When I Grow Up…

February 27, 2018 by Carrie De Simas

Why do we push our children to think about what they want to be when they grow up?It’s a common question especially as children graduate through the levels of schooling: What do you want to be? What do you want

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How to Make a Shark Attack Blanket – DIY with Instructions

January 31, 2018 by RC Gunn

Shark blankets are the super scariest blankets this side of the bed. Kids love them. Sometimes to sleep in, sometimes to play in, sometimes to feed their stuffed animals into. Whatever their focus, no kid can resist these blankets. What’s great

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The Write Way — Linguistic Parenting

March 31, 2018 by Carrie De Simas

Last week my father came for a visit, during which my six-year-old was trying to pack his backpack for an outing and getting increasingly frustrated. Turns out that every car he owned would not fit into the blue Puma bag no matter

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12 Ways to Keep Your Book in the News – Part II

September 21, 2016 by Sandra Beckwith

Publishers are willing to publicize nonfiction books when they’re released, but they rarely do much after the launch to keep books in the news, even though most deserve ongoing media exposure. Here are some easy things you can do to

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