Science Saturday:  Earth Science Books the Kids Will Love

Science Saturday: Earth Science Books the Kids Will Love

Lonely Planet Kids’ How Animals Build is a beautifully illustrated lift-the-flap hardback that explores the incredible world of animal architects. Children can open flaps and unfold spreads to discover amazing animal homes up high, underground, on land, and under the sea. From spider webs and rabbit warrens, to bird nests and ant colonies, and even coral(…)

Creative Problem Solving with Magical Humor

Creative Problem Solving with Magical Humor

Children’s Book Explores & Encourages Creative Problem Solving with Magical Humor  Welcome to the home of The Treebobs – a magical forest where you can follow the adventures of the treebobs, fairies, witches and neerdowells as they encounter challenges that parallel the very real and important events facing children growing up in our modern world. In The Treebobs(…)

Introduce International Travel From the Living Room Sofa

Introduce International Travel From the Living Room Sofa

I don’t know about your kids, but my daughter loves learning about new places that she can travel to someday. She’s got a bucket list of things she wants to see and do in just about every country of the world. Books about travel and exotic locations are one of our favorites to look at(…)

Play in the Bath for Bubble Bath Day

Play in the Bath for Bubble Bath Day

That first bath, bubbles rising up around us in a scent that would soon become associated with warmth, comfort, and safety. It started with the love of a mother’s hands, and in time we began to pamper ourselves. Rich bubbles, beautiful candles, quiet music, and a little time to ourselves have all been the hallmark(…)

Foodie Friday:  Maggie & Mary’s Pantry Pack Soup Mixes

Foodie Friday: Maggie & Mary’s Pantry Pack Soup Mixes

Welcome to January.  It’s cold and blustery outside and that means soup and chili are the perfect meal solution.  This month for National Soup Month, we are going to share with you some of our favorite packaged soup mixes.  We are big into chicken noodle, vegetable and minestrone in our house and while that may(…)