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  • Read More Blog Posts on Substack

    I have been writing on Substack, a great platform for writers. You can read more of my blog articles and leave comments on “Susan’s Expressions” found here. I look forward to connecting with you!


  • Ukulele Children’s Picture Book Teaches Importance of Practice and Patience

    The Core Themes I recently published the second book in The Strumming Seahorse series. Ukulele Practice Time: A Strumming Seahorse Story follows Sammy on another adventure as he learns more about how to play the ukulele. This time, he struggles with learning a song because he doesn’t know how to play all the notes. He learns about…


  • New Ukulele Children’s Book Released

    My latest book has been released and I am excited it’s available to all. Sammy the Seahorse learns beginner ukulele skills but also learns something very important about himself, too. This book is ideal for children ages 5 to 9. It is the first in a series of four books I have planned. I also…


  • Read More Blog Posts on Substack

    I have been writing on Substack, a great platform for writers. You can read more of my blog articles and leave comments on “Susan’s Expressions” found here. I look forward to connecting with you!

  • Ukulele Children’s Picture Book Teaches Importance of Practice and Patience

    The Core Themes I recently published the second book in The Strumming Seahorse series. Ukulele Practice Time: A Strumming Seahorse Story follows Sammy on another adventure as he learns more about how to play the ukulele. This time, he struggles with learning a song because he doesn’t know how to play all the notes. He learns about…

  • New Ukulele Children’s Book Released

    My latest book has been released and I am excited it’s available to all. Sammy the Seahorse learns beginner ukulele skills but also learns something very important about himself, too. This book is ideal for children ages 5 to 9. It is the first in a series of four books I have planned. I also…

  • Artful Healing: How Watercolor Painting is Helping Me Cope with Health Struggles

    During life’s trials and tribulations, we often seek solace and strength in unexpected places. For me, the world of watercolor painting has become a haven of healing and renewal during my ongoing health struggles. Watercolor painting helps me deal with my emotions and the reality of my upcoming bowel surgery. It is a follow-up to…

  • Ukulele Coloring Adventures

    My new coloring book series is now available! You can enjoy In the Forest with the Ukulele, In the Wild with the Ukulele, and In the Ocean with the Ukulele. These coloring pages are great for kids, and I think adults will enjoy them, too! Each book features over 20 original hand-drawn illustrations. They were…

  • Coloring Page for Zoe’s Groovy Birthday Gift: A Ukulele Tale

    Now you can have your very own coloring page based on the cover art for my new children’s book Zoe’s Groovy Birthday Gift: A Ukulele Tale! Your little one is sure to love coloring this unique, groovy ukulele birthday cake! You can download this free PDF coloring page when you sign up for Susan’s SideNotes,…

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