Improve Your Kids’ Writing Skills

Awhile back, I wrote an article for the fantastic website Voice Boks (the voice of parenthood) and outlined my suggestions for how to improve your children’s writing abilities. I described some easy activities for pre-school through elementary school age, such as creating your own touch and feel books, starting a vacation journal, using Mad Libs…

Reality TV Romance Trilogy By @hthurmeier

Are you a bookworm who enjoys reality TV or the entertainment industry? Then add these books to your summer reading list! All of the books are part of my #Books4RealityTVFans campaign, including the below Reality TV Trilogy by Heather Thurmeier. Each book in the trilogy is a love story that happens during filming of a…

Kids’ Happy Thoughts Rocks and Journal

I saw the movie The Internship, starring Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson, this summer and it really struck me how those guys worked so hard to instill a positive attitude in the jaded college interns on their team. In the movie, teams of interns compete to land a job at Google, but the teammates of…

Sending Postcards to Sick Children

With so many people taking summer vacations, this seemed like the perfect time to share a special website that I recently stumbled onto: Send Kids the World. How many times do you walk by shops selling postcards on your vacation? Send Kids the World features kids with life threatening illnesses and injuries and enables you…

Sink or Swim Romance Excerpt

This is my first time participating in the My Sexy Saturday Blog Hop. I hope you enjoy this steamy little excerpt from my mystery/romantic suspense novel Sink or Swim. Overall, the book is a clean read with nothing graphic, but Cassidy and Zach do have a great deal of chemistry. It comes across as even…