Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Magic Pumpkins and Manic Shoppers

My Thanksgiving centerpiece. They were giving away leftover pumpkins at the garden center on Wednesday when I stopped in for flowers, and this motley colored one caught my eye.  Scooped out the innards, filled it with water and presto.  Harvest … Continue reading

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Winnie Griggs Celebrates Thanksgiving 19th Century Style

 Riders and readers, please welcome author Winnie Griggs to the convertible. Last year at about this time, my editor invited me to write a novella for inclusion in a special 2-in-1 Thanksgiving themed book to be released by Love Inspired … Continue reading

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Slut Turkey and guest Laura Griffin :o)

Hi everyone. I am thrilled to welcome Laura Griffin ( who is NOT a slut turkey) to the ‘vert today. Please make her welcome and wow, she’s got a GREAT giveaway for you all! Slut Turkey Is it really Thanksgiving? … Continue reading

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Guest: Stephanie Tyler

Please welcome Stephanie to the passenger seat today!  (Well, we wouldn’t let her drive and chat now, would we?)   Thanks so much to Michele for the invite to guest blog – I’m honored because wow, the amount of talent … Continue reading

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The Gratitude Attitude

It doesn’t take the upcoming holiday to make me think of all the things I’m thankful for. Not really. Little things pop into my head on a daily basis that have me sending up a silent prayer of thanks. I’m … Continue reading

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Being Thankful – Guest Cynthia Eden (Win a Book!)

Hi, everyone! I’m very excited to be guest posting at Riding With the Top Down—convertible ladies, thank you! Wow. I’ve got to say, I’m just in a very thankful mood today. Thanksgiving (for those in the U.S.) will be here … Continue reading

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Giving thanks for the power to amaze

Let’s face it. The word ‘amazed’ is often over used. “I’m amazed I finished my book.” No, I’m not. I knew I was going to do it because I HAD to do it. Another standby: “I’m amazed that I ate … Continue reading

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