Wanna Sound Smarter?

How to Proofread
Remember covfefe? That is exactly the kind of mistake that a quick round of proofreading can catch. No one is[...]
7 Top Writing Tips
Want to sound smarter? Learn to write better!Know what most successful people have in common? They’re good communicators.Know which form[...]
Among vs. Between
Maybe you subscribed to “Dontcha Wanna Sound Smarter” because although you have a good understanding of English grammar, you want[...]

Be a Better Parent

How to Make Play Dough
Snowed in? Too cold to play outside? You're going to need an indoor activity until the snow lets up and[...]
How to Prevent Summer Slide
Hopefully, by now, the kids have had some time to relax and recover from the hectic school year schedule. (And[...]

Behind the Book

The Story Behind the Story
In the summer of 2012, my parents came to New England to visit my children and me. During this visit,[...]
Why I write
“How did you start writing?” is one question I am often asked when introduced as an award-winning author of two[...]
Why I Write Bilingual Personalized Children’s Books
The Why People are curious why a native English-speaker who only began the journey of developing fluency in Spanish in[...]