Dancing on the Head of a Pen (Book Review)

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  "Dancing on the Head of a Pen:  The Practice of a Writing Life" is a memoir, advice column, instruction manual, and self-help book, nicely packaged in an easy to read novella dotted with lots of hints and practical advice for those who chose to write as a vocation.  Benson shares his writing process, admits imperfections, and offers humorous insight into the life … [Read more...]

All’s Fair in Love and Cupcakes (Book Review)

Lucas and Kat have been best friends in the small town of Bayou Bend, Louisiana for years.  As friendship turns to potential romance, each is afraid to make the first move.  Personal insecurities and career aspirations threaten the couple before platonic love has a chance to bloom.  As critical decisions must be made about living situations and employment, Lucas and Kat find … [Read more...]

The Young Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting and Running a Business Review

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    The Young Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting and Running a Business is an information guide that is extremely useful to those that are interested in operating their own company, but have no idea how to get started.  With topics ranging from choosing an opportunity to create a business and understanding the lingo to raising money and writing a business plan, … [Read more...]

Great Book Giveaway for those who have, will have, had, or have been a teenage girl…..

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Enough: 10 Things We Should Be Telling Teenage Girls by Kate Conner As mother to a daughter I already dread the teenage years.  They're scary.  They come with changing bodies, charged hormones, overwhelming emotions, and lots of change for both mother and daughter.  Of all the times in my life, the teenage years are not ones I would care to repeat; especially junior … [Read more...]

¡SABOR! Learning Spanish Can Be Fun and Easy (Review)

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¡SABOR! En Espanol (Whistlefritz-Inspiring Young Minds)  ¡SABOR! is a fantastically fun CD geared toward introducing youngsters to Spanish.  A welcome reprieve from the monotonous droning that so often results when repetitious recordings are used to introduce new languages, ¡SABOR! surrounds young listeners with joyous dancing music and easy to learn lyrics.  The songs have … [Read more...]