5 Best Children’s Books About Being Thankful

If I was going to pick just one book to read at Thanksgiving it would hands down be this one because it’s gorgeous and interesting and I’m slightly obsessed with the Macy’s Thanksgiv...

Leaf Man Loose Parts Invitation

“There are red leaves on that tree!” my daughter cries from the backseat, “It must be Fall!” Leaves are often the first sign that Fall is arriving. The little reds and oranges ...

Quiet and LOUD Exploration with Babies & Toddlers

Have you ever noticed the contradiction that babies and toddlers are both sensitive to loud noises and supremely loud themselves? Understanding the differences between quiet and loud are a complicated...

Halloween Costumes Preschool Story Time

My preschoolers have been thinking about their Halloween costumes since July. Some are easy to picture – an elephant, Cinderella, or a Construction Worker. Others, like a Veterinarian Astronaut,...

10 Best Children’s Books for Preschoolers

“Read it one more time Mommy!” My son’s pleading eyes looked up at me. I was tempted to stay snuggled with his tiny warm body on my lap and read one more book to my preschoolers, but...

Apple Picking Preschool Read & Create

One of the best things to do this time of year is drive into the country and find an apple tree where the low limbs are are lagging to the ground with the weight of crisp, juicy apples. It’s one...

Fall Leaves Preschool Storytime

Fall leaves in bright shades of orange, yellow, and red transforming our trees mark the change in seasons. Long before children can read a calendar or understand the mystifying concept of daylight sav...