This week we picked out three books from Missouri’s Building Block Award 2016 nominee list. The award is giving annually to the most popular preschool picture books in our state’s public libraries. To learn more about the Building Block Award, you can click (here). Our top book this week was Bunnies!!! by Kevan Atteberry. It is about… Continue reading 2016 Building Block Nominee Books
We are still stuck in the house with lingering coughs/congestion which always seem worse at night. We are watching way too much kids television and I’m struggling to stay positive. I had this whole ambitious plan for Cecy this month that involved fun, educational daily activities, but we just aren’t doing it. Sometimes I know… Continue reading Toddler Valentine’s Day Gift to Love
This week…we are all feeling a little sleep deprived and cranky, but these four fun books helped lift our moods.
She’s here! We welcomed our second little girl last week. In all the excitement of visitors, baby presents, and split attention I want Cecy to know that being a big sister is a promotion and she is more loved than ever. It’s a tough concept for a two-year-old, so to help her understand what being… Continue reading Best Big Sister Books
Top books of the week for toddlers, as ranked by a toddler.
Naked! by Michael Ian Black, Illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi “Mommy’s NAKED!” yelled my sweet, little girl at the top of her lungs on our summer vacation. Oh, geez… “Mommy’s not naked” I replied just loud enough for my family to (hopefully) overhear in the next room. I’m sure like most toddlers, my daughter thinks… Continue reading Comedian Books for Kiddos
I’m hoping this week will bring slightly warmer temperatures. It’s hard to get out of the house at 38 weeks pregnant especially in 2 degree temperatures plus ice and snow. Blah! The positive news is, we’ve been making it through our reading list and this book made us smile. Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses… Continue reading A Book to Beat the Winter Blues