I love it when a library book is great. I don't mean a library book you put on hold because you knew you wanted to read it, or one you set out to find, or even one you picked because you know the author is great. I mean just one you happened to pick up … Continue reading A Perfectly Messed-Up Story – And Other Books to Teach Perseverance
When I first came across a post from Megan of Mom's Got it Made, I thought she was hysterical. Her ability to describe the issues we moms all face (like getting out the door on time) in a way that makes us all feel like we are in this thing together is uncanny. I awkwardly … Continue reading Best Books for a 1-Year-Old from Mom’s Got it Made
If you missed the post all about this 4 part series, click here to see what I'm up to. If not, welcome to my first easy tip to help boost early reading skills: Reading with Expression! Reading is supposed to be fun, and this tip is one of the best ways to make it more … Continue reading Reading with Expression: And the PERFECT books to help you do so!
Ok guys, this one is special. So many things have been going on in our lives lately, and my brain has been in a million different places every day. With so many things happening in the news and so many things happening in our own lives, it is sometimes difficult to focus. So, I have … Continue reading Mr. Snitzel’s Cookies – Grit – and giving back
As it is almost Valentine’s Day, I thought I would start with a post about our favorite feelings book. (If you are curious, you can find my “about me” page here.) The book is called, In My Heart: A Book of Feelings, and is written by Jo Witek. I have two boys, and boys have … Continue reading In My Heart: A Book of Feelings