My Favorite Wine and Enjoying First Frost

I recently had the opportunity to travel to the Cayman Islands for work.  It was my first time in the Caribbean! I was working at the Cayman Cookout event, a food and wine festival that attracts some of the best chefs and wine makers in the world.  371 more words


Sarah Addison Allen’s First Frost

Here we are, back with the Waverly family and their enchanted lives!

The story continues from Garden Spells to First Frost as members of the Waverly clan, albeit a few years older with new additions, anticipate their first frost of the season in their Southern home. 152 more words



I had a really nice last day. The girls totally surprised me with snacks, a cake and the best card that you could imagine! There were a few people that made me tear up but I was able to compose myself somewhat. 185 more words


One door closes and another one opens...

Today is a very bittersweet day for me. Musa Publishing will be closing their doors today. I am eternally grateful for everything they have done for me over the past 3 1/2 years. 237 more words

First Frost

A Touch of Magic in the Everyday

I have apparently in all the years I’ve been doing book reviews never reviewed one of my favorite authors. This is a gross mistake in my opinion because she is usually one of the first authors I recommend to people. 571 more words


Read With Me Sunday: First Frost

This week’s book is First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen. It is a very new release, being the second in the Waverley Family series following… 755 more words


First Frost review

Goodreads: It’s October in Bascom, North Carolina, and autumn will not go quietly. As temperatures drop and leaves begin to turn, the Waverley women are made restless by the whims of their mischievous apple tree… and all the magic that swirls around it. 385 more words

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