Entries by Mariet

Words that make your heart sing

I love words and I love poetry.  There is something about reading or listening to beautiful words that makes my heart sing and fills me with joy. If you think poetry is still the stuffy words that you had to listen to as background music while gazing out the window in class while daydreaming, you […]

Outdated Ideas about Stepmoms and Blended Families

I am a mom that sends kids to a house with a Stepmom. I am also a Stepmom. This gives me a unique perspective of the role of a Stepmom from both sides. According to the TIME magazine’s article Amazing Moms of the Animal Kingdom, Meerkats live in packs of about 20, dominated by one […]

Unforgettable Dr. Seuss Quotes

It is almost time to celebrate the birthday of the famous children’s author, Dr Seuss.  He was a writer, poet and cartoonist, among other things, in America that wrote funny, zany children’s books.   His real name was Theodor Seuss Griesel and was born on March 2, 1904 in Springfield, Massachusetts. What makes this year […]

Celebrating love with books

“Every great love starts with a great story…”  – Nicolas Sparks What better way to spend Valentine’s Day than with books.  Even better, International Book Giving Day is on Valentine’s Day.  So instead of just celebrating love, celebrate love with books.  Give the love of your life a book that tucked your heart strings or made […]