The Latest from Sarah

I’m NOT A Crazy Cat Lady. But…
Friday, August 8, 2014

The other day I got an urgent call from my neighbor. I found a bunch of kittens in my garage! What do I do?! Get over here!” “COMING!!!!!” I ran across the street like the house was on fire. Not because I actually had any clue what to do with newborn kittens - I just thought “KITTENS!!!!!” […]

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My NEW Picture Book, “On My Way to School” is On Shelves Now!
Wednesday, August 6, 2014

GUESS WHAT!! My new picture book, “On My Way to School,“is out NOW!!! Just in time for Back-To-School! AND I am SO CRAZY EXCITED (and a little teary eyed with joy) to announce that Kirkus Reviews has given my book a STARRED REVIEW (for those of you NOT in kids books, just know that basically means publishing peeps gives it 2 thumbs […]

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Want Your Kids To Read This Summer?
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Are your kids suffering from “summer slide”? Mine are. My teen’s been great and reads voraciously every day. But my little ones? All I hear is “It’s summer! Don’t make us work!” and “Mommmmmmmmmm…you’re not supposed to READ over the summer!” And part of me wants to oblige. Summer should be a time of fun and no-stress, […]

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Kids Away? Time To Play!
Monday, July 14, 2014

As a displaced East Coaster in LA, I am constantly shocking friends and fellow moms with tales of how my parents sent me and my big  sister to sleep away camp halfway across the country…for the entire summer. As typical, delusional, self-centered young ‘uns, we were SURE our parents missed us. A lot. But now that it’s my turn to send my […]

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My Evil Nemesis Returns
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

My Evil Nemesis has just crossed the line. There is this really fat squirrel who lives in the bushes outside my house and we’ve been at odds since last year’s fig harvest. My fat furry ‘friend’ has a penchant for fresh figs and last fall when our Black Mission Figs ripened on our fig tree it […]

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