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Ask the Expert: The Makings of a Picture Book with Lindsay Barry   Recently updated !

Ask the Expert  had the chance to talk with  Journey to Constellation Station author Lindsay Barry about  her first picture book. Your picture book, Journey to Constellation Station, published by Thumbkin Prints is your first children’s book. It’s a beautiful book inspired […]


Ask the Expert: Writing A First Novel with Christa Avampato   Recently updated !

Ask the Expert speaks with Christa Avampato, author of the young adult novel Emerson Page and Where the Light Enters,  about the experience of writing and publishing her first novel…and, (spoiler alert) why so many adults love YA lit! Your […]


Fictional Guest Blogger: Katie Jacobs from A Hundred Weddings

5 Tips for a Perfect Wedding By Katie Jacobs Oh, that title makes me laugh. Perfect wedding? No such thing. But as a seasoned (I love that word) wedding planner/daughter/consultant/attendant/guest, I can tell you a few things I’ve learned over […]


Ask the Expert: Writing & Cultivating Personal Power

Ask the Expert explores  the mind, the body and the process of writing with Laura Probert.   Some writers swear by a specific routine that they follow each time they prepare to write in order to “get into the mood” […]


Power of Persistence: Being a Woman-Owned Business

by Meredith Maslich The theme of 2017’s International Women’s Day is #beboldforchange.  And leaders are calling on everyone to “help forge a better working world — a more inclusive, gender-equal world.” And that has inspired me to write this blog […]


Gift Ideas for Under $15!

Books! (you probably saw that coming, right? ) For fans of gripping novels with strong female main characters: Wissahickon Souls, Unfit, and Becoming Jonika  For readers of romance or classic chic-lit, we recommend: The Plan, The Pursuit, or A Hundred Weddings If […]


#ShopSmall (or 5 Fun Facts About Us)

The title of this post refers to one of the hashtags associated with Small Business Saturday. The other popular one is #SmallBizSat.  You probably know that Small Business Saturday was started (and perpetuated) by American Express. But hopefully the fact […]