January 21, 2012

See that cute dog over there? That’s our dog Mango. This story is all his fault. I had no focus yesterday and I felt like a big fat liar after  yesterday’s post. Finally I smacked myself around and settled in and worked.  I was writing. I was focusing. I’m talking laser focus. I was hungry…

April 12, 2008

Okay, so I’m a day behind. It was a rough week! Maybe one day I’ll have to do two poems to make it up to you (to me?) Mango, sweet delicious and furry.Furry? Furry!The cutest dog on the planet.My dog, Mango. http://feeds.feedburner.com/BrainBurps

March 5, 2008

I’m trying to write, but our seven-month-old puppy, Mango, is in my studio doing his new favorite thing to do. He has a big, hollow, heavy bone which we stuff with treats or cheese, and he picks it up and drops it. Loudly. Here is a picture of him so you’ll now why I can’t…

January 9, 2013

Subscribe to the podcast! Subscribe to the marketing spin off! During the show you’ll hear about Facebook thanks for my LIKERS me, completely giddy over being back on the air after a break the Mango Goes to Work video below thanks a review from Julie Falatko of Stay: the True Story of Ten Dogs Michaela Muntean (Author), K.C….

Baby Sophie
September 28, 2012

Congrats! You’re expecting a baby! Start talking, baby! Not the baby. I mean YOU. These days we know it’s not so crazy as it sounds: that developing children’s literacy skills actually begin during pregnancy. When mothers talk to their babies while they’re still in the womb many researchers believe that’s actually the first step in…

February 5, 2011

When Grace Lin contacted me and asked me to fill in for her while she was traveling for school visits, I was thrilled. I highly recommend you check out the Blue Rose Girls blog, but in case you’re thinking, “Well, I’m here now, Katie, so what’d you post over there?”, (Grammar Girl, how does one…