The Best Books About Being a Good Friend

I am so thankful for the friendships in my life!  Being a good friend is extremely important to me!  I teach my children to be kind and loyal friends.  These habits can stay with you through your childhood and adult years.  When I go to parent teacher meetings or listen to other parents, the way they speak about the kindness of my children is what stays with me.  Reading about…

10 Butterfly Books to Read with Kids

When I was a child, my mom always got us a special spring surprise, a caterpillar kit!  I can still feel the excitement when we opened the box!  It was amazing to be able to watch the caterpillars grow and change in their life cycles.  I continue this tradition with my own kids.  It makes me remember the way my mom always taught us in fun engaging ways! This year…

Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site Math Game

  We read Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker together.  Just like the trucks in the story needed to go to sleep, we talked about the toy vehicles in our house needing a place to sleep.  My boys LOVE their toy trucks, cars, and airplanes!  I always hear them saying, ‘Vroom!, Vroom!’ We decided a garage was a good place for the toys to sleep. Could…

15 Amazing Books To Read With Your Child This Summer

Summer is a great time of year to relax and grab a book with your children!  Whether it be on the beach, by the pool, at the park, or relaxing in your yard, I hope this list of summer books for children will help you to enjoy those lazy summer days! My kids have enjoyed each of these books!  I often throw them in my beach bag.  I always enjoy…