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Grab a cup of coffee and get comfy. On the blog, I discuss all things relating to literacy and author life. Hopefully, you will find some of the resources helpful to your child or student. Don’t be shy; please jump into the conversation by leaving a comment. I love involved readers!

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Did you notice all of my missing articles? While migrating to a new server, my author site and blog content were irrevocably lost. Where most people would consider this news devastating, I prefer to think of it as an opportunity. Your patience is appreciated as I rebuild and work towards bringing you future articles and content. Thank you for your understanding.

Should Your Child Read Banned Books?

By |October 4th, 2018|Literacy|

Banned Book Week concluded this past Saturday, September 29th. You might wonder why we celebrate controversial banned books. The answer is simple: freedom.  Freedom of ideas and expression is paramount to moving forward and to understanding our past. It is a fundamental reason why I believe children should be [...]

Back to School: How to Thrive and Not Just Survive

By |September 6th, 2018|Literacy, PDF Printable|

Back to School is fully underway, and I would like to discuss how you can help your child not just survive the upcoming year--but to thrive! Instead of listing my suggestions, which would be based on my own experiences as a mom, I decided to turn to [...]

Four Ways to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day With Your Kids

By |August 7th, 2018|Literacy, Summer Activities|

Summer vacation is soon coming to a close. Before your child returns to school, celebrate National Book Lovers Day with them this August 9th. It is the perfect opportunity to plan a special event. Need some ideas? Just keep reading for my top four suggestions. Plan a Picnic [...]

Summer Road Trip Blog Hop: California

By |August 1st, 2018|Summer Activities|

Welcome to California! The #Gr8Blogs Summer Road Trip 2018 is about to take-off, so wash those windows and buckle up! We are going on a family-friendly excursion across North America, Great Britain, and Australia. My author friends and I are sharing touring highlights for your summer fun. It is [...]

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

By |June 22nd, 2018|Inside the Classroom, Literacy, PDF Printable|

How many times have we heard the old age, A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words? Perhaps, it is because it is true. When we see a picture, our minds instantly want to create a backstory. You can use this technique to help children write and inspire their imaginations. Pictures Surround [...]

Just for Kids: Ideas for Celebrating Father’s Day

By |June 8th, 2018|Literacy|

Let's Celebrate Father's Day! With Father's Day fast approaching, I thought this would be an excellent opportunity to suggest book ideas for the youngest members of your family. After all, the best way to celebrate their father is with a little bonding time. My father thinks he's funny... We [...]