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Our Fab New Children’s Laureate

Originally posted on GirlsHeartBooks:
I love the fact that we have a Children’s Laureate. It is, of course, a relatively new thing: whereas the first British Poet Laureate was ‘crowned’* in the 15th century by Henry VII, we didn’t have…

Our Fab New Children’s Laureate

Originally posted on GirlsHeartBooks:
I love the fact that we have a Children’s Laureate. It is, of course, a relatively new thing: whereas the first British Poet Laureate was ‘crowned’* in the 15th century by Henry VII, we didn’t have…

Fall Festivities

Some photographic evidence of walking in a fall wonderland.

Fall Festivities

Some photographic evidence of walking in a fall wonderland.

Reading Nook of the Day: From Suzi B.

{Reading Nook of the Day} A colony of reading forts in a library! Does this make anyone else want to curl up with their buds and read “The Never Ending Story?” And then a giant flying dog can bring us

Reading Nook of the Day: From Suzi B.

{Reading Nook of the Day} A colony of reading forts in a library! Does this make anyone else want to curl up with their buds and read “The Never Ending Story?” And then a giant flying dog can bring us

Beastly Traits of a Man-Beast

You’ve read about the Man-Beast on my blog. But let me give you a few more tidbits about what makes my husband so beastly.┬áMaybe with football season starting up, he’s displaying more beastly traits? Anyway, here’s a few good ones

Beastly Traits of a Man-Beast

You’ve read about the Man-Beast on my blog. But let me give you a few more tidbits about what makes my husband so beastly.┬áMaybe with football season starting up, he’s displaying more beastly traits? Anyway, here’s a few good ones

Norah by Zoe Akins

{Poem of the Day} This poet and I share the same birthday! And apparently we both want to run wild in the sea. Akins wrote both poetry and plays. The American writer is mostly known for her plays, “Papa” and

Norah by Zoe Akins

{Poem of the Day} This poet and I share the same birthday! And apparently we both want to run wild in the sea. Akins wrote both poetry and plays. The American writer is mostly known for her plays, “Papa” and

Write a Short Story on a Piece of Art ::: Tar Beach

This was an assigned for my art class, but I just loved it so I had to share it. I honestly have not read Tar Beach and I think that’s a sin. So this will be the next children’s book

Write a Short Story on a Piece of Art ::: Tar Beach

This was an assigned for my art class, but I just loved it so I had to share it. I honestly have not read Tar Beach and I think that’s a sin. So this will be the next children’s book

Gifts for Mother’s Day

The Man Beast and I are a little behind this Mother’s Day. It doesn’t help that we live a few states away from our madres, so we can’t just go to Tuesday Morning, pick up something cute, and head over

Gifts for Mother’s Day

The Man Beast and I are a little behind this Mother’s Day. It doesn’t help that we live a few states away from our madres, so we can’t just go to Tuesday Morning, pick up something cute, and head over