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Teaching our kids to be themselves in a mean world with author Maria Dismondy

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Maria Dismondy

Maria Dismondy is a mom of three who writes and publishes children's books and does virtual speaking in schools.

It's #kathrynday2017

Today, as I remember the passing of my sweet infant daughter, Kathryn, 6 years ago, we are happy to give away a copy of Maria's best selling book, Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun AND HaHa Joke Coloring book. Enter below and leave a comment about the kindest thing someone has ever done for you. <3 Enter at http://losethecape.com/podcast/124

In this episode, we talked about:

  • How she went from a 2nd grade teacher to an author and publisher.
  • Her book, Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun.
  • Creating a book that doesn't exist because you need it.
  • Maria's tips for getting a children's book out there.
  • How Aubrey gives the books mentioned on the podcast to her daughters' classes.
  • How Maria puts all of her book readings available on YouTube.
  • How Maria does a ton of conferences while raising her 3 small children.
  • The way that Maria got into speaking and her advice for others to get into speaking.
  • All of the books she gives away - mostly on Instagram.
  • The way giveaways do help her sell more books.
  • Grassroots marketing and connecting with others.
  • Sending our kids off to school.

Enter to Win a Copy of Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are!