Learn to Play the Ukulele

Looking to learn a musical instrument for the first time or pick up a new one? The ukulele is a friendly, sweet-sounding, and adorable instrument. The ukulele offers an easy introduction to playing music that is approachable for any age—with just a quick introduction you can easily play a song or two! Beginner ukes are…
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This is Not the Victorian Era: Teen Books Written by Female Authors

A new study just came out from the Universities of California and Illinois citing that female representation in fiction was better during the Victorian Era than it is today. Researchers found that "women authors wrote 50 percent of works published in English in 1850, but that percentage had dropped to just 25 percent by 1950.…
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An Everyday Princess

I suppose it's weird that at my age I would even consider myself a princess, yet here I am, wearing a tutu to weekly Story Times and occasionally rocking a tiara...with a hoodie and tennis shoes. Perhaps it has something to do with being denied that Princess identity when I was younger--how many brown Disney…
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