#givebooks

I’m famous (infamous if you ask my young nieces and nephews) for giving books for presents. I already have a few on my list for friends and family. If you’ll be giving books this Christmas then take the #givebooks pledge and you can give books twice. You...

Old White Church

Want to support a local library AND pick up a Christmas gift? The Ringtown Area Library, with the help of  local artist  Douglas Schiefer, is offering prints featuring the beautiful “Old White Church” of the Ringtown Valley. Stop by the library at 132 west...

Kid Athletes

Kid Athletes is not just for athletes or sports fanatics. Sure it does talk about sports but it also talks about dancing the tango, fear of elephants, wearing hand-me-downs and fighting with your big brother. Kid Athletes focuses each ten page (more or less) chapter...

Quirksgiving Challenge

The Philadelphia-based book publisher, Quirk Books (yes, they were the ones who introduced us to crazy mash-ups like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies) wants to send out thanks to all the book lovers out there with the Quirksgiving Challenge. There are seven challenges,...

Giveaway: Crazy Dumplings Cookbook

I don’t know much about dumplings. Pierogies I know! Turns out Chinese dumplings and Polish pierogies are pretty similar in that they look the same from the outside. A crescent shaped dough “pillow” filled with something yummy. But it took an...