Why Do We Celebrate American Independence Day on the Fourth of July Every Year with Children Festivities and Fireworks?

/ July 4, 2019

It happened in 1776.  We think of July 4, 1776, as a day that represents the Declaration of Independence and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation. “with pomp, parade….bonfires and illuminations from one end of this continent to the other.” 4th of July Celebrations include festivities bringing families, friends and children together such as

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Social Emotional Learning Books – SEL is Shaping Kindness, Friendship and Individuality in Schools

/ June 16, 2019

By Lisa Caprelli As I’ve been doing author visits and developing meaningful relationships on the subject of social emotional learning I have come to discover that thanks to research and developing confident, bold and self-accepting children, we all are in this together. I am an inquisitive mind by nature.  Being the shy, introverted girl that people find hard to believe,

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Why Are Unicorns Ubiquitous and Where Did Unicorns Come From?

/ June 11, 2019

By Lisa Caprelli I like the idea that unicorns are unique.  In a time where we celebrate cultural diversity, it was a no brainer that the children’s book series would focus on a unicorn. So far, at places I have traveled to, at airports, I have seen babies, toddlers, girls, women and men wearing unicorn apparel and merchandise. If you’re

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Spanish Children’s Book Launch of Unicornio Jazz

/ June 7, 2019

By Lisa Caprelli Del Norte Elementary school has been very dear to Unicornio Jazz. With the new launch of the Spanish book, Unicornio Jazz, as well as the English book Unicorn Jazz has been well received with children and the classrooms.   The role of family, teachers, counselors and peers can play different roles in shaping Spanish-speaking children’s school readiness and

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Friendship, Believing in Others, and Being Different is Cool!

/ June 4, 2019

By Lisa Caprelli I wanted to create a character in a story that would include social emotional learning components to the messages found in Unicorn Jazz.  Some top takeaways are: The importance of friendship The power of believing in others Celebrating your uniqueness We are creating more Unicorn Jazz stories in its series while crafting fun and imaginative stories.  It

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Who is Unicorn Jazz?

/ May 26, 2019

Unicorn Jazz carries with it a timelessly serene message of hope for our upcoming generations. An Amazonian Wonder-Woman tale in the form of a harmonious unicorn fable, Unicorn Jazz depicts the features that warm and empower the essence of our natural fibers as we grow through our childhood stages of psychological self-development.