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Chris Ballew from Caspar Babypants on Live Kids Music Chris Ballew of Caspar Babypants was on our show today. What an incredible performer. He totally comes through digitally. I feel like a younger brother to some of these performers. I almost feel like I'm catching up...

www.facebook.com/RedfordLibrary/videos/312365416816694/ I was especially proud of this show today with the Redford Township District Library in Redford, Michigan. I did four live-streams today for Huntington Library in Long Island, Redford Township District Library in Redford Township Michigan, Killingly Public Library in Killingly CT and the Danbury...

[video src="https://turtledancemusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/img_5196.mov" ] A couple of months ago - before Covid - I had no daycare available on a particular day (due to a holiday) and had to take Teddy with me to do a few shows in Albany, NY. It was stressful to say the...

I've done over 110 experimental live-streams so far and here is what I've learned: I can perform my heart out like I would in a live concert - sweat dripping and all. And it does not seem to translate or engage the audience in the...

I've been taking Teddy to a lot of museums lately. We are huge fans of children's museums and aquariums. We love to learn. And we love to see life from a different perspective. My favorite part about going to museums with Teddy is that it...

It's so important to us that parents and caregivers have an amazing experience wherever we perform. Getting out of the house can be difficult sometimes. And Winter is challenging because you can't go to the playground or the park as much as you'd like to....

Teachers are the backbone of who I am today. I remember Mrs. Chez, my third grade teacher, picking up a story I had written, reading it out loud to the class and telling everyone how excellent my writing was. That meant the world to me...

https://www.nichq.org/insight/childrens-social-and-emotional-development-starts-co-regulation When I went to graduate school one of my favorite things about Gerry Costa was that he gave everybody hugs. He's a very kind man. His program really opened my worldview about early childhood development and how profound it is. Sometimes I feel like when...

Last week I had a crazy adventure with Teddy. Teddy came with me to Albany, NY to give a presentation to 70 librarians. He was so good on stage with me. And everyone adored him. Afterwards we took a trip to the science museum and...

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