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I Feel Happy When I Meet Someone New

I feel happy when I meet someone new. When I look them straight in the eyes to say hello they feel happy, too.  Do you look people in the eyes when you meet them? ~Excerpt from the I Feel Happy series of children’s picture books I was doing an author visit at an elementary school… Read More…

I Feel Happy When I Am Wearing Exactly What I Want To Wear

I feel happy when I am wearing exactly what I want to wear. Even if it is a little crazy. What do you like to wear? Is it crazy? ~excerpt from Book Two of the I Feel Happy series of children’s picture books I was in third grade when I realized, for the first time,… Read More…

New Picture Book Series, I FEEL HAPPY!

Children are born happy, and we want to keep them that way. They will face situations where they must decide how they want to feel. I wrote a series of picture books for ages four to eight called, I Feel Happy, so children can stay happy forever. Even though happiness is natural all children experience… Read More…

I Feel Happy When I Remember My Manners

I feel happy when I remember my manners.  “Please” and “thank you” make people smile!  When did you remember your manners? ~excerpt from Book Three of the I Feel Happy series of Children’s picture books   Why does saying “please” and “thank you” make us happy? When we say “please” and “thank you” it is… Read More…