Eight Amazing Alphabet Books

We have quite a collection of alphabet books these days. I genuinely love them, and while we are currently reading them quite often with my four-year-old, I can see the day he outgrows them approaching all too quickly. So, I thought I should write about them now, while all the benefits we get from them … Continue reading Eight Amazing Alphabet Books

Books to Teach Empathy and Perspective Taking to Kids

As I reflected last month on my favorite books of 2018 (Can you come up with a better way to wrap-up the year than thinking back on all the glorious time you got to spend reading?? Because I can’t!), one commonality of many of the books I read was their ability to teach empathy and … Continue reading Books to Teach Empathy and Perspective Taking to Kids

MY Favorite Books of 2018

I thought very seriously about writing a post about the books the boys loved the most this year, but then I thought, "Nah." Feel free to click around to see some of the boys' favorites - I write about them all.the.time! This one is great, and this one, and this one, and THIS one. But … Continue reading MY Favorite Books of 2018

14 Fabulous Christmas Books to Add to Your Collection

My love for holiday books (as my love for ALL books) stems from my mom. One of my favorite memories from childhood was getting into the basket of special books that we got out at the beginning of the Christmas season to look through the books I hadn't seen in a whole year! I love … Continue reading 14 Fabulous Christmas Books to Add to Your Collection

Positive Stories for Boys who want to “Change the World Without Killing Dragons”

I love it when I find books that give my boys positive male role models. Role models who aren't afraid to be sensitive, who aren't afraid to be silly, who aren't afraid to be sporty, who aren't afraid to be smart, who aren't afraid to be whatever it is they want to be. There are … Continue reading Positive Stories for Boys who want to “Change the World Without Killing Dragons”