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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 […]

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New Gift Book – A Pocketful of Hope for Mothers

This new gift book is especially for you, Beautiful Readers I partnered with Tyndale House Publishers to create this special collection of personal stories, heartwarming quotes and favorite verses that will bring hope to mothers of all ages. You’ll find copies available for Pre-Order NOW in my Robin’s Nest BookShop  Release Date March 20, 2018 If […]

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Christmas Traditions

When our children were young our Christmas Eve tradition was to gather before bedtime and listen while my husband read Luke chapter 2. One year when the cousins were visiting we gave them five minutes to pick a role, find a costume and assemble in their own version of a Nativity. This picture still makes my […]

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Engaging Father Christmas Behind the Scenes

Engaging Father Christmas A Hallmark Movie What an honor it was to be on set during the filming of Engaging Father Christmas with these wonderful actors!   Finding Father Christmas broke the network record by being the #1 Most Watched and Highest Rated film for 2016. Thank YOU, dear Beautiful Readers. Your support made this […]

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A New Hallmark Movie — It’s Happening!

Hallmark is producing Engaging Father Christmas as one of their 2017 Christmas movies! This is what my desk looks like right now and it feels like a huge God-thing. The principal actors from Finding Father Christmas all signed on and I’ve been invited to go on set for three days later this month. I’ll be […]

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Spring Babies

April brought two babies into our lives. Our son and his wife welcomed this precious bundle of Sweetness – our first granddaughter! Their 3 year-old is enraptured with her and so are we. A 7-hour plane ride separates us so we’re counting the days until we can go visit. The second baby of April is […]

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Salty Kisses Presales

Presales for Salty Kisses begins March 15th! As always, I like to bless the first 100 Beautiful Readers who order from Robin’s Nest BookShop by including a signed peel and stick bookplate. Salty Kisses, Book #2 in Christy & Todd: The Baby Years kicks off with a spur of the moment visit from Katie who […]

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Come to Glenbrooke

The Glenbrooke series started with an invitation. A phone call from an editor I’d never met. Would I be interested in writing a romance novel for the Christian market? I remember how the rain was making silver polka dots on the upstairs window of the 100 year old Victorian bungalow we called home. We’d only […]

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Sandy Toes

Sandy Toes Release Day November 25th It’s almost here! Book #1 in the Christy & Todd: The Baby Years Series releases this Friday! Copies are available now at Robin’s Nest BookShop Ebook versions are available from most digital distributors. Many, many Beautiful Readers have already received their pre-ordered copies from the Robin’s Nest BookShop. Bookstores […]

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How My Book Became a Movie

Beautiful Readers      I’m still doing a happy dance over the adventure that has been unfolding as my book Finding Father Christmas has become movie. When I was on the Hallmark movie set for the filming of Finding Father Christmas I couldn’t wait to tell you all the God things that happened. I planned to […]

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