Regency Mild Oaths

I like using the following expletives, or mild oaths and other terminology listed here: Confound it Botheration Blast, as in “Blast Ramsey for getting her into this situation” (from Rescue a Rake).  Oh, la! Et, wot? as in “You know?” or...

Romance Tropes

Romance Tropes are plot devices used to bring lovers together. Several romance books use a combination of tropes for a unique plot, depending on the length of the book. One that I recently used was Best Friend’s Sibling which I combined with Forbidden Love in...

Pulled Pork Recipe

My husband want to start doing the Whole 30, and I decided to put the recipes I find on my blog so that I don’t lose them. We haven’t officially started the Whole30 … at least, I don’t consider what we’re doing as a true...

Whole 30 Broccoli Cole Slaw

I want to start eating healthier! An eating style that I can stay on the majority of the time for the rest of my life. My mother passed away in her sleep at 90 1/2 years old. Yes, that was a nice long life. But she had all kinds of health problems and was in a lot of...

Regency Cosmetics

All sorts of lotions and potions were used to remove unsightly hair, the gray strands, vanish wrinkles, and generally keep the fashionable lady youn and beautiful. She might buy such products as Bloom of Circassia, Oil of Jasmin, L’Eau de Ninon, or Milk of...