The Power of Our Voice

Yesterday we honored #nationalbeheardday and being heard is a part of the power of International Women’s Day! Connie reminds everyone of her favorite word: #fierceConnie is one of our characters in #TheTruthAboutHumptyDumpty , a book promoting diversity, inclusion, empathy, and love to stop bullying.Connie is Loving, Fierce and Fearles.  We can all use a reminderContinue reading “The Power of Our Voice”

National Read a Book Day

As a publisher and author of children’s books, I am particularly fond of reading and Dr. Seuss.  Today, I continued my volunteer work with Reading Partners Baltimore reading and being read to by a beginning reader. ❤ Reading empowers us… “A person’s a person, no matter how small.” Dr. Seuss #quotes #quoteoftheday #quotestagram #iamarliespeaks #luvstorybooksContinue reading “National Read a Book Day”

Dance is Important

In a 2018, on ideas.ted.com, excerpt from the book, “You, Your Child and School: Navigate Your Way to the Best Education” highlighted the importance of dance education transformational benefits included healthy social relationships, improved academic performance, and physical and mental wellness. These benefits should be revisited in 2020 as they remain just as important. TheContinue reading “Dance is Important”

Wednesday Wisdom

In everything, #ChooseLove Love is our greatest gift to self and others. “Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.” Lao Tzu #newmusic #reggaemusic #dubstep #dubsmash #Zen #chillvibes #confidence #kindness #selfcare #wednesdaymood #happinessquotes #laotzuquotes #instamusic #streamchooselove #TimEllis #ArleneJMGrant #iamarliespeaks#instagood #humpdayvibes #selflove #wednesdaywisdom

Monday Motivation Yields Tuesday Thoughts

#ChooseLove #bettyboop #cartoon #nostalgia #happiness #music #newmusic #selflove #TikTok#positivevibes #mondaymotivation “Indulge yourself–a girl can never have too many shoes.” – Betty Boop Betty Boop encourages a common form of self-love, which many do on sale holidays like, #presidentsday.  It is important to make time to indulge positive habits including music. #TimEllis #ArleneJMGrant