Author Archives: Tonette Joyce

About Tonette Joyce

Tonette was a once-fledgling lyricists-bookkeeper, turned cook/baker/restaurateur and is now exploring different writing venues,(with a stage play recently completed). She has had poetry and nonfiction articles published in the last few years. Tonette has been married to her only serious boyfriend for more than thirty years and she is, as one person described her, family-oriented almost to a fault. Never mind how others have described her, she is,(shall we say), a sometime traditionalist of eclectic tastes.She has another blog : "Tonette Joyce:Food,Friends,Family" here at WordPress.She and guests share tips and recipes for easy entertaining and helps people to be ready for almost anything.

Thanksgiving Leftovers

I hope everyone in the U.S. who reads us here had a wonderful Thanksgiving. We here at 4F, 1H are talking about Thanksgiving traditions this week , and since I am the Friday Fox, and so my post falls the … Continue reading

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Movie-ing Thanksgiving

It’s our monthly “Free Week” here at 4F,1H. Next week’s topic is “Thanksgiving”, since we will celebrate it on this coming Thursday. However, since I am The Friday Fox, the topic then will be  moot. Few will be visiting here … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Rosie Genova

Today I am thrilled to show off my guest, author Rosie Genova, who writes The Italian Kitchen Mysteries.   PRAISE FOR THE ITALIAN KITCHEN MYSTERIES A DISH BEST SERVED COLD “Once again, Rosie Genova’s writing sparkles!” -Night Owl Reviews (chosen … Continue reading

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A Phantom Fan

Seldom am I at a loss for words. Not that I have always said the words that have come to my mind, but over the years and especially here, I have had plenty to say. Today is one exception. A few … Continue reading

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Oh,Oh, Oh,Listen to the Music

What kinds of music do we listen to doing different activities? Although I will often put on a podcast of a story, an interview or a bookreading/discussion while I am cleaning, cooking , doing paper or handiwork, music is my … Continue reading

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Guest:Author Kate Collins

Today I have the great pleasure of having as my guest Kate Collins, who writes the wonderful “Flower Shop Mysteries”. The mysteries are good, the writing witty, the characters well-developed and there is plenty of clean romance.Author Kate Collins   … Continue reading

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A Sense of Autumn

How Autumn affects the senses… Ah! My favorite season! I think I love nothing on Earth more than brightly colored Fall leaves. I always loved seeing the vivid yellows, oranges and reds around my native Washington, DC suburbs in Maryland … Continue reading

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