kids

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The Importance of Being Creative

As most of you know, I have loved writing the Hello Little Owl books.  They are my passion project! I enjoy writing blogs about each of my characters, to share with you the life lessons that they teach. I also illustrate, finding it satisfying to work with color and composition. […]

Float Away like Augie

Have you ever had one of those days? You know what I mean…one of those days where EVERYTHING is just ruffling your feathers and nothing is going right?  We all have those kind of days. And by all, I mean ALL of us, including our little ones.  How do you […]

Meet Burton Longhorn, AKA Desperado

Burton Longhorn, aka Desperado, is large and in charge. As friendly as the day is long, Desperado wouldn’t hurt a fly. In fact, he is caring and clever and the first to come to someone’s rescue.  Although he is a large Texas Longhorn, he is a gentle giant. He helps […]

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Bullying

According to the American Psychological Association, “Bullying is a form of aggressive behavior in which someone intentionally and repeatedly causes another person injury or discomfort. Bullying can take the form of physical contact, words, or more subtle actions. The bullied individual typically has trouble defending him or herself and does […]