Tall Tale Tuesdays

A Ferret Named Billy

Today, I woke up to the sun streaming in my windows. The soft glow interrupted my dreaming state at the precise moment when the Prince was about to kiss me. How terribly disappointed I was not to touch his lips with mine... CLICK TO READ MORE!

Year In Reading

Little Golden Book’s The Jolly Barnyard

It’s the farmer’s birthday!  He is celebrating it with a cheerful mood and by feeding his livestock... Subscriber Content It’s the farmer’s birthday!  He is celebrating it with a cheerful mood and by feeding his livestock.  The barnyard animals show their appreciation by giving him milk, wool, and anything else the farmer needs. The Jolly… Continue reading Little Golden Book’s The Jolly Barnyard

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P.D. Eastman’s Are You My Mother?

In this adorable little book, a baby bird is about to hatch from his egg... Subscriber Content In this adorable little book, a baby bird is about to hatch from his egg.  Thinking that her child will be hungry once he escapes from his shell, the mother bird flies off to find food for her… Continue reading P.D. Eastman’s Are You My Mother?

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Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts

This book begins with Rachel, a Londoner who has lost her job, her boyfriend and her aunt, inheriting a home in Longhampton with rescue kennels and acres of land... Subscriber Content This book begins with Rachel, a Londoner who has lost her job, her boyfriend and her aunt, inheriting a home in Longhampton with rescue… Continue reading Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts

Fun Facts

100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #11

As a child, I would sneak into the refrigerator to eat cooked smelt as if it was candy.  Today, this fisherman’s daughter has an aversion towards fish.  However, I will still eat a tuna sandwich and the occasional McDonald’s fish fillet.

Fun Facts

100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #5

I have a stuffed purple lamb sitting on my dresser.  I call it“Lambie.”  It was a high school graduation gift from my grandparents.  They had remembered the original Lambie, a white musical lamb, that I once had when I was five.  I had religiously wound it up prior to falling asleep so that I could listen… Continue reading 100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #5

Fun Facts

100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #3

I have three cats.  Chekotay is the oldest at 14 years, and he was named after one of my favorite Star Trek characters.  Salem is my 4 year-old black cat, and he was a feral kitten when we rescued him before Halloween.  And, Luckydust is also a rescue and is still a kitten at 21 months!