PPBF: Our Playground Rules!

Today I'm excited because I'm getting ready
for four author visits in the next two weeks.

PPBF: Tofu Takes Time

It's dewberry season and that spells Kolaches in our home.

Inspiring Gratitude Tears

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week 2022; today I'm feeling grateful for this invitation to share my reflections around gratitude and grief, around empathy and kindness on The Kindness Podcast with Nicole J. Phillips.

Giving Kindness Its Why

It was right before our first Easter without my brother Mark
when this special delivery left me in a puddle of tears.


PPBF: Whitney Wins Everything

Happy April, dear readers. Today I'm still thinking
about the amazing blanket of bluebonnets that are 
in full bloom down here in Texas right now.

Who You Want To Be

Today I'm grateful for these wildly-gorgeous Texas wildflowers.