Teacher Gift Ideas!

The end of the school year is fast approaching. Don’t worry, it snuck up on me too! This is the time to give thoughtful gifts to those educators that teach our children everyday even when we don’t want to claim those little scoundrels! 😀 So let’s show those teachers some APPRECIATION shall we? I’ve always More …

Spring Book Series! Week 4

Spring Book Series, Week 4 Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming and gardens are growing! Who wouldn’t be in a great mood? Spring does go by quickly but what a welcome after such a brutal winter. When my daughter was small, we used to love to take walks and pay attention to every little sound More …

Spring Book Series! Week 3

Spring Book Series, Week 3 Spring is one of my favorite times of the year mostly due to chicks. I’m not embarrassed. 😀 I love those cute little guys popping up everywhere when springtime is upon us! With that confession out of the way, there’s an adorable book on my radar this year featuring those More …

Spring Book Series! Week 2

  For week 2 of my Spring Book Series, we’re going to bust out our flashlights and dig in the dirt! Let’s have some fun while we check out this awesome book…Shine-A-Light: Secrets Of The Vegetable Garden! The Shine-A-Light series is a huge favorite in our house! The book is a great non-fiction book that More …

Library Scavenger Hunt

I’ve always been lucky that my daughter loves to go to the library. For some parents though, getting your child through those double doors may take a little creativity. I put together this fun library scavenger hunt as a game to get children excited about their library visit. Kids can compete against each other and More …

Valentine Bookmarks

Valentine bookmarks? Yes, please! When it comes to picking out valentines for my daughter’s class, the decision process at the store has been agonizing in the past. This year, we decided to go for EASY and make valentine bookmarks to hand out to her classmates. These are great for boys and girls and BONUS they More …

New Year New Career

New year, new career? I say go for it! Sometimes it’s hard to put into words how awesome it has been for my family since I’ve been able to work from home. Spending time with my daughter and husband has obviously been the highlight but there have been many more unexpected “bonuses”. I love to 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 …

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 …