#52–Meet the Pelicans

#52–Meet the Pelicans

When you want to write stories about some people’s daily lives, you’d better do some research and learn something about them.  That’s what I did when I decided to write The Pelican Family Series, and I’m still researching and learning now. What would you want to know about pelicans?

#49 — Happy Scents

#49 — Happy Scents

Observing scents around us enhances the enjoyment and understanding of our world. When we talk to our children about what we are observing, they learn to connect what they are noticing, too. Aromas are connected to memories of our past. What are some of your Happy Scents?

#48 — Real or Make-Believe?

#48 — Real or Make-Believe?

Fact or Fiction? Real or Make-Believe? These are questions we all ponder daily. And, now, with so much technology widely available, it is even more difficult to determine. In our books, we put Real and Make-Believe side-by-side.

#43–We are all storytellers.

#43–We are all storytellers.

It is the week of World Storytelling Day. As we honor the great tradition of oral storytelling, let us not forget that we are all storytellers. Younger people are listening and watching what we say and do. May we do that in a way that helps us live together in harmony in our communities and in our world.