Top 10 Picture Books for Kids

Top 10 Picture Books for Kids

I’m going to take a moment to list my 10 favorite picture books for kids.  I feel like a good picture book can be picked up at any time in your life and you appreciate it! I remember how fun it was when I had my first child and got to go to the children’s section of the bookstore and pick out stories and books to read at night.  It’s a different journey to read a picture book than to sit and invest yourself in a novel.  So I wanted to make a list of my 10 current favorite children’s picture books that I think any adult or child can enjoy 🙂 Continue reading “Top 10 Picture Books for Kids”

Your Creativity Journal

Your Creativity Journal

What has been so very interesting the last few months is figuring out how to market my book, market myself and to feel that it’s all done in an authentic way (this is because I’m really not a sales person and the whole hard sale situation is a big turn off to me … but I’ve written this book that I want to share and I want to continue to write … which means I need to sell it and gain interest in both my book and who I am as a person) Continue reading “Your Creativity Journal”

‘Let Your Kids In’ to What You Do

‘Let Your Kids In’ to What You Do

So in my house, We homeschool. I have three children and we plan on homeschooling them as long as possible…

It’s interesting trying to have a bit of a career or creative life of my own while I homeschool.  It’s a balance that is constantly shifting. There are moments I need to stop and shift attention to something other than their learning and there are times that I need to concentrate on me or them … or my littlest who requires the most attention now that she’s practically at a run (she’s just 1).

B7nfaHsCUAA3QD- Continue reading “‘Let Your Kids In’ to What You Do”

How to Start Writing – My Favorite Prompts

How to Start Writing – My Favorite Prompts

I was thinking about my favorite writing prompts through the years.  Not just the ones that got me writing in the moment … but the ones that I go back to every time I’m looking for inspiration.  The one that really gets me thinking outside of my own habits.  The writing prompts that have literally started stories, poems, and my Masters Thesis.

There have been a few.

They usually come along with a fantastic teacher or writing peer 🙂 Continue reading “How to Start Writing – My Favorite Prompts”

Up ↑