It's gonna be stinkin cold up here in the Northeast this Valentine's weekend and you know what that means right? No it doesn't mean that! I was thinking more along the lines of a warm fire, hot cup of coffee, and a stack of books..oh, and don't forget the chocolate, because after all, what's Valentine's Day without the… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – THE BEST PET OF ALL
Yiiiipppeeee!!!!! It's officially Friday Frenzy! You know what that means.... Some handpicked goodies inspired by one amazing children's book, A SICK DAY FOR AMOS McGEE by Philip & Erin Stead. Seriously, this book is fantabulous! I will shamelessly admit that although this particular book was winning awards and praises from all corners of the publishing world,… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – A SICK DAY FOR AMOS McGEE
It's that time of year again; apple cider, colorful foliage, pumpkin pie, jack-o-lanterns, bags of rocks..sorry Charlie Brown, it is what it is....and of course Susanna Leonard Hill's Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest! You knew I'd enter right? I just can't help myself. It's like Susanna and the cider spiced doughnuts know voodoo or something...I just… Continue reading HALLOWEEN MOUSE
Want to know what one of my favorite things is? Well, YES cake is one of them, but.... Look at that stack! Ain't it purty? So many things to love about that great stack! I mean, have you read The Curious Garden and sat in awe at the inspiring illustrations? How about Sam & Dave… Continue reading The Queen Speaks
Weeeee! It's that time of year again! Time for Susanna Leonard Hill's Annual Holiday Contest! You know what that means? That's Right! You're about to read my newest manuscript! Restrictions were.... 1. It had to be a children's story.....CHECK! 2. Theme is wild weather impacts the Holidays.....CHECK! 3. Not to exceed 350 words.....CHECK! Okie Dokie… Continue reading A Holiday Story!
You just finished off that last box of cereal, your trash is full, and the recycling doesn't come for two more days.... What on earth do you do with that cereal box? Well you send it to somebody else that's what! No, not the whole box silly...that would be weird! But this is not weird. This… Continue reading Post Card Fun!
Do you want to buy a book, And read it all day long? Wimbley's waited for so long, To sing his song, Today's his special day.... Do you want to buy a book? It doesn't have to be just one book.... You were singing that to the tune of Frozen's Do You Want To Build… Continue reading Book Birthday & Gimmicky Song
Yes I know we've done this before but.....Ya'll know what today is? Yes smarty pants it is Monday, but it's also the LAST Monday that I'll be an UNpublished author...for like the rest of my life!!!!!! Come next Monday I get to join the club....they aren't even gonna make me egg a car or anything...not even… Continue reading Lemon Basil & A FREE Giveaway!
Ya'll know what today is? Well, for starters it's Friday October 3, 2014...NATIONAL TACO DAY! And who doesn't love a day that we celebrate a food that is eaten without utensils? This Mama LOVES those kind of days. I mean, if no utensils are involved, then less clean up for me! WooHoo! Less clean up… Continue reading Big Announcement…and tacos too!
Ya'll know what's more fun than licking the icing beater? Well nothing really, but for an almost 4 yr. old this is close! Jamberry Nails! The new nail wrap, nail art craze! Seriously, just pull those babies out of the cute little package, find your hairdryer (I'm too cheap for the proper heater), and kindergarten… Continue reading Look At Those Nails!