Entries by Debra Sennefelder

A blog tour, a sale and a cover reveal!

 by Debra Sennefelder Happy Monday! Today I have a few things to share with you.  I’m thrilled to share that I’m currently on a blog tour for THE CORPSE WHO KNEW TOO MUCH. I spent last month preparing for the two-week event by writing guest posts, answering Q&As, creating social media graphics and mailing print […]

A Look Behind The Scenes

 By Debra Sennefelder Writing a book is just one part of an author’s job. There’s a whole bunch of work that needs to get done in order to promote, market and in some cases, publish the book. I thought today I would share a little behind the scenes and share with you one of my […]

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

 By Debra Sennefelder   There are some days when you just need a cookie. And over the past two weeks, I’ve needed a cookie (or two, or three) everyday. Yep, January wasn’t much better than 2020. However, I had oatmeal raisin cookies. And let me tell you, they do make things better. 🙂      […]

Why Goals Matter

 By Debra Sennefelder       Happy New Year! I don’t think I’ve ever been so excited to see a year go buh-bye. For the first time in decades, I was tempted to stay up until midnight to see 2020 go away. Now that it’s gone, we’re in that familiar period of setting resolutions and […]

Easy Festive Holiday Dessert

 By Debra Sennefelder    Happy Holidays! It’s clear that this holiday season is going to be different from years past. But that doesn’t mean it can’t be merry and festive and yummy! And I have the perfect dessert to whip up that will impress. Mini-Eggnog Cranberry Pound Cakes. You can also make one large cake if […]

It’s Fall So It’s Time To Bake

 By Debra Sennefelder Happy Fall! This time of the year I love nothing more than tying on my apron and gathering the ingredients for a baking session. One of the my favorite recipes is a recipe featured in THE UNINVITED CORPSE, book one in the Food Blogger Mystery series. It’s a recipe for a chewy […]

My Big Fat Release Month

 By Debra Sennefelder  Welcome, September! Here Connecticut, we welcomed the new month with cooler temps and low humidity. It’s a great first impression as far as I am concerned. September also came with a busy schedule. Not only am I inspired to do a lot of baking, but I have book releases. Two book releases! Release […]

My Favorite Corn Muffin Recipe

By Debra Sennefelder As I’m writing this post, I am in the second draft of the fifth Food Blogger mystery manuscript. It’s during this phase of the writing process that I make the final decision on which recipes will be included with the book. This means, my mind is thinking about food. A lot. Which […]

Author Meet Plot Bunny

by Debra Sennefelder  “Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.” — John Steinbeck Ideas. They are the life and blood of a writer’s life and career. Without ideas making up stories would be really tough. There’s a love-hate relationship between authors […]