Friday, June 21, 2013

Food Fun Friday...Rolo Chocolate Cookies

Oh, so yummy caramel filling!

It's been a while since I did a Food Fun Friday, but this morning, while I was waiting for my characters to get their dialogue figured out, I decided to make a new cookie. It came out so well I decided to share...and of course I took pictures of the process with blogging in mind. LOL

So here you go!

Ingredients-sugars in one bowl; flour, cocoa,
and baking soda in the larger bowl
I refrigerated the unwrapped Rolos overnight

2 1/4 c. flour
3/4 c cocoa powder
1 tspn baking soda
1 c sugar
1 c packed brown sugar
1 c butter, softened
2 tspn vanilla
2 eggs
40 Rolo candies, unwrapped (approx. 5 rolls)
1 c chopped nuts (optional)
1 tspn sugar (optional)


1. Preheat oven to 350 F

1.5-Butter and sugars ready to mix.
2. Beat sugars and butter until light and fluffy
(doesn't look too fluffy...maybe because of the brown sugar)

3. Add eggs and vanilla, beat well.

4. Add flour, cocoa, and baking soda;
blend well.
4.5- Well-blended dough ready for the

5. Refrigerate dough for 1-3 hours.

6. Roll 1 tbs of dough in palm of hand to
form a ball.
7. Press one Rolo into ball, covering it completely

8. Flatten bottom of cookie into palm of hand

9. Press flattened side of cookie onto
an ungreased cookie sheet
10. If putting the nuts on the cookies, press the unflattened side into 1 tbsp sugar mixed with 1 c chopped nuts, then press cookies, nut side up on ungreased cookie sheet 

10a. Bake for 9 minutes
10b. Bake for 9 minutes

12. Remove from oven, allow them to cool for 5 to 10 minutes

13. ENJOY!!

Have a great weekend!

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Cover Reveal!

Told you all I'd keep you informed, so here it is...

The cover of Revealed: A Poker Posse Tale

Admittedly my characters are not as young as the pair on the cover, but hey, they do have sex. LOL

The book comes out June 27th and is exclusive to Loose Id. It will be free from June 27th to July 3rd, then $1.99 after that.

Have a great day!

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Here's the News I've Been Waiting For!!

Just got the email today!

Price is $1.99. No blurb or cover yet, but I do have the coming soon link!

Revealed: A Poker Posse Tale will go on sale Thursday, June 27th. Even better than the release date, is the news that the short story will be free from June 27th to July 3rd and during the same window of time, Looking at Rose: Poker Posse 1 will be reduced from $5.99 to $3.99!

If you haven't had an opportunity to check out the series, here's a great time to do so!

I'm very excited.

Oh, for those who might be curious, the word count on Mirabeth's story is up to 15,888. Only 24, 112 to go. LOL!

Happy Hump Day everyone!!


Sunday, June 2, 2013

Next Book Coming Soon!

Just a little update for everyone!

My next book is a short story, coming out in late June from Loose Id, LLC. It's one of the Spring Flings and will probably be free for the first week or so, but I'll know more later.

Revealed: A Poker Posse Tale is a quick glimpse into how Vlad and Viola resolved their differences after Vlad discovered the secret Viola kept from him.

As soon as I have a release date and cover, I'll post them to the blog.

Hope you're having a great day!