I would bet that for those of you reading this, you would agree that teaching children to be responsible can be difficult. In fact, sometimes 'teaching moments' present themselves and you have to capitalize on them. Like the time when I drove all the way to Lakeville (from Victoria) to Jack's soccer game only to hear, as I get out of the car, "Mom! I forgot my cleats!" And I must confess, my first reaction was to turn around and drive all the way home to get those cleats because otherwise I…Continue
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I'd like to announce the release of my latest children's picture book, Frederico the Mouse Violinist! Blurb:…Continue
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I am being featured on Bizymoms homepage as expert of the week. Thanks for letting me brag!
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Celebrate the Million Man March with this wonderfully illustrated book by Kelly Starling Lyons at
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Happy 1 year Anniversary to Women On The Fence Blog
Yes, it was September 11th, 2009 when I clicked PUBLISH on my very first Blog post... a rookie with a dream.
So, to honor the day, I have created something special I'd like you ALL to be a part of.
Please help me spread the word. I urge you to spread the word.…Continue
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The weather’s heating up here in Southern California. We’re fortunate to live just a mere 20-minute drive above the valley below because temperatures easily pass 100 degrees daily in the summer. As you climb the mountain, you literally watch the temperature gauge in the car drop degree by degree, till you arrive at home. A decent 15-20 degrees cooler simply because we’re at 5,000 feet.
But it still gets hot up here in the mountains.
And the hot weather…Continue
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Polarn O.Pyret, the Swedish children’s clothes industry veteran, whose signature stripes took the US by the storm a little more than a year ago. PO.P’s perfect balance between innocence,
fairytale and extraordinary design does come at a price but this is what the season
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Happy Saturday! A few things to browse this weekend on Sharing Saturday…
* a review of something we appreciate,
* links to online contests or give-aways (because I’m a
sucker for both), and
* links to a few good reads (e.g. articles, blog posts,
My sharing is focused on living a simple, environmentally-friendly, and balanced lifestyle.…
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