Tag Archives: Reading is important

Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA!

Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA! My husband and I will be attending this Author’s Event on Sunday, April 15, 2018.  There will be up to 50 local and nationally known authors. I am … Continue reading

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Spring Showcase of Books on Sally Cronin’s Cafe & Bookstore!

I am honored to be included in this spring installment of authors on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog! Thank you, Sslly! Head over and spend some time perusing her list of authors and their books! You will find quite a variety … Continue reading

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Happy Easter and Passover!

HAPPY EASTER AND PASSOVER!   To children everywhere Easter is jelly beans, bunnies, plastic eggs filled with candy and money, baskets full of chocolate and all things that are sweet and delicious. To adults it has more meaning – Christ … Continue reading

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A Mighty Mouse Strikes Again!

I posted a short while back about some problems I was experiencing with a mouse. It was digging in my Christmas cactus and eating whatever it could find in boxes and bags in my pantry cabinet. I would find pieces … Continue reading

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How Important is Reading to Children’s Brain Development?

How important is reading to children’s brain development? I recently read an article by two doctors, Dr. Mehmet Oz & Dr. Michal Roizen, in my local newspaper that stated that ‘Reading is brain food for kids.’  Google this interesting article by … Continue reading

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