New book helps folks with organic container gardening

Amelia Painter and Diana Lovejoy, screen writer and documentary film producer, have joined forces to write a book on organic container gardening. The two lifelong friends reconnected at luncheon recently and began the new collaboration within a few days.

Both feel fortunate to be friends that are connected despite distance, time, lifestyle change, or family situation. This type of friendship tends to support them, preserve them and define them as people. Both women appreciate the other’s positive energy. It reinforces and motivates each of them to write a write a book that will have great value to readers.

When these two ladies are together, it is laugh fest!

When these two ladies are together, it is laugh fest

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Author Interview

Author Amelia Painter Talk of the Town, a popular weekly television program in Spencer, Iowa, recently interviewed author Amelia Painter about her book titled Opening and Operating a Bed & Breakfast in the 21st Century: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Inn Keeping Success with Professional Online Marketing Strategies The video below discusses the Second Edition of the book and viewers will learn more about the author and her partnership with Iowa Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers Association based in Spencer, IA. The first edition was published in 2006 and this 2nd edition came out in late 2007.

This outstanding B&B guidebook’s most valuable chapters take the reader on a step-by-step tutorial that will help them understand the internet better and they’ll learn internet marketing techniques from a proven professional.