Valerie Ipson Willcox loves reading, writing, and Hershey Extra Creamy Milk Chocolate Toffee & Almond Nuggets. She is a recently remarried widow, now sharing 14 children and 33 grands. She loves gatherings with family and friends and playing games of all kinds. She is frequently called upon to share her experiences of hope and healing through Jesus Christ. She currently serves as Relief Society president in her East Mesa ward.
Valerie wrote for the Arizona Beehive newspaper for 16 years, and is a multi-genre author of Young Adult, Holiday Romance, and Children’s Picture Books. Her most recent release is Baby Bear’s Turn, a story about what happens when Baby Bear goes to Goldilocks’ house.