Dear Fred, Nora, and all the bookfun people: Fred was the first publisher to take a chance on me when he signed on Estate of Mind. For this I shoot up a little arrow prayer of thanks every day. I now have a trilogy about Scrap Booking: The Scrap Book Trilogy. But I thought I would share a little about myself, as I often wonder about the authors I read about.
My husband and I own a tiny tea room, Her Majesty's English Tea Room in the middle of no where. Recently we became winners…Continue
I am a scrapbook-er. Oh, not a tidy one. Quite the contrary. As a matter of fact sometimes little bits and pieces collect for awhile before I sit down and put them in my scrap book. And sometimes I put them in with such enthusiasm there is no real rhyme or reason--but they are all captured.…Continue
Today is National Dark Chocolate Cake Day! (true!) And I believe in the spirit of the holiday you should have a slice of dark chocolate cake for dinner, and maybe even lunch. And tea time! Or a cup cake! Why let a great national holiday go to waste? Jacqueline Gillam Fairchild--author: Estate of Mind. Her Majesty's English Tea…Continue
Today is National Peanut Butter Day! And if your day has been as crazy as mine, just the sight of these peanut butter cookies should make you smile! Of course if you want to celebrate, you could indulge in peanut butter the old fashioned way--with chocolate! Or with jelly! And if your day continues to just race by, there is nothing wrong with a spoonful! Enjoy! Jacqueline…Continue