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 …

Family Outings And Books

Books make terrific companions for family outings! Attaching a book to a beloved family event will help create a love of reading in your child. With so many books out there, how do you know what to choose? I’ve put together a list of 15 books and matched them up with family fun! All of More …

Working From Home

Sometimes it’s hard to put into words how amazing it has been for my family since I’ve been working from home. Spending time with my daughter and family has obviously been the highlight but there have been many more unexpected “bonuses”. I love to talk about children’s books.  Talking about books has just become a More …