‘A Wedding in December’ by Sarah Morgan

A Wedding in December by Sarah MorganLength: 384 pagesAcquired through NetGalleyPublisher: Harlequin (HQN) BooksGenre: Contemporary RomanceRelease Date: October 31, 2019 Synopsis: In the snowy perfection of Aspen, the White family gathers for youngest daughter Rosie’s whirlwind Christmas wedding. First to arrive are the bride’s parents, Maggie and Nick. Their daughter’s marriage is a milestone theyContinue reading “‘A Wedding in December’ by Sarah Morgan”

Blogmas Day 25: Merry Christmas!

I hope everyone is having a wonderful Christmas! Today marks the joyous occasion of Jesus’s arrival. Many people gather to worship the birth of Jesus through song and prayer. Christmas Day also brings family and loved ones together as they share gifts, laughter, and precious memories. However you spend this day, I hope it’s anContinue reading “Blogmas Day 25: Merry Christmas!”

Blogmas Day 23: Cape May Fun

Andy and I enjoyed a lovely trip to Cape May this past Saturday! Cape May is so festive during this time of year. We ventured down Congress Hall and checked out the enormous tree! We also headed down to Cape May Brewing Company and relaxed with some drinks. I made sure to bring my Christmas/WinterContinue reading “Blogmas Day 23: Cape May Fun”

Blogmas Day 16: Favorite Drinks During the Holidays

In this post I will write about my favorite drinks during the holiday season! During this time anything with hints of Winter hits the spot. I’m only posting my non-alcoholic favorites in this post. I will share favorite alcoholic drinks in another entry! Here are some of my faves: —Gingerbread Latte —Chestnut Praline Latte —AppleContinue reading “Blogmas Day 16: Favorite Drinks During the Holidays”

Blogmas Day 6: A Special Christmas Memory

One of my favorite Christmas memories has to be my family gathering during the holidays. Nothing made me happier than meeting with my grandparents and cousins during Thanksgiving and Christmas. Here is a photo of me and my cousins Phillip and Brittany during a Christmas gathering in 2010. I was very close with Phillip andContinue reading “Blogmas Day 6: A Special Christmas Memory”

Time With Family Is So Valuable

This post is a Six Word Saturday contribution. Please check out Debbie’s source post here. Thanksgiving is coming around the corner! My husband and I spend Thanksgiving with both families. During the day we spend time with Andy’s family, and the evening is spent with my loved ones. Since my grandfather is enduring some healthContinue reading “Time With Family Is So Valuable”

Books I Discovered Through iaPOETRY

     My passion for writing and poetry stems from my years in training as a Poetry Therapy Practitioner in iaPOETRY, based in New York City. iaPOETRY (International Academy for Poetry Therapy) is a strong and supportive network of teachers and clinicians founded by Lila Weisberger (now headed by Jill Teague and Geraldine Campbell). I trainedContinue reading “Books I Discovered Through iaPOETRY”

Memories of Mom, Ten Years Later

My mother passed away from heart failure 10 years ago, on the 22nd. I still remember that day like it happened yesterday. It was a Sunday, and I was living in Throggs Neck, NY, ready to run and do errands. My phone rang and saw it was my uncle. I loved catching up with myContinue reading “Memories of Mom, Ten Years Later”

March 10, 2019: The 1st Book Series I Read

The first book series I got addicted to was the ‘Sweet Valley Twins’ series. I was in 4th grade, and I loved ordering from the Scholastic Book clubs that my grade school offered. Every month during the school year, my mom allowed me to order many stories from the Scholastic forms, and I would enjoyContinue reading “March 10, 2019: The 1st Book Series I Read”

Blogmas Day 3: A Recent Christmas Memory

There are many memories from past Christmas seasons that stand out in a positive note. One of these moments took place about a few years ago, back in 2012. I was living in New York at the time, and my aunt invited me to come over to spend Christmas in Paterson. Since I was veryContinue reading “Blogmas Day 3: A Recent Christmas Memory”