The Fictional Family I Relate to the Most! (Journalwithme#28)

This week's question asks: "Which fictional character or family can you relate to the most?" I often find myself comparing my family to the families portrayed on television or in movies. Instantly some of their personality quirks become familiar to me, and I find myself thinking, "oh she's so like (insert family member here)." Whenever …

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Dinner with the Dead (Journalwithme#19)

Ironic that all these questions surrounding death are appearing in the weeks leading up to Halloween. Halloween is one of my favourite holidays. I love the creepy, dark atmosphere that surrounds the tales of horror whilst balancing it with jack-o-lanterns and goofy ghosts for my daughter. This week's questions asks: "If you could have dinner …

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Five Exciting Chapter Book Series for Tweens

I was always an avid reader. I couldn't wait for garage sale season because I knew I could spend $10 and wind up with 40 books. I loved choosing stories in different genres, and developed a few favourite authors and series. These books kept me enthralled throughout my late childhood into my teen years! Goosebumps …

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