Don’t leave your kids out in the cold!

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Have you taught your “soon to be outta here” young adult everything you think they need to survive in this cold, hard world? I know I didn’t, so I wrote a book! My book “Useful Information for Everyday Living” is not the “be-all or end-all” of everything they need to know, but it is definately a great start. It is … Read More

What do you have to lose?

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Surprise yourself and try something new today. What is the worst that could happen? As long as you can’t die from it, why not try it. Are you afraid of failure? Don’t be – it’s how we learn. So many people are afraid of failure, being embarrassed or just looking so out of place that they don’t try new things. … Read More

Happy about Reviews

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I get so excited, but nervous, when I see another review in my inbox. It takes a little while to calm before opening! I am so new to all of this, yet it feels like I have been doing it for years. I received my ForeWord Clarion review this week and am happy for the 3 out of 5 stars … Read More

What’s Important?

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I believe the future of our young adults is very important. They need all of the guidance and knowledge that we can pass on. This is one of the reasons that I wrote this book. I feel that the knowledge that is within these pages is vital to their well-being. Every little bit that we do to help them, takes … Read More

It’s going to be a good year!

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The last couple of months have been exciting and exhausting all at the same time. My new book came out in October 2010 and since then I have been busy trying to promote and sell it. It is amazing how many avenues there are out there to place advertisements and solicitations, however many are very expensive. I have searched the … Read More

Book Festival in Punta Gorda, FL

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I will be at the Punta Gorda Book Festival on 1/22/11 from 10am to 3pm. Hope you will come out and help support all of the authors that will be there selling/signing their books.

Hats off to all of those in Marketing!

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My book made it’s debut in October and since then I have been wearing many hats! I am the Author, Marketer and main cheerleader for the past couple of months. Hats off to all of those in Marketing! This is hard work. I just finished a bulk mailing to all weekly publications in Florida (news release of sorts). It took … Read More

Holiday Eating – What’s in a serving size?

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I love the holidays and all of the interesting recipes that go along with them. I love to bake (and eat) the holiday cookies, candies, fudge, cupcakes and anything else that is sweet! When it comes to how much to eat I always wondered how much was too much. So, in my new book, I have a chapter devoted to … Read More

Simple Etiquette (short excerpt from my book)

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This morning I encountered a really rude young lady (obviously not a “lady”) so I wanted to share an short excerpt on Simple Etiquette from my book. “-Hold the door. Whether you are male or female, open a door that you have just passed through for the next person directly behind you.” “-Try to limit the “crunch” of those crunchy … Read More

Kirkus Discoveries Review of My New Book

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Very pleased for my first book! http://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/non-fiction/michele-sfakianos/useful-information-for-everyday-living/