Renee’s Posts


An Interview with Jody Holford 4

Hi all, Renee here. Since joining Romance Writers of America a few years ago, I’ve meet some fantastic writer friends. One such friend is fellow Chick Jody Holford. Jody has a wicked sense of humor and is an all-around fantastic person. She’s also one of those writers I’m in awe […]


Pride and Prejudice Movie Poll!

Today at Romance Chicks, I’m discussing three Pride and Prejudice movies. Well, one was really a miniseries, but for this post I’m going to lump them all together and ask the burning question, “Which one is your favorite?” The first Pride and Prejudice movie made for the big screen was […]


10 Romantic Movies to watch in February! 5

It’s February! The month of love, chocolates, flowers, and romantic movie reruns. So for my post today, I thought I’d do a list of Romantic Movies that might be great to watch on or near Valentine’s Day, while snuggling up with your significant other and a bowl of popcorn, even […]


Falling for a Natural Born Charmer 5

Hi all, Renee here. I usually read historical romances, but recently my wonderful fellow blog mate Christina sent me a contemporary called Natural Born Charmer. I was thrilled to see it was written by the much acclaimed Susan Elizabeth Phillips. Even a historical romance reader like myself has heard of […]


Pumpkin Mousse Shooters 7

Over the last year, I’ve been on a shooter dessert kick. They serve up just the right amount of sweet without giving me the guilts for overindulging in too much of a good thing. When I want a slightly larger serving for me and my guests, I use Champagne flutes. […]


Romance tropes…the good, the intriguing, and the ones we can’t stop reading. 12

It seems most romance readers, along with writers, have a favorite romance trope. Things like marriages of convenience, enemies to lovers, friends to lovers, bad boy/good girl, love triangle…. The list goes on and on. I’m a fan of both bad boy meets good girl and enemies to lovers. My […]