10 Best Books About Fire Fighters for Toddlers

I thought their wide eyes might just pop out as my twins and their friends followed a tall firefighter around the fire station. The friendly firefighter spent an hour showing the kids his uniform andĀ...

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 ...

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...

Down on the Farm Toddler Story Time

Farm animals with their quirky characteristics and fun noises are always a favorite with infants and toddlers. This story time brings together three playful farm animal books and some hands on learnin...

13 Best Read Aloud Books for Toddlers

Reading books aloud to a child is one of the greatest gifts you can give. Reading aloudĀ helps toddlers develop vocabulary, it teaches the important pre-literacy skill of how a book works, and it is a...

10 Best Books for Older Babies

My world changed in more way than one when my twins transformed from tiny newborns to active wiggling, rolling, crawling babies. Suddenly nothing on the floor was safe, they frequently took off in dif...