Pearl Girls!

Susan Books, Good Stuff, Thoughts on God

I'd like to share about a special project that I was asked to be a part of earlier this year – The Pearl Girls.

Like the oyster, we go about our everyday lives until the unexpected happens. Yet God's grace covers our pain and transforms it into a beautiful pearl.

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Happy Gift Idea!

Susan Books, Good Stuff

Give the gift of Bookstores, Coffee and Romance! 

Small town life, a woman with a dream, a drifter with a secret…Happily Ever After, my first book, will always have a special place in my heart…

But it's taking up space in my closet, and I need it for my NEW book –

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Susan Books, Food and Drink, Good Stuff, Just for Fun

Christmas Outreach Tea on December 5th!


Join me for a little pre-Christmas festivities on Facebook! In the tradition of The Great Christmas Bowl I'm hosting an Outreach Christmas Tea on Facebook December 5th! I'll be sharing some of my favorite holiday recipes, Christmas tunes, and chatting with you about your plans for Christmas.

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an Occasional Weekend

Susan Good Stuff, Just for Fun, On Writing

So, did I mention I finished a book last week?  And, it was a grueler, let me tell you.  Not a crumb of cereal left in the house, I lived off chocolate chips for the last three days. 

I have no idea how the children survived.  But they’re still here, so they must have eaten something. 

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Susan Current Affairs, Good Stuff, Web/Tech

Recently a friend of mine turned in his Blackberry.  Just…went cold turkey – no more checking the email while standing in line for coffee, or updating his Facebook status while ordering lunch.  No more checking the news online to see if the world is still functioning…you know, all those little things that have taken over my life with the advent of my cool new phone,

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Football Hands

Susan Food and Drink, Good Stuff, Just for Fun, Sports

I’m so sad. High School Football season died on Tuesday night when the #3 seeded team in the state beat us.  That’s all I’m going to say about that because my poor 9th grader (Big #33) who started on VARSITY (yes, VARSITY) had to stay home from school the next day, wrapped in his blankie to weep (in front of the television). 

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I'm a Pearl Girl

Susan Good Stuff

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The Pearl Girls™ is a grassroots women’s organization led by Margaret McSweeney.
The mission of Pearl Girls™ is twofold…connecting and collaborating to help make a difference in the lives of other women and children. Together we all can make a difference.
We are all Pearl Girls™…we’ve all had pain and/or difficulty in our life that God has transformed into a Pearl.Read More