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About Erika

Worked in film and TV for several years before having my two wonderful children. Now I try to bring that creative input into my home to raise my kids. Hope you enjoy following this journey!

Frankie Dupont and the Lemon Festival Fiasco Review

  About the Book Title: Frankie Dupont and The Lemon Festival Fiasco | Author: Julie Anne Grasso | Illustrator: Alexander Avellino | Publication Date: March 29, 2015 | Publisher: Independent | Pages: 100 | Recommended Ages: 8 to 12 Summary: Hot off cracking his first official case, Frankie Dupont is … Continue reading

Billy Bobble Makes a Magic Wand Book Review

  About the Book Title: Billy Bobble Makes a Magic Wand | Author: R.S. Mellette | Publication Date: December 8, 2014 | Publisher: Elephant’s Bookshelf Press | Pages: 284 | Recommended Ages: 10+ Book Description: “E = mc2 is no longer the most powerful force in the universe. Your wand … Continue reading

Father’s Day Time!

Father’s Day is Almost Here! I can’t believe May is almost over and it’s almost Father’s Day! As usual, the date almost crept up on me… But fortunately I was given a catalog for Father’s Day gifts from Don Roberto’s Jewelers to chose my favorite picks, so this year I … Continue reading

Rachel’s Day in the Garden – Yoga for Kids

About the Book Title: Rachel’s Day in the Garden (A Kids Yoga Spring Colors Book) | Author: Giselle Shardlow | Illustrator: Hazel Quintanilla | Publication Date: December 23, 2014 | Publisher: Kids Yoga Stories | Number of pages: 34 | Recommended age: 3 to 6 years Summary: Experience the benefits … Continue reading

Movie Class for Kids: Breakdown and Movie Roles

The Last Review As the school year comes to a close, we’re finally preparing in Movie Class to shoot the Kids’ movies! This class we reviewed their rewritten scripts, made a few changes in dialogue and action, getting things ready to move forward with the actual production of their work. … Continue reading