Friday Roll Call: Austin

Meet Austin. That was his hair for “Crazy Hair Day” and those are his crazy-long eyelashes that are peeking out from under his brow.  That would be about as far as I’d go in using the word “crazy” to describe …

Wednesday Roll Call: Zinnia

Meet Zinnia. She is everything the flower is that shares her name:  unique, lovely, bright, popular and resilient.  I first met Zinnia when she was in Kindergarten; she played “Alvin” in the performance of the well-known, “Alvin and the Chipmunks” …

Monday Roll Call: Elena

Meet Elena. In choosing characters inspired by the Roger Hargreaves Mr. Men and Little Miss series, I’m surprised she chose to write a story about Little Miss Lazy because Elena is many things, but she is certainly not lazy.  A character …

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Ode to Dad

It’s hard to come across a fun, little Father’s Day poem to honour our dear Dads, so this year I decided to come up with my own.  I’m not thrilled with it but seeing as the special day is this …

Ministry of Letters

What’s better than an alphabet?  A singing alphabet, of course. …Our mission, friends, is clear and true – To help boys and girls like you! To show how wonderful words can be – All from the humblest A, B, C… …