Category Archives: Miscellaneous

It’s Okay To Be Happy!

Negativity is nothing more than a socially accepted form of mental illness. I know people who, when asked how their day was, have never said, “I had a good day!” Instead, they say, “It was okay,” no matter how good it was. I remember being in a room full of people once, at a seminar.… Read More…

How To Avoid Raising An Adult Child

I can’t believe how often I see adults throwing temper tantrums. Something gets them upset and they huff and they puff and they blow their cool right out the window. They throw things, punch holes in the wall, slam doors, slam people, scream, cry, spew hate-filled words…you get the picture. So often, way too often, they do this in front… Read More…

Twas the Night Before the Tooth Fairy (with video)

 Twas the night before the Tooth Fairy And all through the house All the creatures were stirring Yes, even the mouse. The children were jumping up and down on their beds, While visions of fairy dust danced in their heads. “Please settle down,” Mommy said with a yawn. “The tooth fairy will come, but not… Read More…

Self Publishing

Self Publishing

“It ain’t all it’s cracked up to be”, is what my best-selling author friend told me about being traditionally published. All of her many books have been published by big traditional publishing houses. Yet, she was the first person to encourage me to self-publish my first children’s book. So I did. Well, I learned that… Read More…