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Shellie Braeuner

Shellie Braeuner is the winner of the Cheerios Spoonfuls of Stories contest. She works as a nanny in Nashville, TN. The Great Dog Wash is her first book.
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A playful rhyming book about dogs, The Great Dog Wash from Shellie Braeuner and Robert Neubecker won the Cheerios Spoonfuls of Stories contest.
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My Life in 8 Words

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Shellie Braeuner
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Semper Gumby (Always Flexible) It's our family motto.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. If I could be anything, I would want to be either a fairy or an angel; a creature of magic and power with wings.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My mouth is most noticeable! I am rarely silent, or even talking quietly.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. I love the character Maia created by Richard Adams. Basically, she becomes a hero just because she does the best she can with the situations that present themselves.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. I have a lot of people in my life that I admire. But none of them are famous.

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September 29, 2010

Nashville has been ravaged by flood. The rallying cry has been three simple words.

We are Nashville.

Five months after the flood, more than half of the homes affected are filled with families again. Because we are Nashville, we help each other out.

Kingston Springs Elementary School was closed in May after it was flooded with more than six feet of water. After three months of hard work and donations of individuals and companies like Simon and Schuster, the school opened on time, welcoming children with a clean safe building and new books.

We are Nashville.

Lighthouse Christian School saw one of its buildings float... see more

November 01, 2009

Let me just start by saying, I am not a blogger.  I just live with the very realistic belief that no one is particularly interested in my life.

But, having said that, in the spirit of Halloween, I will share my one and only Ghost Hunt.

I went to college in the middle of nowhere in Tennessee.  And when I say the middle, I mean Murfreesboro is the exact geographic center of nowhere.  We had the obelisk to prove it!  (We also had some weird cult from California who said that it was the geographic center of the Universe, but that's another story.)

Anyway, one Halloween night a group of about six of us dressed up... see more

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