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Friday, August 1, 2014


Hello again, Readers! I'm still away from home on vacation, so this post will be short and sweet.

I have three Etsy businesses to tell you about. Each of these vendors is located here in America, so your patronage helps out at home. In no particular order:

  • https://www.etsy.com/shop/Elegencebyelaine The owner of this shop, Elaine, offers many types of jewelry and gift items from her Massachusetts site. My personal favorites are the lamp work bead items. If you are looking for elegant or whimsical, you will be able to find something you like in this shop.
  • https://www.etsy.com/shop/SheaBotanica This shop is based out of Atlanta. Their products are rich and luscious and rival any large scale business.  In a day and age where big business still does animal testing, I like being able to purchase cruelty-free items that are top-of-the-line quality.
  • https://www.etsy.com/shop/happinessinyourlife The vendor of this shop is Doe Zantamata, located in Florida. You will find motivational, inspirational and profound items in this shop. From cards (big and small) to books of poems and posters to hang on your wall, there is something for everyone here.
Please stop by each shop and take a peek at their offerings. My apologies for the short posting again. I will be home before the next one. Please feel free to leave a comment, question or suggestion, which will also enter you into the August drawing for commenters.

I will announce the July winner in my next posting. Have a great weekend!


  1. Love your books. Was wondering when the next would be out. Can't wait to hear more about the girls.

  2. I, too, have been patiently, or impatiently, waiting for the next book in the series. Love them! Thx! Thanks also for the Etsy suggestions. Stone Soup Designs does author swag, bookmarks, etc. She also designs very interesting wire wrapped jewelry.

  3. Thanks for the kind words! I truly appreciate them. As for book three, I am shooting for sometime in September. I won't promise a date, though, just in case something else comes up. :)