Adventures With Buster Teaches About Life With a Guide Dog

I was contacted recently by London Pickett, the author of a new book (available on Amazon) called Adventures With Buster. London is visually impaired, and Buster is her official Guide Dog. The book tells the story of when she met Buster, what they had to do to train together, and then details several adventures they […]

My Dad Tells Terrific Bedtime Stories (Give Away!)

I was contacted this summer by Scott Harpole, of Scott has created and recorded a whole collection of stories for kids to enjoy at bedtime. There are printed books and audio cd’s as well as downloadable tracks. Scott has even created a monthly club called The My Dad’s Bedtime Stories Readers Club. For $6 […] Hosts Run & Hug
Share Your Story

Do you have any long-lost family members that you haven’t seen in years? Would you love to reconnect? Share your story before December 19, 2011 for a chance to win an all-expenses paid reunion as well as $1000 cash. Once the entry session closes, the public will vote on the stories, and a winner will […]

1 Great Tool to Enhance Kids’ Storytelling

I ran across a fascinating site the other day and immediately had the boys try it out. It’s called, and it’s the fastest way to create your own animated movie that I’ve ever seen. Click on the Make Movies button right under the site name, and you’ll see 6 different styles of movie that […]

Overheard 11-11-07

In the car on the way to church this morning…. The Manager:  Hey Mom!!  My Bible has pictures in it of those people.  (Shows me cartoon drawing of Adam and Eve.) Me: Yes honey, do you know their names? The Mercenary: Adam and Eve! Me: Yes, but I was asking the little boys. The Mercenary, […]