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Meet Peyton!

Watch out world… there’s a new “Nice Kid” in town, and her name is Peyton!  Always ready for her closeup, Peyton was caught flashing her adorable smile while relaxing with one of her favorite books.  On any given day, you can catch little miss Peyton laughing, playing, and making new friends.  Mom and dad have also noticed Peyton’s love of great music, including some of their old favorites.  With such a pleasant disposition, Peyton is definitely singing our tune!

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Mother’s Finest!

I don’t do this very often, but I can’t let Mother’s Day pass without recommending the perfect place for brunch with the special mom(s) in your life… Le Petit Marche!  I know that it sounds pretty fancy, but don’t be intimidated.  Just consider this recommendation my gift to you.  French for the little market, Le Petit Marche is part chic urban bistro and part charming  neighborhood market.  We, at Bella Flowers Books, have fallen in love with the place and know that you will, as well… and I’m not just saying that because they sell our books.  Don’t believe …

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Perception vs. Reality

Ever hear the cliche “Perception is/becomes reality”?  It is often true in many cases.  For example, if we believe that we don’t deserve something, we most likely don’t get it.  Somehow, our brains are quite susceptible to fulfilling even the worst of our subconscious prophecies.  Of course, there are exceptions to this unwritten rule – traffic tickets, adult acne, menstrual cramps, and… the imperfection of motherhood.  No matter how unfair you perceive the aforementioned to be, you’re still most likely going to get a ticket if caught speeding. 
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The family who goes green together…

Every year, more than 30 million trees are cut down to produce books in the US.  So, at Bella Flowers Books, we feel an ethical responsibility to balance out what we are taking from our planet.  This is why we’ve chosen to print our books using vegetable-based ink on 30% recycled paper, as well as plant a tree for every copy printed of Nice to be Nice.  We are in business to leave the world a little better than we found it. If we remain true to that, profits are …

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Meet Ava Korynn!

We are proud to announce our very first “Nice Kid’s Read Nice Books” photo contest winner, Ava Korynn!  Aside from having a unique name, Ava Korynn is a sweetheart who has stolen the hearts of her parents and big sister Kendall.  She’s a joy to be around and loves playing and laughing with friends and family.  Though she is only 13 months old, she’s already engaging in nice behavior by sharing her toys and keeping fussy moments to a minimum.  Ava Korynn, a nice kid to know!  Great job mom and dad!