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Dear Baby:  I’m Sorry…Apologies for Life’s Little Parenting Fails

Dear Baby: I’m Sorry…Apologies for Life’s Little Parenting Fails

Summer is finally here! Which means your kids will be around ALL THE TIME.  Even though I now have a teen, I found this book utterly delightful and had to share with friends and family. So many of the photos in this book really hit home and had me chuckling with a mind full of(…)

A Window Opens

A Window Opens

Typically, we tend to feature books for children, but when Simon & Schuster sent over a copy of “A Window Opens,” we checked it out.  This novel is all about dealing with the complexities of family and career – a great read for moms and moms-to-be that are looking for that balance. Fans of I(…)

In Defense of the Princess

In Defense of the Princess

It’s no secret that most girls, at some point, love all things princess: the poofy dresses, the plastic tiaras, the color pink. Even grown-up women can’t get enough of royal weddings and royal gossip. Yet critics claim the princess dream sets little girls up to be weak and submissive, and allows grown women to indulge(…)

Find the next step in your zentangle journey

Find the next step in your zentangle journey

I went to a blogger conference a few months back and everyone (yes, everyone) was talking about this new book and doing zentangle.  Honestly, I had no idea what they were talking about.  I decided to check it out and got in touch with the author of the book everyone was raving about.  Beckah was(…)

Boston’s Other Green Monster

Boston’s Other Green Monster

For a book to be captivating, it doesn’t have to be fiction.  It can teach determination and cooperation as well as lessons in civics, social studies and history and peak the imagination of a young reader.  Gina Tempesta sent us one such books entitled, “Boston’s Other Green Monster:  A Story About The Big Dig.”  She(…)