From The Edgefield Advertiser – Oldest Newspaper in South Carolina “Johnston Elementary Principal Bruce Lee sponsored a special faculty meeting for his teachers recently by having author Penny Hunt as guest speaker. Prior to reading her book Little White Squirrel’s Secret, Mrs. Hunt spoke to the local educators stating “ This is a book of encouragement for all of us read more
For days before driving to Brevard, NC and the 5th Annual White Squirrel Festival, where I spent two wonderful days reading and signing books at The White Squirrel Shoppe, I was stumped! What could I bring as a snack for the children that was not messy, did not pose a choking hazard, was allergy-free and did not have a paper wrapping? Nuts were obviously out as were lollipops, candy kisses and crumbly pretzel sticks. Thinking, “What would white squirrels like to eat that children like too?” it suddenly came to me. Marshmallows! I could offer the children white, fluffy marshmallows and have a little fun with it all claiming it to be a favorite food of white squirrels!