Tag: Kid’s Health

“Love Yourself, and that includes your Cancer.” – Why our Daughter is NOT Fighting Cancer

The words slip out automatically – ‘We have another battle on our hands,’ ‘We’re going to fight this together.’ It’s the cancer lingo,  jargon everyone uses to talk about cancer. The implication that Cancer is the foreign body, the enemy inside, something to be battled, fought, rallied against and…hated. Hated? I’ve used these words with…

Haven’t heard about my new kid’s books business venture? Then please read this…

Last year I decided to make my dreams come true: I wanted to write about health – for kids, I wanted to write books and I wanted those books published. There was some publisher interest in one of my series from a major publishing house – things looked super promising but then it was rejected…

“Barbie” and a School Book Fair: Why I said ‘No’ to the Barbie Book

I’ve just come home from a local school book fair where there was a rather large selection of “Barbie” story, craft and activity books on sale, I was ignoring those and was instead rummaging through the good fodder, hoping to find a decent, inspiring yet wholesome early reader or creative craft book for my five…