Aug 292018
 
DAR - Radical

That’s right–the Daughters of the American Revolution is truly radical.  If you check a dictionary, you see that radical actually means “of or going to the root or origin” and we love finding our roots and honoring them.   radical [rad-i-kuh l] SynonymsExamplesWord Origin adjective of or going to the root or origin; fundamental: a radical difference. Find your roots and honor them this September 17-21 as we celebrate our Constitution. 

Aug 082018
 
Instead of an Apple

Giving  the teacher an apple to polish her up for the year and convince her that little Johnny possesses excellent skills is outdated. Why not make sure Johnny is an excellent writer by playing writing games from Teach Writing Without a Pencil with him. Give the teach a copy also.  She will love it and [read more…]

Jul 162018
 
Thinking of Tanya

Thinking of my sister-in-law, Tanya, today.  She gave amazing parties in the doll world. This Tanya receiving the doll the Madame Alexander company created in Tanya’s likeness to raise money for breast cancer victims. At one she spot-lighted me and hosted me as a speaker. I sold a lot of  books and dolls. Marketing can [read more…]

Jun 242018
 
June 25- 29, 2018 Fun, Free History for Kids

        Award-Winning Constitution Camp 4 Kids Fun, Family and Free June 25-29, 2018 Near downtown Granbury Notice the change of the times: 8:45-noon. Registration www.ConstitutionCamp.org Compared to other nations, the United States is young. But at 230 years, our Constitution is by far the longest lasting constitution in human history. More importantly, [read more…]

Jun 162018
 
Cover Stories are Always Great!

Bell County Living article on page 10   Amarillo Living article on  Recently, I’ve had the joy of writing about 4-H Clubs, how the new 4-H has embraced the generations, opened up new opportunities and provide leaders for our future. The great new is two new cover stories for me and the hope that more [read more…]

May 282018
 
Unicorn in the Bible

Words have meanings and the meaning can change from time and place according to our circumstance. Pastor Mark Forest encourages his congregation to study the Bible from the perspective of the audience to whom it was written. Take the unicorn: If you get an old 1828 Noah Webster’s Dictionary, which is the very first edition [read more…]

May 192018
 
CC4K Fun, Free and the Constitution

CC4K Fun, Family and Free! Registration limited. June 25-29, 2018. Notice the change of the times:8:45-noon. Registration for Constitution Camp 4 Kids is limited so don’t wait. CC4KCC4K Register your kids just out of 1st through 6th grades for our June 25-29, 2018. Notice the change of the times:8:45-noon. You will meet “interesting” historic characters. [read more…]