Tea With Kathy

Having Fun With Dash!

I am enrolled in the Picture Book Summit in October.  Tommy dePaola is one of the main speakers.  Did you know he was a monk?  The Picture Book Summit sent me a cute little character…

Great Words To Live By :)

While reading a children’s book, I came across these words –“I told her what she did correctly and helped her with the difficult parts.” So many times it’s the other way around.  We tell them…

Hello! I Am Back!

So sorry that I have not posted for a while, but I am back and hope to be posting every day. I would like to remind followers that I have a post office box and…

The Giving Keys

This Christmas, I was given a very unique, touching gift.  A friend sent me a key from The Giving Keys.  It came on a chain and the key was engraved with the word inspire.  This…

The Paper Dolls by Julia Donaldson

November Picture Book Month When I was little, I LOVED playing with paper dolls! I would spend hours, cutting out the clothes, creating my own (not very good :)) doll clothes and finally playing with…

National Authors Day!

What a wonderful day! I would love to get a letter, so I am writing to one of my favorite authors — Dr. Seuss! Dear Dr. Seuss! I have always enjoyed you! As a first…