End-of-the-Month To-Do List

November is almost over. Be sure to check your end-of-the-month to-do list today. For example, have you checked your computer’s security?

Parenting Report
Computer Security Day

360 Blog
Cyber Monday

Healthy and Hale
Meth Awareness Day
Stay Home Because You’re Well Day
December is World AIDS Month


Also, I have a poem (“Her Constant Companion”) and a short story (“Alice in Wonderland”) featured in Pets Across America’s Pet Poems, Prayers, & Proverbs. Proceeds from the book benefit pet shelters across the country. If you’re interested in buying a copy or learning more, you can visit the website here.


A Healthier Way to Be

From prenatal care to eating, getting enough rest to being supported during difficult times, there are so many little things we can do to increase the quality of our lives. For example…

Parenting Report
Preventing Prematurity

Healthy and Hale
10 Ways to Help a Grieving Friend

Dessert Report
10 Ways to Make Ice Cream Healthier

Working and Parenting
10 Ways to Combat Fatigue

Artista Blog
Health Benefits of Art

More Vampiric Lit

Who doesn’t love a good vampire story? Unfortunately, I’ve been having a hard time finding one lately. Much as I love creatures of the night, we are currently in a state of Excessive Undead Lit without much plot. Taking recommendations!

Fantasy Book Club
Evernight (And Others Like It)

Parenting Book Club
The Homeschooling Book of Lists

Female Talk
Holding Out for a Heroine

Picture Book Club
Harold and the Purple Crayon

Giving Bone Marrow Isn’t as Hard As You Might Think

It’s still a process, of course, and still painful to an extent–but it’s easier than a lot of other ways to give. Read about it below to find out more.

360 Blog
National Bone Marrow Awareness Month
The Season of Giving Has Begun

Air Force Talk
Air Force Divorce Rate on the Rise

Picture Book Club
Karen Katz: Creatress of Adorable Books for Babies
Just What is a Picture Book?

Westerns, Nature and Parenting

Like Westerns? Here are some free ones for you to enjoy.

Western Book Club
Free Westerns Online

Nature Book Club
Sharing Nature with Children

Parenting Book Club
The Hooked on Pre-K Super Workbook

Vegetarian Talk
Vegetarian Thanksgiving Options

Working and Parenting
Make a Tree of Thanks

Picture Books and More

eggAnother batch of books! 🙂

Picture Book Club
First the Egg

Psychology Book Club
Authentic Happiness: Using the New Positive Psychology to Realize Your Potential for Lasting Fulfillment

Recreation Book Club
Have Some Fun in the Dirt

Reference Book Club
Quick Access Reference for Writers

Religion Book Club
Faith and Will: Weathering the Storms in Our Spiritual Lives

Spy Book Club
I Spy is a National Phenomenon

Travel Book Club
Lonley Planet Makes the World Anything But

Birthing Book Club
The Birth Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have a Safe and Satisfying Birth

Books on Parenting, Gardening, Health

last childMore book reviews!

Garden Book Club
Garden Witchery: Magick From the Ground Up

Health Book Club
101 Foods That Could Save Your Life

Home Book Club
Trading Spaces $100 to $1000 Makeovers

Music Book Club
Chanting: Discovering the Spirit in Sound

Mystery Book Club
The Colorado Kid

Outdoor Book Club
The Last Child in the Woods

Parenting Book Club
Why Motor Skills Matter