I went to the SCBWI Conference in 2010 and met up with a group of ladies from this board, and it really made the trip enjoyable. I missed last year, but I'm going again this August.Is anyone else…Continue
"I think saying "no cellphones" is actually too easy of an answer. As parents, we have to teach our kids how to be responsible. That includes the "dos and don'ts" of cellphone use.
Due to a severe medical issue, my daughter…"
"I don't mind odd things on a list as long as the kids actually use them. Last year, my son needed 4 color-specific plastic folders...that never got taken out of his backpack. We'd gone to 5 stores to find those folders and we still have…"
"Heather, that's too bad about the delay. I'm glad you made it in safe and sound.
Aarrgghh....I just read my post from last night. Someone should REALLY have pulled the laptop away from me. Let's see how often I can repeat the same…"
"I just got in. My flight was delayed on the ground at DFW for a very long time. I'll post a much longer (and much more glorious) post later, but I had to say how much fun I had! I'm also going to do a series of blog entries, but not until…"
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"I just found this thread. Thanks for the link, Georgia!
I'm going to be at the conference. I'm doing the YA Voice class too. I'd love to meet up with y'all. I've tried to go through all the pages, and I just want to verify.…"
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