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OVER IN A STABLE activity kit
Are you looking for some Christmas crafts and activities to share with your family this holiday season? Look no further! Below are links to all of the activities and crafts accompanying my new Christmas counting picture book, Over in a Stable. With gorgeous illustrations by Aleksandar Zololitic and published by HarperCollins Zonderkidz, Over in a...
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OVER IN A STABLE Nativity Nightlight Craft
Over in a Stable, my Christmas picture book debut with HarperCollins Zonderkidz, is out in bookstores! (Order a copy of Over in a Stable today.) To celebrate, I’ll be posting some festive DIY craft ideas for you and your little ones to try this holiday season.  Today, I’ll show you how to make your own...
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PUMPKIN SPICE SUPREME header
Happy Book Birthday to Pumpkin Spice Up Your Life! I took the summer off from blogging, but what better way to start up again than with a book birthday celebration! Today, my ninth Scholastic foodie book, Pumpkin Spice Up Your Life, is out in the world! You can order it from your favorite local bookstore...
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YOU'RE BACON ME CRAZY BLT recipe
In just three days, the Hallmark Channel movie “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” premieres on April 4th, 9 P.M./8 C! I’m thrilled to watch the movie, especially because it’s based on my Scholastic book, You’re Bacon Me Crazy. (Download You’re Bacon Me Crazy Excerpt ). Chef Cleo (Natalie Hall) has a foodie face-off with food truck...
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Bacon Bites about Me, My Book, and Bacon!
Four days to go until Hallmark Channel’s​ “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” movie premieres this Saturday, April 4th, 9PM/8C. The movie is based on my Scholastic​ book and stars Natalie Hall, Michael Rady, and Olivia Steele Falconer. Check out the adorable movie preview here: To celebrate, here’s a list of “Bacon Bites” about me, the You’re...
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YOU'RE BACON ME CRAZY Cheesy Bacon BBQ Crunch dip
Only five days until the Hallmark Channel movie “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” premieres on April 4th, 9 P.M./8 C! The movie is based on my Scholastic book, You’re Bacon Me Crazy, and I’m beyond excited to watch it! (Download You’re Bacon Me Crazy Excerpt ). In the movie, Chef Cleo (Natalie Hall) has a foodie...
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YOU'RE BACON ME CRAZY cinnamon rolls
Only eleven more days until the Hallmark Channel “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” movie airs on April 4th at 9 P.M./8 Central!  Are you counting down to a fabulous fun-filled movie night of bacon craziness and sweet romance? I am, because the movie is based on my Scholastic book, You’re Bacon Me Crazy! (Download You’re Bacon...
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YOU'RE BACON ME CRAZY Bacon Peanut Butter Cookies
Bacon-Peanut Butter Bliss for “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” Movie Night The Hallmark Channel “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” movie airs on April 4th at 9 P.M./8 C, in just a little over two weeks’ time! It’s part of Hallmark Channel’s Spring Fling movie line-up. The movie is based on my Scholastic book, You’re Bacon Me Crazy...
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YOU'RE BACON ME CRAZY Mother Daugher Book Club Movie Marathon
The debut of the Hallmark Channel “You’re Bacon Me Crazy” movie is just a couple of weeks away! I’ll be watching the movie with my daughter on the Hallmark Channel at 9 P.M./8 Central on April 4. I can’t wait to tune into foodie fun and romance with Chef Cleo and her foodie truck rival...
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