#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for March, 2011

Shepherd’s Pie & Other Random Stuff

Yesterday I made slow-cooker Shepherd’s Pie, from my big cookbook, and it was de-lic-ious! I make notes in the margins when I try a new recipe, with the date and what I thought of the dish. Maybe someday one of my descendents will have the book and find my observations interesting.

Or maybe just weird.

And guess what I’m listening to on my iPod, as of last night–“A Creed in Stone Creek”. I love hearing my own words read aloud by a professional–I get a real kick out of it. Yes, I know ahead of time what’s going to happen

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It’s the Lion!

March has decided to come in like a lion–let’s hope it goes out like a lamb. Snow is coming down like crazy, and it’s definitely beautiful. Should keep me in the mood for writing the new book, which is a Christmas story. :)

It’s a cozy, stay at home and write day. Later, I’ll do some artist trading cards–I’m trying to build up a stockpile so I’ll have something to swap with the people I’ll meet at Artfest, this coming April. I’m so excited about that–I can hardly wait. I’ve wanted to attend that event for years and years, and something

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The term “keep your ear to the ground” comes from literally putting an ear to the ground to listen for hoof beats.