Cookbooks by my friends make great holiday gifts

I saw a post on Dorie Greenspan’s blog titled Cookbooks by Friends: 2014 Edition. Dorie is well known for her French cuisine cookbooks, and her real life friends include authors like Ina Garten, Mark Bittman and David Lebovitz. I love the idea of shamelessly promoting your friend’s cookbooks for the holidays so I’m stealing it. […]

The ONE YEAR Women in Christian History releases Monday!

The One Year Women in Christian History by Randy Petersen and Robin Shreeves |

I’m so excited to announce that my book The ONE YEAR Women in Christian History Devotional (Tyndale House) officially releases on September 1! Unofficially, Amazon has been shipping it for a week or so already. If you’re wondering why this environmentalist and foodie wrote a book in the Christian devotional category, let me give you a little […]

Reasons to be excited this New Year: A finished book, good cheese, the Bard & more

mini-Shakespeare shrine |

Happy New Year! I’m excited about many things at the beginning of 2014. At the top of my list is an important project that I finished last Saturday. I’ve mentioned a few times over the past couple of years that I was writing a book. Well the first draft is finished and sent off to […]