Hey Aspiring Mystery Writers! Jump on the Train to Success

Originally posted on Annie Tillery Mysteries:
Frank presents at Seeds of Love Rec Center in Bay Shore, L.I. Frank gives advice to young women about writing. Author, Linda Maria Frank, creator of Annie Tillery Mysteries offers two workshops to put you on the road to writing your first mystery. THE MYSTERY WRITER’S WORKSHOP unlocks your…

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Shipwreck Cove Spray Park Bay Shore Marina

What an awesome place for kids and adults to keep cool this summer! Right next to the Bayshore Marina, this is one of the cool spots on Long Island I will be visiting frequently this summer. Shipwreck Cove Spray Park Bay Shore Marina My daughter had a blast and so did I, today was such […]

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What is included in your bedtime routine with your toddler?

A local Momee wrote me an email asking me about my routine with Mia at bedtime In the book HELP! My toddler came without instructions by Blythe Lipman there is a chapter called Mr. Sandman, Bring Me Some Dreams Toddlers and Bedtime She says to keep it routine… consistency is key. If bedtime is 7pm then always put your toddler in […]

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Miss Exceptional Long Island

“Miss Exceptional is a unique beauty pageant that allows girls with disabilities to gain self-confidence and experience all that life has to offer. Everyone deserves a chance to shine and everyone deserves the opportunity to unleash their fullest potential. Our pageant was specifically designed to allow girls with any disability to own the spotlight and […]

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Play Dough Snails on Wheels

So the movie Turbo comes out today (July 19th) and whenever a fun kid movie comes out I want to do a fun activity that goes along with the movie. The movie is about  “A misfit snail with a need for speed & strives to earn a slot in the Indy 500 in this adrenaline-charged adventure for […]

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National Corn Fritter Day

Happy National Corn Fritter Day! Celebrate by making your family some delicious Corn Fritters or try my family favorite —-> Corn Pancakes Related articles July 16 – National Corn Fritters Day (ireport.cnn.com) National Corn Fritters Day (foodimentary.com) Corn Fritters (thegoodnewsauthors.wordpress.com) Spicy Corn Fritters (paninigirl.wordpress.com)

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Author Spotlight: Dorothy McPartland

Dorothy McPartland is a local Long Island author who has a heart of gold and an amazing artistic talent in writing and painting. Dorothy is a local Momee with 2 grown daughters and 2 beautiful granddaughters. When she is not working with kids in the afternoon school program SCOPE or spending time with her beautiful family. […]

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Play- Doh States of America

Play-Doh recently completed all the icons for all the States in America on their Facebook page —- > Play-Doh I loved looking at the stages each day of each state as they decided which icon would be for each state. Of course New York we have our Lady Liberty representing and I think they did […]

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Let Them Be Eaten By Bears

A Fearless Guide to Taking Our Kids into the Great Outdoors This book is very well written and an easy read by Peter Brown Hoffmeister. Peter is a father, educator, guide and writer. Peters’ guide is great for getting the kids outdoors and enjoying nature. Whether you want to go on a family hike, go […]

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Binoculars Craft

Make your own Binocular Craft with your kids to either see things in different colors ( inside or out ) or to check out all the fun things outside. Outside there are so many cool things to discover along with bird watching. With its yarn string your child can wear their binoculars on the go for a […]

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