Author Archives: bridgetstraub

About bridgetstraub

Author, Artist & Mom. First novel "Searching for My Wand" was published in December 2011

I’m Checking Out

For a little while anyway. On Sunday one of the best things to happen in a long time, will turn one year old. What is my nephew’s baby to me? Is she my great niece? Am I her great aunt? … Continue reading

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Time to Choose

It’s that time again, the new book covers are here! At least the first attempts. I have to say, I love creating my own book covers, and I love each of  the ones I have gone with in the past. … Continue reading

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Up Late

I stayed up late last night getting hooked into a weird show called You’re the Worst on FX. I still can’t decide if I like it, or if it’s bad. They put up all kinds of warnings about it being … Continue reading

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My New Home

You know how they say you have to visualize to make your dreams come true? Well this is one of my dreams. I have never entered a contest so many times in my life, but this year’s HGTV Dream House … Continue reading

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Milkshake Madness

My daughter texted me from school this week with the following; “I think you should buy me a milkshake when I get into college.” This girl loves a good milkshake, especially one made at Baskin Robbins with gold medal ice … Continue reading

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Opening Up

My kids have a tendency to roll their eyes when I suggest they try to be more positive or envision a better circumstance. I have two pictures of waterfalls on our front door (inside, not out) because someone said the … Continue reading

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Look at That!

Look what showed up in my inbox today. There is nothing cooler than seeing your work out in the world. Amazon did this with my second book, On a Hot August Afternoon and admittedly the sales of that book have slowly … Continue reading

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