book, BEWARE OF THE WHITE, plus enter to win a prize package. Beware of the White by Kai Strand I had my first crush in second grade. His name was Scott and to be sure he … Continue reading First Crushes…we all remember those.

Pippy’s Pizza Cupcakes

Aside from perfecting my deep meditation and concentration during yoga, and besides dancing with my dog and singing into my hairbrush, and writing contemporary romances, I also write children’s stories (PIPPY’S WISH available in E-book Format and Paperback) under the pen name, Maddie Ryan.  Below is one of Pippy’s favorite recipes, Pizza Cupcakes. Blurb: Angel-in-Training Pippy is quirky, mischievous, lovable and enchanting. She can’t wait to … Continue reading Pippy’s Pizza Cupcakes

Tangerine Angel Cupcakes with Sweet Cloud Frosting

To celebrate the release of my alter ego’s (Maddie Ryan) children’s novel, Pippy’s Wish, this Tasty Tuesday I am sharing one of the recipes included at the end of Pippy’s Book. For more of Pippy’s favorite recipes, check out the book on Amazon.

Tangerine Angel Cupcakes with Sweet Cloud Frosting

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The Postman, the Zookeeper and a Diamond Pig

During the summer, I facilitated creative writing workshops for children ages 4 to 10 years of age, teaching them how to brainstorm as a group and write stories, giving them free reign on their imagination. There is nothing more endearing than listening to youngsters brainstorm a story.

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