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napoleon the alpaca, rojo book -

Many of you have heard of the exciting next book in Rojo's children series, but did you know Napoleon gets to be along for the adventure?! I am so excited to share with you the first sneak peek of Cartoon Napoleon: Isn't he just adorable?! Once again, Theresa is capturing his sweet face perfectly! To help with funding for the inventory for this next book, I'm offering a preorder to reserve and receive this next book before anyone else is able to! Just head on up to the menu tabs in the upper left corner and tap the "Rojo's Bookstore" tab!...

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I love phrases that mean something can be misread. I doubt anyone actually thinks I turned Rojo into a scarf, but you would be surprised at how many people are embarrassed to tell me they own an alpaca sweater - people sincerely believe you have to kill llamas and alpacas for their hair! I love even more that they think they're going to offend me and yet they still follow through with telling me they own something they think is out of dead alpaca. This happens often. I like to congratulate them on owning something so lovely and one-up their concerns...

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For those of you who have a deep desire to someday publish your own book, here was the research I found while going through this process. Please keep in mind, this is all from my research, it may not be accurate as I can only speak with 100% certainty the path I actually went down (i.e. publishing through Mascot Books). Do your own research for your own path. I knew that with Rojo's fanbase, there would be a market already in place for my book so I sought out information pertaining to sell with confidence my product. Ask yourself your...

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life with llamas, rojo the llama, therapy animals -

Original Post Date: February 10th, 2016 Yesterday I had the privilege of taking Rojo to a preschool. These kids were such a hoot! When I showed them how to give carrot kisses they all just went, “EWWWWWW.” So what do I do to encourage giving kisses?? I only let the ones who were brave enough to kiss him go first. Selfishness is a funny thing. I don’t always consider selfishness a bad character quality. In children, you can use it to encourage them to step outside their comfort zone. They want to feed Rojo first. Kids always want to go first! So, if...

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