Best Books About Snow Days

In my next writing class, we are going to read a few of these snow day books and then create a chronological story about a snow day of

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Top 10 Moon Picture Books and Educational Activities

This week’s Thematic Thursday is all about space, and I’ve chosen to focus a bit more on the moon. (Yes, I realize that it is no longer Thursday,

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26+ Favorite ABC Books

My daughter is only 2 and a half, but she loves ABCs! I’m planning ahead to the coming months and year of school as I look for awesome

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The Best Christmas Songs Picture Books

One of my favorite parts of the Christmas season is celebrating by reading Christmas picture books with my young children. Another favorite part of the season for me is

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7 Books to Help Prepare for a New Sibling

My posts have been sporadic lately, but there is a great reason for that. Our family is expecting another little one to join us in the fall. Between

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Ten Caldecott Award Books to Remember

Yesterday, Locomotive by Brian Floca won the Caldecott Award! Raisin got an autographed copy of this book for his birthday last year, and it is fantastic. I believe

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Top Ten Picture Books for Toddlers

When my son (Raisin) was 2, I began a personal project or challenge to read 1000 different books with him before he entered kindergarten. (At that point, I

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