June 21, 2012

When my son, Benny, finished kindergarten we got him tested. When the results came back and we were told he had ADHD I started a journey that has frustrated me to astonishing degrees and taught me amazing things about my kids, my family, my marriage and myself. Trying to figure out what was best for…

June 19, 2012

Well, celebrate if you have a 100th episode of your podcast, that is! But frankly, I think you could do this for anything – including celebrating your latest book being published! You can get this cover, too, by clicking here. Imagine an iphone case with your book cover!

May 26, 2012

I struggle with this. I really do. I started giving tips and support to people who needed it, and it turned into a business and a joy. But there are weeks – like these past few – where I’m busy with my writing, or family, or just whatever. And then I have guilt. I know…

May 18, 2012

She lived close by, and we appeared at a local book festival together for many years. Goodbye! You can read more about this amazing Newbery winner here.

May 4, 2012

And best part? My friend Joyce Wan’s book, You Are My Cupcake is in this! Keep an eye out for this cover: Check out my new job title here!

March 16, 2012

Seen at PLA (Public Library Association meeting in PA this week):

March 15, 2012

When I knew I was going to the Highlights Founders workshop for five days, I set up my blog posts for the whole week. This week, not so much. But then again, here is what happened, starting Saturday: Benny (son) in ski accident> ER>leg brace Ruby (daughter) 103 fever through Tuesday Jerry on biz trip…

March 6, 2012

From LitWorld: Your Top 7 Actions for an Incredible WRAD! 1. Host a Book Swap Bash with your friends and bring short pieces to read that make people laugh. 2. Gather a group of children, donate some books and stay awhile to read them together. 3. Change your social media avatars to the WRAD Badge…