books

Two friends who impacted my life (and why you need these kind of people in yours)

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Years ago, when I first started pursuing my dream to write children’s books, I pretty much did it in isolation. I thought I had to be published to call myself a writer, so I worked hard to make that happen. I studied the craft of writing, alone. I researched the marketplace, alone. I sent my manuscripts […] Read more…

Do you have the Courage to Be You?

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Do you have the courage to be you? That is the question my friend Jenny Williamson asks readers in her new book, and it’s a question that changed her life and set her on a journey of discovering her, “water-walking, giant-slaying, history-making destiny.” I’m so excited to share Jenny’s book with you today. If you’ve been around […] Read more…

Don’t miss new books and giveaway (over $400)!

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I’m so excited to have my friend Lori Wildenberg sharing with you today! She’s an amazing author, speaker, mom and licensed family educator. She’s also a fun, funny, super smart woman – the type of person you admire within a few minutes of meeting. She and her coauthor Becky Danielson are launching their two books Raising Little […] Read more…

Here are some moms (with great parenting advice) you won’t want to miss!

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I’m excited to introduce you to the amazing women on my Finding Mommy Bliss team. These mamas have huge hearts, love encouraging others, and inspire me with their passion for parenting. I’ve loved getting to know them over the past few months–hearing their unique stories and experiences–and I know you will too! Here’s a little about […] Read more…

A few photos from my book signing and the TV clip from Good Day Sacramento

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Genny Heikka media news interview Good Day Sacramento

Thank you all who made it out to my book signing at B&N on Saturday! I can’t tell you how much I appreciated it; what a fun day. (And if you couldn’t make it, thank you for the emails and FB messages saying you were there in spirit; you were!) I’ll be honest; going to […] Read more…

Exciting book stuff this Saturday (and you’re invited)!

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I’m excited to share some upcoming events with you! This Saturday, May 3rd, I’ll be on Good Day Sacramento again, talking about my book, Finding Mommy Bliss. I think you can catch the segment between 9 – 10am, but if you miss it, I’ll post the video here afterwards. I’ll also be doing a book […] Read more…

Are YOU searching for sanity?

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I’m so happy to be sharing a guest post from my friend and author Lindsey Bell today! Enjoy her words and her beautiful heart, and be sure to enter her book giveaway at the end of the post… just in time for Mother’s Day! Dear Moms Everywhere (What You Really Need to Know) When people […] Read more…

In case you can’t see past these things either (New Book Releases Today!)

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I got an email from my publisher with a sweet note that simply said: Look here: Amazon B&N also has it officially on sale.  This is only the beginning. ♥♥♥ I clicked over and checked out the Amazon and B&N pages that had my new book available for purchase… and it all felt a little surreal. […] Read more…