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Musical Monday: Best Day of My Life by American Authors

For my kids’ birthdays, I create a CD of their favorite songs for the year.  This is one my daughter recently chose for her 9th birthday CD and to me it captures her spirit. 411 more words


Emotional Interview - Maurice Sendak, Author of Where the Wild Things Are

This is a 5 minute snip of an audio interview with Maurice Sendak by Terry Gross. In this animated audio clip, he shares several poignant views on life just a year before his passing. 15 more words


Where the Wild Things Are

You may be wondering where I have been since my last post. Well, a few months ago my room transformed into a jungle, and I sailed to an island inhabited by wild things.  283 more words


Manderlay B & B

Brian and I took a quick trip to Milwaukee last week and we spent two nights at Manderly Bed & Breakfast. All of the hotels were booked in downtown Milwaukee which caused us to find this unexpected gem just a couple of miles outside of downtown. 194 more words


Where the Wild Things Are: Very Veggie Soup

It’s hard to go through childhood without reading Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak. For the past 50 plus years, it has been a popular read and has consistently ranked as one of the top picture books as voted by readers. 654 more words

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