#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for January, 2017

Winners and an Update

First order of business, announcing our winners, who will each receive an autographed book by yours truly.  This week, they are Brenda LaFone and Doris M. Ellis.  Congratulations, both of you.  For those of you who are new to the blog (welcome), the contest runs every week, with a few exceptions, and you enter by commenting.  2 new winners will be chosen at random, notified, announced on this blog, and awarded–you guessed it–autographed copies of my latest book.

Now, for the update.  Several of you asked questions about oil pulling, as discussed on yesterday’s blog.  One was, “What kind of

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A Brand New Year

May 2017 be your happiest, healthiest year yet–exceeded only by 2018 and the years beyond.

Last night, I waded through 8 inches of unplowed snow to spend a delightful evening with my neighbors, Bill and Julie.  I should have taken the truck, but I didn’t even consider it–after all, I was only going next door.  

Famous last words.  I wiped out midway between their house and mine; fortunately, with all that fresh snow, I might as well have landed on a featherbed.   I got a little wet, but otherwise, no harm done–I was very grateful that I’d fallen into softness,

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Cattle drives rarely went more than ten or twelve miles a day, as the cattle had to be given time to rest and graze. A drive from Texas to Montana could take up to five months.