105 Ways to Give a Book

Stong and Happy

So Five Minutes for Mom has a drawing contest for kids sponsored by Yoplait, with the theme “Strong and Happy.” I don’t usually participate in contests or giveaways, but the prize is $1000 for educational pursuits for the winner. As it so happens, my ten-year-old daughter was accepted into an exclusive summer program for young performers at Broadway Artists Alliance, for which we could use the tuition.

Anyway, her picture leans more to the happy than to the strong, but as she says of her and her cousin, “Together we’re strong and happy.” I can’t argue with that.

Five Minutes for Mom will choose finalists and then have a popular vote to determine the winners. If she makes the final group, I’ll be back begging asking for your vote. Because at ten years old doing this, she’s more than ready for formal training.

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MotherReader said...

Ugh. I tried to up the saturation to come closer to the actual picture, but it still looks washed out. Click on it to make it bigger and clearer.

Sherrie Petersen said...

Great drawing! Wish her luck!

Peaceful Reader said...

It looks great (they do look strong and happy) and I remember her video as well-that takes serious bravery!! Hipe hers is chosen.

Anonymous said...

Good luck. Rootin' for you and will vote when its time.

Patricia J. Weaver said...

Ahhh how good. I'll vote for her

Sharon K. Mayhew said...

Lovely picture! Let us know when we ca vote.

Lee Wind, M.Ed. said...

awww, I love the Heart-shaped cloud!
Good luck!

Saints and Spinners said...

I'm rooting for your daughter! That is great that she's been accepted into the summer program for young performers.