Exciting News! 2017 Best Book Award Finalist!

          Cars, Coffee, and a Badass Ninja Toilet received its first award – Yay! I am honored to announce that Cars, Coffee, and a Badass Ninja Toilet was awarded Finalist in the “Humor” category of the 2017 Best Book Awards sponsored by American Book Fest. Press release HERE. Per the press release: Over 400 winners and finalists were announced in over 90 categories. Jeffrey Keen, President and CEO of American Book Fest said this

Our Disney World Vacation

After returning home on Sunday from Destin, Fl for our daughter’s wedding, we were only home five nights before we left on our planned vacation. When Hubby got home from work on Friday evening, we began our drive to Orlando, FL to visit Disney World for a week. We drove for three hours, then stopped at a McDonalds to grab a bite to eat. They had a cool ordering machine. Check it out! Three hours

Flying Toward Hurricane Irma

September was a crazy month for our family. On Saturday, September 2nd, my husband and I drove five hours to North Carolina to attend our son and his new wife’s reception. It was in a brewery, which was totally awesome! We met a lot of great people, had a ton of fun and experienced something new. We stayed for five hours, then drove back home. My husband had been working seven days a week and

Badass Merchandise

This post is dedicated to some badass stuff I found on Amazon and a few other places. Great gifts for yourself or another badass person that you know. Any one of these would be the perfect companion to my new book Cars, Coffee, and a Badass Ninja Toilet. Badass Boss Lady Mug Because some people need to know who’s in charge! Freakin’ Baddass Mug Those same people need to know that you ARE a freakin’

My “IF” Wish List

It’s that time again! I do character association with all of my books and this time I’m doing it for Coffee, and a Badass Ninja Toilet. Yay! Which celebrities do I think would best play the roles of the main characters in my new book? I’m not saying other celebrities couldn’t do a great job, but these are just a few I see in my mind. For the main character, I see Melissa McCarthy playing the

Solar Eclipse Day

2017 Solar Eclipse day had finally arrived and I was ready for it. I had my snazzy solar eclipse nasa approved glasses, which made me look super cute. It was a hot 93 degrees, my hair was pulled back into a ponytail and I wasn’t wearing any makeup. I really should’ve floated in the pool to watch that amazing event. The last one I saw was in 1979, when I lived in Illinois. I was