Sweet Charity

on June 20, 2014

Recently I asked my Facebook pals to tell me about their favorite charities and was thrilled to learn of several wonderful organizations. I’ve long been a fan of and recently became aware of Now I have a bunch of other great sites to check out. Whether you’re interested in fighting world hunger, supporting our… Read More

Thank you, lovely readers!

on May 26, 2014

Thanks, lovely reader people, for all the wonderful reviews you’ve left for THE BEST MEDICINE! I’m humbled and thrilled that you’re enjoying the story of Evie and Tyler and their clumsy path toward happily ever after. Here’s what a few of you have said about the book: I wish Bell Harbor existed so I could… Read More


on May 10, 2014

Release day is May 13th for THE BEST MEDICINE! Dear readers, I’m so excited to share with you the story of Tyler and Evie and their sweet and clumsy path toward happily ever after. Everyone in Bell Harbor thinks career-minded plastic surgeon Evelyn Rhoades needs a husband. Everyone, that is, except for Evelyn…sort of. Even if… Read More


on January 21, 2014

I’m very excited to share the summerluscious cover of my next book, THE BEST MEDICINE! I wish it could come out and play right now since so many of us are shivering from this abominable polar vortex! But, alas, this book comes out in May. Like the flowers and the sunshine. You just have to wait… Read More

Elf on the Shelf – Friend or Foe

on December 5, 2013

  ***I originally posted this in 2011 on Peanut Butter on the Keyboard  ( but it’s that time of year again and it seems like the Elf is back for many of you. Good luck with that…***   When December rolls around, most of us start thinking about the holidays. That most wonderful time of… Read More

Whereintheworld is Tracy Brogan?

on November 20, 2013

I have been sadly remiss in blogging!  Turns out moving from one house to another is a special kind of joy/misery that takes up a lot of time. Not to mention creating frequent, extended bouts of having (*gasp!*) no internet connection! But the good news is THE BEST MEDICINE, a Bell Harbor Novel, will be… Read More

Thank You, Readers!

on July 30, 2013

HOLD ON MY HEART is earning great reviews! Thanks to each of you who took the time to post a review on Amazon or Goodreads, or reviewed my books on your blog. I appreciate your effort! And an extra big THANKS to you wonderful readers who recommend my work to a friend, a relative, or a… Read More

The RITA and the Golden Quill

on May 6, 2013

A few weeks ago I was thrilled to hear that CRAZY LITTLE THING was nominated by Romance Writers of America for a RITA award in the Best First Book category.  (I’m still thrilled!) Now I’m equally excited to learn that both CRAZY LITTHE THING and HIGHLAND SURRENDER have been nominated in the prestigious Golden Quill Contest… Read More

Latest Reviews

on April 17, 2013

That’s not a very clever title, but I’m saving up the clever for my current work in progress! My next book, HOLD ON MY HEART releases June 25th and I can’t wait! In the meantime, I’d like to share some lovely reviews that my wonderful readers have posted for CRAZY LITTLE THING and HIGHLAND SURRENDER! Thanks so… Read More

On The Record… with Ashlyn Macnamara

on March 29, 2013

Welcome to ON THE RECORD where I chat with romance authors about their favorite topics, which usually includes writing but almost always includes handsome men! Welcome, Ashlyn Macnamara, debut author of the fun and sexy a MOST SCANDALOUS PROPOSAL, which released on February 26, 2013! TB: Today, we’ll start with an easy question first. Ash,… Read More