9 Ways to Make Writing Fun for Kids

Kids are so smart and creative, it blows me away. Last week I had the honor of teaching a word camp for kids 9-12 at Alvan N. Belding Memorial Library. It was the best experience I've had all summer. We took some extra steps to make writing fun and made some discoveries along the way.… Continue reading 9 Ways to Make Writing Fun for Kids

Inspiration, Lifestyle, Writing

Got goals? Learn from the pros!

Last week we discussed #goals. This week, we’ll talk about how to achieve those goals. Here’s a simple step-by-step process that takes a lot of time and effort: Step 1: Learn from the pros. Step 2: Do what the pros do. Step 3: Achieve goal. No matter what your goals is – writing a book,… Continue reading Got goals? Learn from the pros!


Where Do Ideas Come From?

I'll confess I love to brainstorm. I have far more ideas than I have time to write about. But if you look at my life in general it's pretty uneventful, most would consider it boring. Lets examine how I live. I'm a stay at home mom for one, I watch far more Disney than I… Continue reading Where Do Ideas Come From?


Writer Resources- My Go To List

We all have places online we have stumbled upon and cling to on a daily or weekly basis. These are people we look up to and are eager to learn from. My list represents industry professionals that drop gems of information every week. All you have to do it come pick them up. Not 100% of everything is… Continue reading Writer Resources- My Go To List

Hand Lettering, Inspiration

Hand Lettering Heroes

Today I wanted to share with you some of the people I look up to most in the Hand Lettering World.  There are lots of different kinds of Hand lettering out there, from sign painters to calligraphers and everything in between.  This is my list of my top 5 Hand Lettering Heroes.  I have been… Continue reading Hand Lettering Heroes