Tag Archives: Girls

The Girl’s Guide to Rocking

When I was twelve years old, my grandfather sat down on the couch next to me and looked at me. “What instrument do you want to play, mija?” Violin was my immediate answer. I’d always wanted to play like Darby … Continue reading

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100 Dresses

I frankly can’t believe I haven’t reviewed this series before. Susan Maupin Schmid wrote a marvelous debut novel and has continued with a sequel that I love just as much. The 100 Dresses series follows the adventures of Darling Dimple … Continue reading

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Just Being Audrey

This week is a simple post, what with having gotten my first job (yay!), my second college class ending, and the holidays coming up. I’ve got some pretty special ideas for my December posts, but that’ll have to wait until … Continue reading

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Sweet Sixteen OR The Scariest Number Ever

Some people dread those little gray hairs they find in the mirror. Some people think that if they turn twenty, their life will truly begin – free from all parental supervision. Some wish they weren’t so old…when they turn thirty. … Continue reading

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The Scarlet Stockings Spy

I recently found this book while doing my own personal research on the American Revolution. Though not one of my very informative reads, it was an interesting book and I enjoyed the narrative. The war for American independence has begun. … Continue reading

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Ever After High

This Monday I mentioned I would be reviewing this new book series. Well, here’s my review: Have you ever wondered what happened to the fairytale characters? What happened after their story? Now, meet the kids who must carry on the … Continue reading

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Keira the Movie Star Fairy

With a little fairy help, Daisy Meadows brings the newest special edition book of her popular series, Rainbow Magic! Kirsty Tate and Rachel Walker are extras in a film that is being shot in their neighbor’s large garden. As the … Continue reading

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Sleeping Beauty’s Daughters

Welcome back! First off, I want to apologize for the long holiday break I took. I will try to keep up on my blog now that life is a little less hectic. Meet Aurora and Luna, daughters of the legendary Sleeping … Continue reading

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Selena the Sleepover Fairy

I like Daisy Meadows’ work. I like her magical themes and great covers. This is written for girls and is a magical adventure you won’t want to miss. Kirsty and Rachel are excited about a big sleepover at their local … Continue reading

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Keepers of the Home

Our third Keepers meeting just passed today. Our project? Button necklaces! This doesn’t work like beading, instead you are gluing buttons to felt to make a kind of collar. All of us girls greatly enjoyed this project. The possibilities were … Continue reading

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