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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(…)

Storytime with Mom

Storytime with Mom

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the amazing moms out there. What a fun day to be the center of attention! Below are some great picture books to share with mothers, grandmothers, kids and the whole family. Special thanks to Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group for sending these along to us. Our review panel loved all(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Poet of Science

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Poet of Science

When we first started featuring STEM books for Science Saturday, Ada Lovelace books kicked off our interest. In researching the best STEM books for kids, we have come across a few more about this amazing pioneer and wanted to share them with you this week. Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer From(…)

If You Were Me and Lived In…

If You Were Me and Lived In…

We are continuing to feature the beautiful book series, “If You Were Me and Live In…” by Carole P. Roman. Today, we will take a look at her subject areas of Viking Europe, Renaissance Italy, Ancient Greece, and Ancient China. Learn what kind of food you might eat in Ancient Greece, the clothes you wore(…)

Teach Children About Cultures Around the World

Teach Children About Cultures Around the World

We have shared with you in the past about a wonderful author, Carole P. Roman, and her books. Today we bring you more in her series, “If You Were Me and Lived In…” This series is an easy way to introduce your children to cultures around the world. Former social studies teacher Carole P. Roman(…)

The Skydiving Beavers:  A True Tale

The Skydiving Beavers: A True Tale

Coming this April from Sleeping Bear Press, The Skydiving Beavers: A True Tale. This book shares the story of the successful conservation efforts to preserve the local McCall, Idaho beaver population by dropping them from a plane and into the backwoods of the Idaho Wilderness. Story Overview Just after World War II, the people of(…)