Monday, January 11th
9pm ET / 6pm PT
Hashtags: #TSMBookClub #MouseScouts #MouseScoutsMakeADifference
Hosts: @theshoppingmama @swdillard @randomhousekids @JenniferVido
New Victory Announces a New Season of Shows
We know you're busy planning picnics and summer outings, but we wanted to let you know that The New Victory just announced their new season and it looks fantastic. We thought you'd like a sneak peek of what's in store! Each year the New Vic theater brings culture to tourists and ...read more
Fun Ways to Discover Venice Italy with Your Family
Greetings from Italy wear the gelato is rich, the clothes divine and the scenery is inspiring. Now that I've been to this fine city in the north of Italy, twice, I've amassed a list of favorites to share. These are some fun ways to discover Venice, Italy with your family. ...read more
Best of Northern Italy Villa Cipriani Luxury Resort Review
Italy is a country that just keeps surprising and delighting me. After visiting the larger cities and making a few trips south to Sicily, Mr. Momtrends and I ventured to the northern part of the country on our last trip. Our home base was the delightful Villa Cipriani. This ...read more
Mark your calendars for Monday, January 11th 9pm ET / 6pm PT to kick off The Shopping Mama Virtual Book Chat for 2016 featuring children's author and illustrator Sarah Dillard. Her new chapter books Mouse Scouts and Mouse Scouts: Make a Difference will spark the interest of your little ones. Whether it’s on your smartphone, tablet, or computer, check in with us on Twitter. Get your questions ready and tweet along with us as we discuss these fun-filled mouse adventures. To learn more about Sarah and her books, visit her website at www.sarahdillard.com.
Sarah Dillard knows firsthand what it’s like to be a scout, for she was briefly a Brownie and Junior Scout in her childhood days. This new series introduces kids to a troop of six mice who become forever friends. Sounds like something your kids might like to read? Then come tweet along with us using the hashtags #TSMBookClub, #MouseScouts, and #MouseScoutsMakeADifference. Even better, five lucky readers will win a set of Mouse Scout books and we’ll be giving away a $50 Amazon gift card, too!
Don’t forget to check back with us everysecond Monday of the month from 9-10pm ET/ 6-7 pm PT to meet and tweet along with another TSM Virtual Book Chat author. On February 8th, we will be featuring Shawn K. Stout. Her upcoming release A Tiny Piece of Sky is a must-read winter pick set in a small town in Maryland. Based on a true story, this tale of war and spies will pique your young reader's interest. So, go ahead and invite some friends to join along in our virtual book club community. Reading and tweeting have never been so much fun!
RSVP to win one of our book chat prizes. We have five sets of Mouse Scouts books and a $50 Amazon gift card to give away!