Book Review: Balloons for Tiger by Lori Orlinsky

How can children begin to heal after losing a pet? Balloons for Tiger takes an imaginative look at this tough topic as colorful balloons travel from the hands of children to their beloved cat who has passed on.

book review: The Overly Honest Teacher by Meredith Essalat M.Ed

As both a teacher and school principal, Meredith Essalat has lived the daily challenges of helping children navigate through their young lives. She has seen the struggles that parents have as they balance longer working hours with the demands of home life. Essalat offers hard-won pointers, enabling parents, teachers, and students alike to encourage one another while holding everyone accountable for their actions. Combining humor with straightforward, practical advice, β€œThe Overly Honest Teacher” is a fresh take on 21st century child-rearing and development. The results will be well-adjusted, positive, enthusiastic young adults ready to work hard and take on the world. And isn't that what we all want for our children?

What Would You Do If You Could Do It “Again, But Better” – Inspired by the Christine Riccio Novel

I am reading β€œAgain, But Better” by Christine Riccio and it has inspired me to write this blog post. What would you do if you had a second chance? What would you do if you could do it again, but better? I have read the first chapter of the book and oddly enough, as simple as … Continue reading What Would You Do If You Could Do It “Again, But Better” – Inspired by the Christine Riccio Novel