We Love Dads! And other fun read alouds.

Daddy’s Day as Father’s Day is affectionately known in our house is just around the corner. This week our read aloud challenge has some fun ideas for reading with Dad and some other read a...

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...

Shapes Storytime for Toddlers

Squares, Circles, Triangles and more! The shapes are all here and ready for a fun storytime. Below are some fun read aloud books, songs, and activity ideas for learning shapes with toddlers and presc...

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...

7 Spring Picture Books and Extension Ideas

Spring is here! Rain is falling. Flowers are blooming. Mud and puddles are aplenty. There are so many wonderful picture books that capture the best of Spring. The youthful energy. The potential of see...

Best Picture Books about Camping

Collecting rocks, roasting marshmallows, canoeing on lakes – we love camping. The weather is warming up. It’s time to start reserving campsites and dusting off camping gear. Whether you...

Get Well Storytime

Sniffles. Coughs. Runny noses. These are all a part of childhood. Most kids are lucky enough to associate the doctor with a few uncomfortable pricks and a good job sticker. Other kids spend far more t...