The Best Books to Take on Your Next Road Trip

Summer is in full swing, and that often means more hours on the road. While the destinations are worth it, the trips are sometimes rough. So the more ideas we can have to keep everyone occupied and as happy-as-they-can-be-in-a-car-seat, the better! While the lesson is the thing I care about the most in the books … Continue reading The Best Books to Take on Your Next Road Trip

A tonsillectomy and the Usborne activity books that help keep us entertained!

My 3 ¼ yo had to have his tonsils and adenoids taken out at the end of last week. I'm sure it is this way for everyone, but I HATE it any time one of my kiddos has any medical issue. I turn into an emotional ball of nerves and imagine every possible negative outcome - … Continue reading A tonsillectomy and the Usborne activity books that help keep us entertained!

Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge and Incorporating Nonfiction Into your Child’s Regular Reading Diet

My teacher world and my parenting world have been colliding quite a bit lately. I am reading a book about reading (I know how nerdy can I be?!) right now for school, and it has inspired me to make some changes in what I read with the boys as well. Just in case you are … Continue reading Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge and Incorporating Nonfiction Into your Child’s Regular Reading Diet