A longtime freelance writer and editor turned children’s book author, I am passionate about the link between written and visual storytelling. I am a major proponent of nurturing creativity and independent thinking in children and leveraging those strengths in our children’s education and daily life.
Here you’ll find the latest on my picture books for creative children and my blog, where I discuss parenting, education, and children’s books with a focus on creativity.
An Interactive Children’s Book for Creative Young Minds:
The Nighttime Adventures of Calvin and Ollie, an illustrate-it-yourself adventure, invites children to enjoy the journey of reading with the joy of creating.
From the blog…
How Reading Aloud With Your Child Helps Their Learning Development
Reading aloud to your child offers countless benefits, building a strong bond and setting them up for academic and life-long success.
Extracurricular Activities for Kids: How Much Is Too Much?
We see a lot of warnings about overscheduling children but also a lot of research supporting extracurriculars activities for kids. When it comes to extracurricular activities, how much is too much?
Fun Activities to Teach Your Kids Sustainability This Summer
If you want to focus on sustainability this summer, here are some great ways to get kids involved and build and eco-conscious mindset.