Holly Banks Full of Angst
Reading & Other Authors

Author Interview: Julie Valerie

Today I’m celebrating a debut from a talented author who has also become a good friend. I “met” Julie Valerie back in 2013 when she kindly reviewed, and helped spread the word, about my first romantic comedy, Saving Saffron…

Black Friday Website Design Offers | Pauline Wiles
Website Tips

Black Friday Website Design Offers

Today I have not one, but two Black Friday offers for a special deal on your custom website design. Option 1: Act now bonus, worth $200 December is a quieter month for my business, so if you’re ready to…

Self-care roundup | Pauline Wiles
Stress & Self-Care

A Smidgen Of Self-Care

It saddens me greatly that the upcoming season represents such a paradox. On the one hand, it’s “supposed to be” a time of festivity, cheer and merry-making. But ask any woman over the age of twenty-five how she truly…

Ten Things My Husband Hated | Pauline Wiles
My Books

Published today: Ten Things My Husband Hated

The fourth romantic comedy in my collection of books set in the fictional English of Saffron Sweeting is published today! Ten Things My Husband Hated introduces us to Maggie, just as her friends in the village realise she’s struggling…

Fall color palette inspiration
Website Tips

Color Palette Inspiration: Fall

I admit, I love geeking out over color palettes. It’s one of the parts of website design I enjoy enormously, and I’m fascinated how colors play together. Not everyone has an eye for color, but if you do, inspiration is…

$100 Book Box Giveaway
My Books

(Closed) $100 Cozy Book Box Giveaway

Update, Dec 1: Warmest congrats to Evie from Florida, who is the lucky winner. To celebrate the November 12 release of Ten Things My Husband Hated, I’m giving away over $100-worth of delightful bookish treats! I’ll be cramming a box full…