Thank God for Grandparents

Thank God for Grandparents

by Audra Rogers

I bit into a piece of dark chocolate as I sat in my favorite living room chair. I poured a small cup of coffee and exhaled loudly, forcing myself to take an afternoon breather while my toddler napped.

I was in the thick of packing for a trip back home to see our families for the holidays. 

 

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5 Surprising Ways to Boost Creativity

5 Surprising Ways to Boost Creativity

by Seedling

“New Year, New You.” It’s the ubiquitous phrase we see and hear as the calendar turns over to 2016.  As we head into January, we prefer to put a colorful spin on it, enhancing health and happiness by finding new ways to boost creativity.  The key, though, is to think of creativity broadly. You don’t have to enroll your family in painting classes to meet your wellness goals — unless, of course, you want to! 

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Create Your Child's I Am A Girl Story!

Create Your Child's I Am A Girl Story!

by Twigtale

I Am A Girl was scripted by Catherine Connors. It is a story meant to help young girls realize their limitless potential by opening their minds to a world free of traditional stereotypes.  We are partnering with Catherine to donate a portion of the proceeds from sales of the book to She's the First, an organization that helps educate girls in low-income countries around the world. 

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Cover Story - Lauren

Cover Story - Lauren

by Twigtale

We're excited to introduce a new regular feature to the Twigtale blog! Carrie Southworth, our co-founder, will be presenting some of her favorite Twigtale book covers. In Carrie's own words, "As the Founder of Twigtale, nothing gives me more joy than seeing the covers of ordered books come through our site." Now she will be sharing that joy with you! 

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