Where I Teach

Where I Teach

For the last two years, I’ve had the honor of being an instructor at The Author Conservatory — a place for young writers to learn and grow in the craft of fiction. Learn more about the three-year program, here! 
Taking Time to Fill Our Cups

Taking Time to Fill Our Cups

What do you do to refresh? As a single, working mom & writer, I look for little moments to fill my cup — time that brings rest and refreshment. And with a new hobby in the mix, it keeps things interesting! Today, it’s a rainy day vlog with a few fun...
How to Be Encouraged & Encourage Others!

How to Be Encouraged & Encourage Others!

In the coming days, I have some exciting book news to share — including a cover reveal and all the details about my first ever non-fiction workbook! Stay tuned and in the meantime, here are some fun updates. First is that The Gold in These Hills is $1.99 on...
A Single Mom in need of Encouragement?

A Single Mom in need of Encouragement?

With each of these videos, my heart is to bring joy, encouragement or fresh inspiration to women. This month, I’ve posted an all new Youtube series including a message of hope for single moms (like me!), a few thoughts on taking a social media break, and a fun...
Keepsake Bookmark Giveaway

Keepsake Bookmark Giveaway

Almost a year ago, I stumbled upon a hymn called “Lead Kindly Light” and it was the perfect song to weave into “The Gold in These Hills.” It has a special place in my heart, and a special moment near the end of the novel. One that I hope brings courage and hope to...
Thrift Store Christmas Presents

Thrift Store Christmas Presents

This year our family is doing something different for Christmas! As a single mom, and like many families who have experienced either a cut in work hours, or even lost jobs, we’ve had to be extra careful during these 2020 challenges. So, I talked to my kids about many...
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