Best Of, Goddess Gathering 2018, Goddess Month, WAHM

Creating your Jar of Everyday Miracles

I am enjoying a lazy Sunday today that involves quiet time, coffee and Pinterest. I am also doing some plotting and planning on the Embrace Your Inner Goddess Mini-Retreat Debbie Endres and I are holding next Sunday (2/25) at Prairie Bay Grill. Only seven more sleeps!   We have several really cool crafty activities planned… Read More Creating your Jar of Everyday Miracles

Best Of, Book Love, Multicultural Children's Book Resources

My Roundup of Gorgeous Chinese New Year Books and Crafts

I love holidays. Not just the “normal” ones like Christmas, Easter etc. I also appreciate the unique ones that give me and my family glimpses of other traditions and cultures. Chinese New Year is one of those kinds of holidays. Unlike our New Year celebrations, Chinese New Year is never on a fixed date because… Read More My Roundup of Gorgeous Chinese New Year Books and Crafts

Best Of, Goddess Month

A chance to embrace your Inner Goddess all month #GoddessMonth

February is Goddess Month. Before you start Googling like mad (because you’ve never heard of such a thing) just know that this isn’t a mainstream/well-known holiday. In fact, it didn’t exist until one of my besties and I decided a few years ago that our New Year technically didn’t begin February anyway because January is… Read More A chance to embrace your Inner Goddess all month #GoddessMonth

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Goddesses and Wise Women UNITE | A Women’s Gathering

Embracing Your Inner Goddess Gathering at Prairie Bay in Baxter, MN! Hosted by Debbie Endres and Becky Flansburg Sign up deadline is Friday, February 16, 2018 so don’t delay!   “Where there is a woman, there is magic.”  – Ntozake Shange   The Beauty of Who You Are It’s all about you. Looking within, knowing you… Read More Goddesses and Wise Women UNITE | A Women’s Gathering

Best Of, Book Love

Here’s to a fabulous #BookGivingDay in 2018!

I feel soooo lucky to be part of the team that is helping the #BookGivingDay crew share the much-anticipated poster reveal for Book Giving Day 2018! So cool! International #BookGivingDay Poster Reveal! So here we go….::drum roll::…Elys Dolan named as the illustrator for International Book Giving Day 2018 The poster is available to download, from the Book… Read More Here’s to a fabulous #BookGivingDay in 2018!

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A Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2018 Roundup of Diverse Kids’ Book Reviews!

Can you believe that the 5th annual Multicultural Children’s Book Day is TODAY? To say we are excited is an understatement! We’ve invited all of our classrooms and supporters to celebrate The Big Day anytime during 1/22 and 1/27 and we’ve already had some educators and organizations share their ReadYourWorld fun here. The buzz around this event is mind-blowing and we… Read More A Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2018 Roundup of Diverse Kids’ Book Reviews!

Best Of, Essentia Health, Health

The scoop on gluten-free eating

{shared with permission from Essentia Health} Gluten-free has achieved “health halo” status. Celebrities tout their gluten-free diets as healthier and a survey found many Americans believe such a diet improves both physical and mental health. In 2014, Consumer Reports’ National Research Center surveyed more than 1,000 Americans and discovered 63 percent thought a gluten-free diet… Read More The scoop on gluten-free eating