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Children’s Book Author and Mom To Eight, Heather Davis Hits Multiple Amazon Best Seller Lists with Inclusion Book “The Blomes & The Smooms and the Impossible Bridge” Illustrated By Corryn Webb

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Heather Davis’s recent release, The Blomes & The Smooms and the Impossible Bridge hit Amazon.com’s best seller list on May 13, 2021, climbing all the way to #1 in the Social Activism & Volunteering, and Immigration books categories, and various Top 5 positions in the categories of Diversity & Multicultural eBooks, Inspirational & Personal Growth, and Disability books for children.

In response to the book hitting #1 Davis stated, “As I was writing this story I really wanted to create a fun, cute story that would teach children (and their parents) the importance of accepting and being able to work with people who are different from them, and accepting what makes them unique and special. It is so wonderful to see these categories. I really feel like this message is needed and is being received.”

Illustrations were created by Corryn Webb, who is also well known for her fascinating images in the “Waverly The Witch” 3-book series by Angela Lindsey, and the “Under The Green” 5-book series by A.R. Hetherington.

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, sales of children’s books have increased dramatically according to NPD BookScan, with growth largely driven by pandemic-fueled interest in educational workbooks, coloring and activity books, books about inclusion & diversity and other titles that help families cope with the crisis.

Well known non-fiction business author Mike Michalowicz’s next book Get Different, highlights how leading with differences in marketing activities can contribute to business and personal brand success; currently he is working on a children’s book edition of his bestselling non-fiction book, Profit First.

Even Hollywood celebrity Kristen Bell has co authored a children’s book “The World Needs More Purple People” that speaks to the similarities that exist, that bring people together, between the obviously different red, and blue. 

“Plaidipus
5 out of 5 stars Sweet and simple yet deeper upon consideration
At first you’re thinking this is a “stars upon thars” knock off. Keep reading. It does have a Dr Seuss feel to it, not just because it rhymes. It has that lively cadence that keeps you moving forward. You are drawn down it like a river’s flowing current. Props to the author for that. It’s not easy to achieve and maintain.

… contains multiple morals that can be used as teaching opportunities for young and old without actually preaching a sermon. It’s very sweet and simple but gains depth with consideration.

I have to mention the amazing illustrations. Kids will love exploring all the little details of what’s happening in the pictures. … provide yet another layer for parents and children to dive into and explore. Take a little walk around these villages and talk about the interesting details happening there.”

ABOUT THE BOOK
The beautiful valley is full of ugly fighting between the Blomes and the Smooms. If they can’t learn to work together, the bridge will never be built. The Blomes and the Smooms think they have nothing in common. The Blomes don’t care how things look. They just love to learn and invent. The Smooms love beauty. They strive to create it wherever they can. The trouble is, each group has things the others want. When the Blomes and the Smooms decide to build a bridge to bring their two groups closer, they find themselves fighting worse than ever before. Can they find a way to work together to build the bridge, or will the Blomes and the Smooms stay divided forever?

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Heather lives in Eagle, Idaho. Her journey to become a mom of eight has been a bumpy one that has included infertility, being a foster parent, adoption, and special needs parenting. She now has a big family of two biological children and six adopted children. As a mom of eight children, she uses books and stories to teach her children. Reading books to her children is a special time for her. Sometimes she still pulls out one of their favorite children’s stories and her big teenagers all gather around and listen.

Heather graduated from BYU Pathway and is currently studying public health at BYU-IDAHO https://www.byupathway.org/speech/faith-and-optimism-for-the-unknown

To learn more about Heather Davis and the various events that can be booked for schools and libraries to fundraise visit https://heathershelpfulstories.com/

The Blomes & The Smooms and the Impossible Bridge is now available on Amazon.com at https://www.amazon.com/Blomes-Smooms-Impossible-Bridge-ebook/dp/B093THKP6W

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SnacTripster, the Brand with a BIG Purpose: The First Eco-friendly Travel Food Kit Designed to Make Healthy Snacking Easier for Kids with Disabilities

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SnacTripster is the ultimate leak-proof food travel kit that was developed with specific key features in mind.

SnacTripster is a one-of-a-kind brand with a mission to make healthy snacking more convenient for kids with disabilities. Founder and inventor, Francine Weinberg, noticed for years that her brother with Autism struggled to complete everyday tasks like removing lids and tying shoelaces. She realized that her brother’s experience was not unique and that children worldwide with Autism, and similar disabilities, face the same challenges with motor control issues. This realization led Francine to a seven-year-long journey to create the perfect, re-usable, travel food kit that would enable kids, who struggle to do these tasks, to no longer have to struggle.

Today, SnacTripster is the ultimate leak-proof food travel kit that was developed with specific key features in mind. These features include a patented ergonomic design that fits in the palm of a child’s hand and an attached lid, as well as a compact shape that is stackable offering convenience and durability to stand the test of time. They’re easy to clean and available in a variety of fun colors that encourage kids with special needs to want to use them. Additionally, SnacTripsters are BPA-Free, dishwasher, freezer, and microwave safe. And, they are FDA-certified food safe for children six months and up. As most people are aware, most food travel containers on the market are not leak-proof nor are they durable enough to withstand certain rigors of everyday use, especially by kids. Francine made it her mission to ensure this would be something that she could guarantee. So not only is SnacTripster guaranteed to be leak-proof, but it also comes with a lifetime parts warranty.

When Francine initially set out on her journey to create SnacTripster she knew it would be a challenge as only a very small percentage of patent holders are women. According to expert statistics, only about three out of every 1,000 patents are held by women who successfully commercialize their patented product. Francine, who has a Bachelor of Engineering degree, and an MBA, has extensive experience consulting for Fortune 500 companies as a professional project manager and has believed for years that creativity is the best solution for complex issues. Despite the odds, Francine now holds multiple patents in the U.S. and internationally for SnacTripster and other products, and has turned her dream and sweat equity into a reality that will help others.

Knowing through personal experience, and in-depth research, Francine recognized that children with autism are much more visual. With SnacTripster, the clear container allows them to see the food inside and the fun colors and creative add-ons such as the wide variety of stickers to decorate SnacTripster containers will capture and hold the child’s attention and fuel their imagination! The stickers are safe, removable, reusable and made from durable water-resistant vinyl, and developed to last a long time. 

So, while Francine has delivered to the market a must-have food container kit for travel, whether it be on a long journey or simply to school or the park, she has also created social good through her product venture. SnacTripster will be life-changing for kids with disabilities. The brand will also help reduce single-use plastic waste that litters, and in some cases, destroys environments. Because of her brother’s disability, and her desire to help others just like him experience excitement and ease with healthy snacking, Francine donates products to kids in underserved areas and sponsors fundraising and other similar events at special needs schools. The SnacTripster team also does its part to participate in beach clean-up missions regularly.

Here’s what others have shared about their experiences with SnacTripster:

We love our SnacTripster for all of our snacks and food on the go.” – Michelle T.

I use SnacTripster in my 5-year old’s lunch box. She loves the food travel kit; it’s easy to clean and open.” – Jenn. B.

“The amazing thing about SnacTripster is the durability of this product!” – Allison B. 

SnacTripster is revolutionizing the food packing and storing industry and officially making food travel more fun and worry-free! Travelers can now pack their favorite snacks from home and leave behind any concerns of leaks along the journey. Ideal for kids, teens, and adults this product will surely be a game-changer when it comes to preparing meals to take on the go. 

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ABOUT THE PRODUCT INVENTOR

Francine Weinberg has a Bachelor of Engineering degree and an MBA and she is the Founder and Inventor of SnacTripster. She holds multiple patents for the product including its ergonomic design and attached lid. Francine pursued this endeavor as a way to help her Autistic brother, and others like him, who struggle with tasks relating to motor control find ease in everyday tasks. Her seven-year-long journey led her to ultimately create a unique, one-of-a-kind product that is BPA-free, dishwasher, freezer, and microwave safe and is guaranteed to be leak-proof. SnacTripster is available in fun colors and with creative add-ons like removable character stickers, and a refill kit complete with one gasket and utensils, this product is a game-changer.

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Dr. Ginger Bratzel, Marketing Strategist, Interviewed on Podcast About Helping Healthcare Providers & Service-Based Businesses Attract Ideal Clients & Patients

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Dr. Bratzel discusses making a business more ‘attractive’ for new clients, customers, or patients. There are a million little details involved in growing a business.  But it is impossible to do them all.  And many are a waste of time, money, and energy, but they continue to be done because there isn’t accountability and evaluation.  She teaches how to inventory client acquisition methods, evaluate, and let go of what isn’t working.

Listen to the interview on the Business Innovators Radio Network    
https://businessinnovatorsradio.com/dr-ginger-bratzel-marketing-strategist-helping-healthcare-providers-service-based-businesses-attract-ideal-clients-patients/

Bratzel commented, “We each have key pillars that we build our business beliefs on.   I explain this concept to my clients as their “non-negotiables”: elements so important, their business would never compromise on them. These are YOUR core values. Your ability to sell your services is based on matching the values of your Ideal Customer. Values are independent of money. Values are emotional and are things like security, convenience, and confidence.”

Robert Lazarow says, “Ginger is a marketing goddess!!! She tells it as it is and knows how to quickly implement it.  She has shown me how to target my niches that bring the most bang for my buck. The coolest thing is that she teaches us how to make it simple to use.”

About  Dr. Ginger Bratzel
Ginger started her professional career as a dentist, where she developed systems and strategies to increase patient and client attraction to create business growth. From Ginger’s own success, soon health care providers and other service providers from around the country were asking her to work with them in their businesses, too, And she quickly began coaching private clients on how to do it, as well. Ginger was invited to consult and be the lead coach for one of the largest healthcare marketing companies in the nation to their top-level clients, teaching them her proven step-by-step program to show owners exactly how to attract more of the right kind of patients, clients, and customers. Ginger is known for her “no holds barred and shoot straight from the hip” approach to business growth as well as getting and keeping clients.

Learn More: https://gingerbratzel.com/

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John J. Duddy, President of Strategic Tax and Insurance Services, Inc., Interviewed on the Influential Entrepreneurs Podcast

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John Duddy Discusses His Approach to Helping His Clients with Preparing for Retirement. He believes that life is more than a paycheck, and his mission is to ease worries and help his clients create a sound financial strategy that provides not only a steady paycheck for life but a “playcheck” as well.​ 

He believes that to have a safe and secure retirement, one needs to know that they are financially secure, no matter what happens.

Duddy explained that “I am very excited to be bringing this education to people preparing for their retirement since this is such a vital piece of their strategy. I pride myself on developing long-term relationships with my clients, and I have had some since 1975! My commitment to you is simple: To be honest, transparent, and always looking out for your best interest, first and always. At Strategic Tax & Insurance Services, Inc., it is our goal to help our clients create a comprehensive financial plan that is designed to help to secure their financial futures and ensure true peace of mind.”

John continued, “preparing for retirement really should begin around age 60 and involves more than merely filling in the blanks on a form. Working with a qualified financial professional will give you a suitable strategy for your specific situation. I listen closely to the needs of my clients and always present the very best solutions for their best interest.”

Tune in for the interview on iTunes, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, and the Business Innovators Radio Networkhttps://businessinnovatorsradio.com/interview-with-john-j-duddy-president-of-strategic-tax-and-insurance-services-inc/

About John J. Duddy

There is much that is uncertain about the financial world, but at Strategic Tax & Insurance Services, Inc., that uncertainty is combatted by invaluable experience.  With over 40 years of this experience as an advisor, John Duddy helps his clients create a coordinated plan to manage all of their wealth needs.

John’s passion is people; and helping them discover the peace of mind that can only come from a secure financial future. His strategies aim to ensure that people don’t outlive their money and that they can enjoy the retirement that they expect and the retirement that they deserve. He works closely with professionals of other financial specialties to plan for all phases of his clients’ lifetimes and often times his client’s children, and even grandchildren.  This includes an estate planning component that ensures clients’ finances are organized correctly to put their loved ones in the best position after they pass away.

Don’t spend your retirement life worrying about running out of money. John focuses on helping people protect the money that they’ve earned. He designs a distribution and income plan to allow them to use that money for the rest of their lives; taking them into and through retirement. When you work with John and his team, you can rest assured that no stone has been left unturned, and no question left unanswered.  They look at your entire financial picture, even pieces you’ve never thought to review.  John and his team ensure that your plan leads you to the future you feel comfortable with.

If you are headed into retirement or are already there; and concerned that you aren’t getting the most out of your money; Strategic Tax & Insurance Services, Inc. invites you to have a conversation. They have been “Helping People Retire On Their Own Terms Since 1975”, and are committed to continuing this tradition in the future.

Learn More: https://www.strategicduddy.com/

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