Anne Armstrong

Anne Armstrong is Founder of, a glitter covered revolution helping busy families connect in 15 magic minutes

Anne Armstrong is the Founder of My Gnome on the Roam ® educational toys which inspire a love of reading, writing and adventure for kids, families, students and educators across the globe. After 20 years as a gifted middle school teacher, Anne took on the role of mom entrepreneur to share her formula of small pockets of time + a simple idea for an adventure = deeper family connections in as little as 30 minutes a week. A published best-selling children’s author of the book “My Gnome on the Roam ®,” Anne strives to live by a phrase coined by her brilliant students who refer to her as the Field Trip Queen: ‘Make Your Life a Book Worth Reading.’ She holds a Master’s and Ed. Specialist degree in gifted education and has been featured on NPR, Huffington Post,, and the New York Times.