30+ All About Me Picture Books for Preschoolers

Tall bodies, short. Blue eyes, brown. Dark skin, light. Curly hair, straight. Big families, small. We are all unique and special. This month for our a Read a Day Challenge, we are going to be reading ...

10 Best Picture Books for Baby’s First Year

I felt silly reading Winnie the Pooh to my newborn twins, but I knew it was supposed to be good for them. Still balancing tandem nursing two babies as they wiggled on the twin nursing pillow while hol...

30+ Ocean Picture Books for Preschoolers

Fascinating ocean animals, soft sand in our toes, the sound of the waves crashing against the shore, and oh that ocean breeze. Summer is here and in our house that means it is time to head to the beac...

How to Use Picture Books with STEM Learning

Does literacy have a place in STEM curriculum? I think yes, but let’s start with STEM. For those of you who aren’t sure, STEM is short for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. There...

12 Best Children’s Books about Moving

Have a move coming up with children? That was us this time last year. We packed up everything we owned and moved for the fourth time since our twins were born. It’s not fun, but there are some w...

7 Fun Picture Books for Zoo Fans

We’re going to the zoo this week! Or at least our read alouds are! My daughter loves animals so this is the perfect theme for her. I hope you have fun reading about animals too. Feel free to jus...