Windows to the Soul

<p style=”text-align:center”><img class=”aligncenter wp-image-420″ title=”Outside view at dusk – you can see the can light’s reflection in the upper-left window.” src=”http://hafuboti.wpcomstaging.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/marchtwo.jpg” alt=”” width=”584″ height=”806″></p> One of the things that most excited me about the Children’s Library before it opened was realizing how many windows we would have – especially at the front of the building….

Block Party

Because I had lapsed into a blog-funk (a <em>blunk</em>, perhaps? Nope, just looked it up and it’s Urbandictionaried – dagnabbit), I decided that I should try and keep my posts to once-a-week. &nbsp;That decision took pressure off of me in terms of getting something posted that someone out there might find of use or at…

Library Birthday Party

<span style=”font-style:inherit;line-height:1.625″>Last month our Children’s Library had its One Year Anniversary. &nbsp;Instead of calling it an anniversary, we re-branded it as a Birthday – and we were going to have a Birthday Party! &nbsp;We would read a special story I wrote about how we discovered a “library dragon” living on our property (which has lead…

Junior Book Tournament

<p style=”text-align:center”><img class=”aligncenter size-full wp-image-400″ title=”Simple but fun online event! Set-up is the only time-consuming aspect.” src=”http://hafuboti.wpcomstaging.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/logo-capture.jpg” alt=”” width=”447″ height=”184″></p> I thought I’d share with y’all what I’ve been working on at the Children’s Library since I’m guessing that other youth librarians out there would enjoy seeing/using this. &nbsp;I’ve generally kept this blog free of…

What’s a “Hafuboti?”

The number one question I get when <strong>talking</strong> about Hafuboti is “does that mean something?”&nbsp; If I’m <strong>writing</strong> about it, then the&nbsp;first question is “how the blankety-blank do you pronounce that?” <h3>What it means:</h3> <img class=”  wp-image-3567 aligncenter” src=”https://hafuboti.wpcomstaging.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/haname.png” alt=”Sparkly visual representation for what Hafuboti stands for | hafuboti.com” width=”305″ height=”417″> <h3>Pronunciation:</h3> Honestly, I don’t…

Welcome to Hafuboti

Welcome to Hafuboti

Hafuboti will be up and running by November 1, 2012. I look forward to sharing my love of books, crafts, and creativity with everyone. Until then, have a happy fun book time! 9-8-2020 Looking back on this first post is quite an emotional experience. If the Rebecca of now was to go back in time…