Thanksgiving Turkey Craft

This little guy sits proudly on his plate....more

Writing for Children: The MDQ

Writing tips…...more

Writing for Children: Story Conflict

Writing tips…You may not realize it, but every story has conflict. Every story. Just like the “story concept” and the “MDQ”, if there is no conflict, there is no story. Even the most innocent, feel good, lovey dovey, soft-hearted children’s book story has conflict....more

Ghostly Sea Shell Garland

Sea Shell Ghosts...more

Easy Oyster Craft

Students show off their oysters....more

Writing for Children: How to Come Up with the Story Concept

The Story Concept...more

10 Tips for Disney World

 After talking about it for six years and planning for two years, we (the hubby, our two kids and I) finally made the BIG TRIP to Disney World. And it was so worth it!The stress over travel arrangements, expenses, and family pets left behind were all forgotten as soon as we arrived in Florida. The weather was beautiful and everything from accommodations to multiple theme parks both met and exceeded expectations.However, there were some ups and downs along our journey. I'm going to share some tips I learned for next time around....more