I love drinking my snowy day hot cocoa all curled up on the couch with my little dog Roxie after a brisk walk. It is so perfectly hygge.
Hygge is a Danish word that I’ve read is hard to translate into American English. I think that is because, frankly, we are generally not great at hygge. Drinking a venti latte in the car on the way to work without thinking, that’s not hygge. Eating a Continue reading
Welcome to Episode 17 of the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. With so much to enjoy about winter, I’m glad it is here! This episode is about the wonder of Snowflakes!
On today’s episode, I tell you a little bit about how I wrote my song Snowflake Fairies, Continue reading
First Grader Depiction of April Eight in Action!
What a thrill! It was such a treat to discover my work included on the “The Best Kids Podcasts of 2016” list for the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. And I love what Continue reading
Welcome to Episode 16 of the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. Today’s story is the end of the tale I’ve been telling for the whole Autumn Season, and this one is called “The Fairy Queen and the 3 Brothers – Story 5 – The Woodsman”.
Our fairy queen, now forgotten by all who once knew her, makes a happy new life for herself in the forest. But the rest of the kingdom is falling apart without her! And you’ll never believe who comes to the rescue.. Continue reading
Welcome to Episode 15 of the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. Today’s story is “The Fairy Queen and the 3 Brothers – Story 4 – Fairy Queen Forgotten”.
Oh, those 3 brothers sure do cause our Fairy Queen a lot of trouble! For example, on today’s episode, I tell you the story of how Continue reading
Well, the Holiday Season is officially here and the first thing I start thinking about is all the fun decorating. I don’t always DO a lot of holiday decorating, but I certainly think about it!
Of course, the one thing that always gets done is the Christmas tree. Tree ornaments are such a Continue reading
Welcome to Episode 14 of the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. Today’s story is “The Fairy Queen and the 3 Brothers – Story 3”.
On today’s episode, I tell you the story of Pell, the oldest brother, and how he goes out into the woods to see if he can meet the Which Witch to ask for a potion Continue reading