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Mark Your Calendars for THIS Friday (Will Blog For Kids)

by SomeGirl on September 28, 2010 · 8 comments

(The following has been copied and  pasted from Will Blog For Kids website… originally posted by Jo)

We’re happy to introduce our guests for the October show of Will Blog for Kids: Taryn Grimes Herbert and Betsy Henry!

On October 1st (THIS Friday), Jo (from Creative Kids Ideas) will chat with Taryn Grime-Herbert and Michelle (from SomeGirlsWebsite) will interview Betsy Henry. Now it’s time for you to learn a little about these two great women.

Taryn Grimes-Herbert began her theater career at the age of nine. By the age of eighteen, Ms. Grimes-Herbert had landed a lead role off-Broadway, opposite Robert Downey, Jr. Since then she has performed on Broadway, film, television and radio. She has also written five children’s books and has written and produced projects for film and television. Taryn blogs at the I’ve Got Books blog, where she writes to “help kids finds answers and deal with social issues.” She is currently a columnist for (covering New Rochelle, NY) and tours school systems, with her interactive books, presenting creative workshops to help prevent bullying behavior.

Taryn Grimes-Herbert currently has five children’s books: I’ve Got a Choice, I’ve Got a Home, I’ve Got Plans, I’ve Got Friends, and I’ve Got Feelings. The books can be purchased here on her site, I’ve Got Books.

Betsy Henry is a wonderful blogger, author, mom and teacher. She grew up in Chicago, but now resides in lovely Littleton, Colorado with her husband and three boys. She has always enjoyed writing and teaching… and now the two have come together. Betsy writes at The Zen Mama’s Blog where she teaches parents “how to stop worrying, let go and get closer to your kids.” She’s also the author of the parenting book, How to Be a Zen Mama. She writes in the hope that other mothers will be able to let go and live happier lives.

Betsy Henry’s book, How to Be a Zen Mama, and other fun Zen Mama products can be purchased here on her site, The Zen Mama’s Blog.

Come listen in as Jo and Michelle chat with these great guests about parenting and childhood issues, and learn the who, what, why, when, and how behind their popular sites and their other great projects.

Here are the details:

Link to the show:–will-blog-for-kids

Date: Friday, October 1, 2010

Time: 11:00 AM Central/Noon Eastern

Show length: 1 to 1-1/2 hours

Call-in number: (646) 595-4478

*Online chat is also available during the show, so be sure to log into Blog Talk Radio before the show begins.


On a personal note, I can’t wait to talk with Betsy (The Zen Mama) on the phone. I LOVE her, her blog and her book! She’s full of kind, sweet, loving, patient, calm wisdom! I think you’ll LOVE hearing from her THIS Friday… Mark your Calendars! (btw, if you miss it on Friday I’ll post a link to the recorded interview later). :)

Here it is:

Now, I’m off to hang out with my husband who just came home from a  four day photoshoot trip to Canada. We’re all glad to have him back and we’re treating today like a Saturday. :) Hope to see you in the chatroom Friday (and here before then)! :)

♥ Michelle



I’m SO looking forward to hearing this. I just LOVE Betsy’s book and her site. If I can’t make it at the scheduled time I will definitely be tuning in later on when you link up the conversation. Can’t wait!

Hope your “Saturday” with your husband and kids has been a good one!


Thanks! We had lots of fun together. :) Hope you can make it tomorrow! If not, I’ll share the link after the show. :) ♥ Michelle


Can’t wait to listen! Although, I probably won’t get to it until after the Relay is over! So excited though. I know it will be wonderful.


Thanks, Shell! Maybe I’ll make everyone listen while we’re trying to stay awake Saturday night! ;) lol j/k

Betsy Henry

Looking forward to Friday!


Me, too! :)


I SO hope I can make it this time!! Never know what church stuff may come up!! =) Hope you’re having a great week!


If you can that would be great! But I know how church staff stuff is! :) Hope you’re week’s going well, too!

Less than 3 weeks ’til we get to meet each other in person!! FUN!!

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