Monthly Archives: November 2016

Birthday Fun Equals Decorating Day

This week we are discussing when we decorate for Christmas. I have always loved Christmas and winter. Around here the average first day of measurable snowfall is December 1, or so I have been told by friends who have a … Continue reading

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Traditions to Keep?

It seems like Christmas decorations appear in stores earlier and earlier every year. They appeared in our local store before Labor Day this year. We usually wait until after Thanksgiving to get our tree. We go to a local tree … Continue reading

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Decking the Halls

One of our foxes asked, “How early do you decorate for the holidays?” Since I’ve always worked on a school schedule, and since I stay away from stores as much as possible, I start my Christmas preparations the day after … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Susana Ellis

My guest today is Regency Romance writer, (say that three times fast!), Susana Ellis. Susana and I have many mutual Facebook friends, including our Founding Fox, Jillian Chantel. I thought it was time to have her visit us. Welcome, Susana! … Continue reading

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Guest Hound, William Alan Webb

… and Happy Thanksgiving to my friend, Bill Webb By Jeff Salter I’m pleased to score this interview with the exciting new novelist, William Alan Webb… especially since he’s willing to spend his Thanksgiving Holiday with us at 4F1H. I … Continue reading

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Guest Author: Lucy Kubash and The Christmas Wish

This is guest author week, and since the holidays are coming up I asked my friend and fellow Mid-Michigan RWA member Lucy to come and share a little bit about her short story anthology called The Christmas Wish. She kindly agreed, so … Continue reading

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Anyway, I am Beside Myself

A Word-Nerd Rant on this Free Week here at 4F,1H. Anyways;Besides There seems to be a new epidemic of these. I have never heard anyone say “Anyways” in my life and now, it is everywhere. I’ve lived in many places, … Continue reading

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She Thinks She’s In Regency Times

But she’s really in middle Tennessee in 2013 By Jeff Salter A young woman suddenly awakens after a terrible vehicle accident convinced she’s betrothed to a lesser British baron 200 years ago. But instead of a baron, she encounters a … Continue reading

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By Pirate Ship

I missed last week’s post due to family medical issues so during this free week I will post what I should have posted then. It was all about travel.   I have only ever traveled by car. I recall several … Continue reading

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My Personal Fixer Upper

I love home improvement shows. This summer I discovered Fixer Upper. After watching several episodes, my husband would find me standing in the kitchen trying to figure out how to open up a wall, so that the kitchen would not … Continue reading

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