Teen Services vs. Customer Service

Re-posted from my recent post on Teen Services Underground: A few months ago my library held a multi-library staff training on customer service. This is one of the areas I have always felt our staff really excelled at, and our library is widely known for being very friendly and welcoming to patrons. There were definitely [...]

Here I Go Again!

How is it my last post was 3 years ago? Time sure does fly when you aren't sleeping/have a baby/have a full-time job/are just trying to get through the day. Not a good excuse though. My life has changed so much in the last few years and my priorities have changed. I have an almost-two-year-old [...]


So I know this is weird but I am afraid to open the box......  

Blind Date with a Book

Borrowed, yet again, from Pinterest and other libraries, this is my version of "Blind Date with a Book." I used YA books and wrapped them in pretty paper. I printed out blurbs on each book from Goodreads and put them on the front - careful to erase anything about the title, author & character names. [...]


Oh, Willow..... 😉 Source: a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net via Corinna on Pinterest

New Addition to the Family……

Meet Marla because our bernese mountain dog wasn't quite big enough....

YA Fiction Review

City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoyed this one - better than the first one. I ran into a YA Book Blogger who told me she heard that people who read the Infernal Devices series first tend to like that one better than this and vice versa. I [...]

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