Children’s Books with Characters of Color

Books with Characters of ColorGrowing up, how many books did you read as a child that had a person of color as the main character?  It feels good to see a character that you can identify with.  If you’re white, it might not even cross your mind since the norm is to read books with a white main character. I even looked up what are the top books of all time and can you guess how many of the 100 on the list were authored by a black person?  Continue reading “Children’s Books with Characters of Color”

Packing Up and Moving to Brazil

I can't keep calm I'm moving to Brazil Welcome to my first post. I’m currently in the process of moving out of my beautiful apartment to spend the next six months in Dourados, Brazil. If you asked me a year ago what I would be doing today, there’s less than a 1% chance that I would say that I’d be doing this. Continue reading “Packing Up and Moving to Brazil”