The day after the feast and I sit here feeling like I’m still full. I don’t even think I can eat breakfast. Although I will make room for a cup of coffee. I always have room for that. It’s crazy the feeling I have on the day after Thanksgiving. The excitement of the Christmas season is stirring around in my mind. I feel the decorating bug coming on heavily and know that by the end of the day my house will look like as my hubby would say “Christmas threw up all over the place”. I’m not a shopper like most on black Friday. Going out into the wilds of shopper frenzy is not the least enticing to me. Now cyber Monday is my day to shop. I can sit in my living room and shop til my fingers cramp. No hassles, no crowds, no fighting over the last sale...
Wow! What an awesome surprise! THE HUFFINGTON POST used a picture of me and my husband in a feature article on Reasons to be Thankful for Your Spouse. Check out #5—that's us! Tom can make me laugh even when life feels completely out of control and chaotic. And after 25 years, his sense of humor is a big part of why we're still married. I'm so jazzed this happened right now at Thanksgiving. Particularly because Tom was accidentally left off the acknowledgements page in HARD TARGET when it released earlier this month. How cool that now you all get to see why I love my guy and how he holds my world together. 41 reasons to be thankful for your spouse http://t.co/2ozxzFY1VH — huffpostwedding (@HuffPostWedding) November 27, 2013
As I sit here typing this post I’m thankful for my family, friends, and adoring fans that have made my writing dreams a reality. I’m greatful for the warm fire crackling, the cinnamon rolls on my plate and the delicious coffee in my cup. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is coming on and I sit here waiting as if I were a child for all the floats and then the big guy himself Santa. I’ve had so much to be thankful for this year. I’ve been honored to be included three times in magazines, my sales have been steady thanks to my faithful fans, I’ve been for the most part healthy, I made it through my son’s football season without losing my mind, and most of all thankful for my wonderful family and friends. I’ve been blessed with an adoring husband, wonderful son and even though they’re not my...