Christy Miller in Brio Magazine

Archives for the Category: Blog Post

Christy Miller in Brio Magazine

A new short story about Christy Miller appears in Brio’s April/May Issue Christy’s Promise The short story, “Christy’s Promise” takes place right before Christy leaves Wisconsin to spend the summer in California with Uncle Bob and Aunt Marti. I think you’re going to love going back in time and reading what happened before the opening […]

Pinterest
 

Working Your Side Hustle While Raising Your Kids

Are You a Young Mom Building a Career at Home? It really is possible to do it all!   Pace yourself.   Stay courageous. As promised on my RobinGunn Instagram, here are my notes from the talk I gave at Maui MOPS on January 18, 2019.  Many of you know that I’ve been a published author for […]

Pinterest
 

Christy Miller Shop

Big News! You know how you can tell when God is prompting you to make strategic changes? I listened to that prompting and closed my BookShop.RobinGunn.com so I could launch the new Christy Miller Shop I listened to you, Beautiful Readers. You made it clear that you come to my shop for new releases and because […]

Pinterest
 

4 Survival Tips for Young Moms at Christmas

When my daughter-in-law sent me this picture and wrote, “It was worth a try” I smiled. Every young mom has moments like this at Christmas when their reality Here’s what I’ve learned, dear young mamas. This is what really matters at Christmas. Take delight along with your children in all the twinkling silliness of the […]

Pinterest
 

Christmas 2018

Last week our daughter asked their toddler, “Why is your helicopter at the nativity?” His answer? “To take the baby to the hospital.” This was his 3 year-old reality because in October his infant brother was taken on a life flight to LA Children’s Hospital for heart surgery. In his little world, stories of newborns […]

Pinterest
 

Marrying Father Christmas

Marrying Father Christmas Airs November 4, 2018 Hallmark Movies & Mystery Channel “Marrying Father Christmas” is the third movie based on the characters in my Father Christmas novels. Erin Krakow, Niall Matter and Wendie Malick will warm your heart in this sweet love story. It was an honor getting to be on set with this talented […]

Pinterest
 

Love That Lasts Podcast with Alyssa Bethke

Do you listen to the Love That Lasts Podcast with Jefferson and Alyssa Bethke? Alyssa and I met 8 years ago and snapped this photo. She grew up reading the Christy Miller books and recognized me. It felt so random at the time.   We never dreamed we’d stay connected, share many deep conversations, write a […]

Pinterest
 

Christy Miller’s Birthday Month

Did you know that it took me 2 years to write the first Christy Miller novel and it was rejected by 10 publishers?  It would have made sense to give up. But at just the right time, with just the right publisher Summer Promise went into print and released on July 5, 1988. That first book led to a […]

Pinterest
 

Happenings For You

  4 Happenings For You 1. Writers!   Is it time to get serious about your writing? Join me at the Oregon Christian Writer’s Conference August 20-23, 2018 in Portland, Oregon. Kim Meeder and I will be the Keynote Speakers. I hope to see you there! Click here 2. Gift Idea for Mother’s Day A Pocketful […]

Pinterest
 

Springtime Dreams

I once heard my grandmother say, “Every spring God says to His creation, ‘Okay. One more time.’” That memory keeps falling on me like pink blossoms as I head out this week to be on set for the filming of the third Hallmark movie based on my Father Christmas novels. The third movie! In a […]

Pinterest