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World Pizza – Bring on the Peace-ahh!

World Pizza – Bring on the Peace-ahh!

When Momma spots a wishing star, she starts to ask for world peace—but a sneeze changes “peace” into “peace-AH-AH-AH–choo!” World PIZZA! Suddenly, yummy pies of every kind come drifting down from the sky. That’s not exactly what Momma hoped for . . . or is it? With humor, warmth, and heart, this delicious picture book(…)

City Mouse:  Your Summer Reading Guilty Pleasure

City Mouse: Your Summer Reading Guilty Pleasure

We typically feature books for kids on our site, but today, it’s all about a book for mom.  I simply couldn’t put it down and read through this book in a matter of days, which is a record for me.  This book will have your shaking your head, laughing and thinking far beyond the time(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Magnificent Thing

The Most Magnificent Thing Award-winning author and illustrator Ashley Spires has created a charming picture book about an unnamed girl and her very best friend, who happens to be a dog. The girl has a wonderful idea. She is going to make the most MAGNIFICENT thing! She knows just how it will look. She knows(…)

Books About Bedtime

Books About Bedtime

Bedtime can be hard. The kids want to stay up, but they are tired. Mom and Dad just want some downtime. Here are some fun books to read at bedtime about bedtime. Hildie Bitterpickles Needs Her Sleep By Robin Newman Illustrated by Chris Ewald Hildie Bitterpickles is a witch who needs her sleep. Her quiet(…)

Have a Pirate Adventure with Playdate in a Box

Have a Pirate Adventure with Playdate in a Box

The end of school is right around the corner. I know that my kids have only a few days left and they cannot wait to start their summer adventure. We’ve already been busy planning day field trips in our local area, scheduling playdates with friends and looking into boredom busters. Today, I want to share(…)

My Toddler Life #BabyLove

My Toddler Life #BabyLove

A curious toddler loves to play…especially with his mommy’s smartphone! When Mommy finds him using her phone without permission, it’s the perfect teaching moment. Mommy reminds her little one that what matters most in life is time together filled with love and attention. Her simple reminder: Put down our phones. Age Range: 2 – 5(…)