Tag Archive | gardening fiction

Your Child’s Favorite Next Book, Book Giveaway and Blog Hop

Okay, I’m going to admit something an author should probably never admit: As a child, I didn’t like to read. It’s not that I had problems decoding—I just would rather have been doing something else. Like playing ball outside, or watching TV. I was one of those people (cringe), who used to say, “I’ll watch […]

Seed Savers: Heirloom, Sneak Peek

  Excerpt from Heirloom, book three in Seed Savers Series Clare didn’t know how she could stay indoors on a day like today—sixty-five degrees, sunny and warm. And yet she couldn’t think of anything more to do outside. After she got home from school, she let the chickens wander while she pulled weeds from Marissa’s […]

Garden Talk

On Saturday I spent six hours sitting behind a table advertising myself as an author. It was Earth Day at the Oregon Garden, and since my book is about seeds, gardens, and knowing what food is and where it comes from, I thought it was an appropriate venue. Here’s the funny part: many people didn’t […]

It’s a Party!

  It’s a party! This week I am celebrating the one year anniversary of Seed Savers: Treasure, and Earth Day. Not only are there balloons, but for FIVE DAYS, you can download the e-book for FREE. All you need is a Kindle or a Kindle app. So if you’ve thought about reading Seed Savers and […]

The Zombie Apocalypse and Other Things You Should Be Worried About

There’s this thing I’ve been doing a lot lately (no doubt to the annoyance of my family) where in reference to, say, junk in the basement or garage–old bikes, backpacks, canned food (I know, gross, right?)–instead of getting rid of it I say, “Oh well, it’ll come in handy in case of a zombie apocalypse.” […]

Book Update Seed Savers

Although book 2, Lily, was scheduled for release in August, due to the fact that the covers for the series are getting a makeover, there will be a slight delay in its release.  I’m very excited about the new covers, but it is a busy time of year and I’m not sure when they will […]

Sorry, No Gardens Allowed

What if you thought strawberry was just the flavor of your favorite candy?  What if that’s all it was? If you plug Senate Bill S510, the Food Safety Modernization Act, into any search engine, you get a whole lot of people up in arms about the government not allowing people to home garden or save […]