Day 4 of the 12 Days of Cherries Giveaway: An E-Book!

Cherries in Winter

I'm still celebrating the 3rd anniversary of the release of Cherries in Winter - by giving away gifts! Today's present: the e-book version of Cherries :) All you have to do to win is be the first person to leave a comment on my blog. When you do, please specify your e-reading device: Kindle, … [Read more...]

Day 3 of the 12 Days of Cherries: Softcover Giveaway!

Cherries in Winter softcover

More gifts! More gifts! Today's gift giveaway: the softcover version of Cherries in Winter, with added chapters and recipes. Sweet! First person to leave a comment on the blog is the winner! xx, S     Rules: Void where prohibited. You must be at least 18 years old to enter, … [Read more...]

Day 1 of the 12 Days of Cherries Giveaway!!

Cherries in Winter

The 3rd anniversary of Cherries in Winter continues - and what better way to celebrate an anniversary in December than with holiday gifts? Starting today, I'll be giving away 12 copies of Cherries in Winter - one of them on a Kindle! Here's how the contest works: * Starting today and over the … [Read more...]

Special Mother’s Day Offer!

Around the time of my last book signing, Cherries readers in other states asked if they could get autographed copies shipped to them to give as gifts. Well, the answer to that is now yes, you can! This year, Mother's Day is May 8. I'm doing a special promotion from now until April 25, 2011--buy a … [Read more...]

Every Day Is Mother’s Day

Mom and me. Back then, I thought every day was Mother's Day. And I still do.

When I was little, coming up with a Mother's Day gift was easy. All I had to do was paste some macaroni in the shape of a heart to a piece of pink construction paper, scrawl a brief but meaningful message in crayon ("i love you mommy"), and my mother would be thrilled. As I got older, around the … [Read more...]