Nathalie's Notes

Raising the Hardy Boys

Over the years people have asked if I could write more about the process of writing and publishing. Nope. I can’t. Because I can’t speak to The Process or pretend I know how it works for others, but I did agree to share more about my own. As with everything, I try to be real …

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Parents, let’s speak openly about privacy Nov 3, 2015 By NATHALIE HARDY | Yamhill Valley News-Register Raising the Hardy Boys Keep your private parts private. It’s a mantra for parents of little discoverers. First, of course, the conversation begins by defining what makes a private part private, and why. Before that happens, parents must decide …

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* Some of you have said you wished I wrote more about the writing process. While I can’t write with any authority about THE writing process (whatever that means) I am happy to share more about mine. Let’s start with my most recent Raising the Hardy Boys column: So what if you don’t sew. (Click …

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By NATHALIE HARDY | June, 2014 Published in the Yamhill-Valley News-Register At the time of this writing, there are precisely 11 days until we experience our first summer vacation with a grade-schooler. Sam is already counting down the days, not because he doesn’t like school, but because he can’t wait, and this is a direct …

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