Black Friday Baby!

It’s almost here…Black Friday baby! Everyone likes to save money when holiday shopping (I know I do). I’m a die hard Black Friday shopper to my CORE. I’ve been participating for years. I can even remember waiting in line for over 2 hours with my friend to buy her mom a VCR! 😂 We laugh More …

Holiday Book Baskets

Tis’ the season for holiday book baskets! I love the holidays and putting together fun activities leading up to them! Each year, I start to get into the spirit by putting together pre-holiday baskets of fun. These baskets keep my daughter busy during all of chaotic craziness that happens in November and December. I fill More …

Space Books

Space books intrigue children and adults of all ages. This is a well known fact in our house. There are so many things to love about our solar system, the moon, astronauts and rockets, that kids just can’t resist. I find that space is a popular love for both boys and girls. My daughter used More …

Fall Book Craft

Fall books and crafts are two of my favorite pairings! Fall is a favorite for my family whether we’re apple picking, drinking cider or just soaking in the beautiful foilage. So why not put together a fall book craft? Apple picking is a great family activity, especially in New England. Town after town showcase their finest More …

The Best Fairy Tales

The best fairy tales can transport children into another world. Children are able to use their imaginations and expand their creativity when they dive into fairy tales. Classic stories have always been a favorite in our house but I love when a book puts a fresh spin on an old tale! Whether reading aloud together More …

Best Children’s Book Gifts

We attend a lot of children’s birthday parties. A LOT. What’s my go-to gift? Books, of course. So much so that my daughter’s friends put in their requests when they know their birthday is coming up. 😂 Books are such a great gift. They’re small, educational, don’t junk up a person’s house and above all…let More …

Writing With Kids

Amelia loves to write stories. She often shares them as holidays gifts to grandparents or other family members. Typically, the stories have you bursting out with laughter. The stories are sidesplitting but also showcase the endearing process of writing, spelling and reading. I love everything about Amelia’s budding writer skills: misspelled words, handwriting, mixing up More …

It’s Time For Preschool

It’s time for preschool! Some of you are preparing for your biggest parenting challenge yet…the first day of preschool! While sending your little one off for the first time brings excitement, it can also be overwhelming. I remember the days leading up to Amelia’s first day of preschool 6 yrs ago. I was excited, nervous, More …