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Down Under & TV Shows You should know about

I am sitting here in my husband’s study. We just took a short break from Big Little Lies, HBO’s series. Nicole Kidman has always been one of my favorite actresses walking the planet. After watching many Australian shows on Acorn TV, I now see this huge talented cast of many Australian actors… A PLACE TO CALL …

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Two Books worth Remembering

Hi haven’t written here in a bit. Much has happened. The world has turned over at least twice (metaphorically speaking of course) since I last wrote here in August of last year. At that point, I had begun finishing my 300 hour courses again at Mira Costa, which included a business class, which just rocked. …

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The Game of Life and How to Play It by Florence Scovel Shinn

MANGO JANE BOOKS PRESENTS the first book in the “Inspired Mind Series.” This edition includes inspirational quotes from her other writings in highlighted graphics introducing each chapter of ‘The Game of Life & How to Play It,’ by Florence Scovel Shinn. Become inspired and motivated by this small book with a powerful impact. Discover the …

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Letter from Mango Jane

A LETTER from the PUBLISHER Dearest Reader, I discovered my love of reading from an early age. I still remember reading Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls and how deeply as a child those two hound dogs tore my heart out. I cried for days. I look back and see how reading books …

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Catching The Dream

-Thoughts for the Day- written August 2019 Angels, Cleaning Closets & Catching the Dream~ The one of  the first books released by MANGO JANE BOOKS in 2020 will be  Angel Lessons (Spring,2020). I’m in a funky mood today. I’ve been cleaning my closets. I found a journal excerpt, photos of my parents, letters from my …

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Thoughts for the Day

Thoughts for the Day I will free flow here. You may love it or hate it, but it’s fun for me..here.we.go… What’s great about R is he puts up with me. He listens to me babble on about 1000 different ideas going in a thousand directions. Kind of like reading many books at the same …

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Finding my OM

I have been missing the mangoes. I keep thinking about where they are in my life. These mangoes here in Mango Jane. For some reason the very thought of these mangoes in the cyber world give my soul a sense of renewal and hope for tomorrow. I loved writing here openly. It’s been the first …

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The Yoga Planet

The rain has been relentless in California this year. Cloudy, cold winds and big rain drops without a moment of reprieve (a bit of an exaggeration) since the beginning of the year. I just finished my semester at Mira Costa Community college. You see, I headed back to school for yoga certification when my son …

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