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Storybox Playlist: Stories of Birthdays

I've always found birthdays to be an exciting time. Each year I ponder the fact that I lived to be another year older and that the earth has traveled all the way around the sun. Some birthdays might even mean gifts and a sweet treat if I am lucky. What makes birthdays even more special is celebrating the lives of people you love. This week we've rounded up some of our best birthday stories to share with you....

Storybox Playlist: Mapping Your New Year

Where would you like 2019 to take you? What would you like to do, see, learn, or experience this coming year? Let these stories get you excited about making plans and creating intentions....

Storybox Playlist: Happy Winter Celebrations!

With the winter solstice on Friday and Christmas next Tuesday, our upcoming week could not be more exciting in our household. Here at Sparkle, we thought it would be a great time to share with all of you some of our best winter celebrations stories. Winter is a special time of gathering, storytelling, feasting, playing in the snow, and bringing light to darkness....

Storybox Playlist: Make Em' Laugh: The Best Antidote for Overwhelm

The old saying "laughter is the best medicine" still holds true. Whenever I am sad or my kids are sad or feeling overwhelmed, we try to find something funny to listen to or read. I remember as a kid, my mom would always make really silly voices and faces when I was feeling down and that made me laugh so much and turned my mood right around. This week I've rounded up some of our funniest Sparkle stories. I hope they bring you a few laughs — just as they do for my family....

Storybox Playlist: Get Slow — Our Best Suggestions for Getting Calm in the Crazy

The holiday season can get crazy really fast. Here at Sparkle we want to help you find a way to relax and come down from all the busy coming and going and parties and errands. Here are a few stories to help you cope and relax....