Scholastic Monday ~ Mama Loves Me

The love of a mother is a special thing. Let’s just say that the old saying “You don’t really know what love is until you have your own children,” is true! In fact, sometimes that love is felt so deeply that it really is hard to put it into words. Author, Anna Pignataro has found […]

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Scholastic Monday – PIG the Winner

It seems like Pig the Pug has a lot of lessons to learn…including the lesson of being a good sport. Ahhh…that’s a tough one…even for some of us, right? We’ve covered that lesson a few times in our own home already. In Pig the Winner by Aaron Blabey, your favorite misbehaved Pug is back to […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Safe in a Storm

Are you stuck in a rut when it comes to bedtime stories? Every once in a while, we get stuck…reading the same ones over and over and over. I don’t mind reading the same books many times over, but I will admit that sometimes it’s nice to throw a new title into the mix! 😉 […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Lionheart

How do you feel about facing your fears? It can be a tough thing to do…I know from experience – and even still have a few that I need to ‘face’ one day! For kids, facing fears is a very real thing as well. Some of their fears might seem small to us, but to […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ How Do Dinosaurs Stay Friends?

It’s amazing how popular dinosaurs are among kids – even though they are extinct! I guess it’s all the unknowns, and the fact that they were such magnificent creatures that make us curious and that make us enjoy learning and reading about them. Jane Yolen and Scholastic have turned the fascination that kids have with […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Every Day Birds

The birds are back! We are very excited about that…especially my one and a half year old little guy. Although the leaves haven’t decided to appear on the trees yet, there are plenty of birds to be seen again…nice, chubby robins, lots of geese coming back from their winter getaway, and many others too. Scholastic […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Mmm, Cookies!

Just about everyone loves a cookie. They are s delicious little treat that can be eaten in a few bites (unless you make a jumbo cookie! 😉 ) and there are plenty of great varieties to choose from out there. Yes, cookies are a good thing, except…. …when you receive a cookie made from play […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Our Love Grows

Are you tired of reading the same bedtime story over and over? I know some of those bedtime stories are dearly loved – and rightly so! But sometimes it’s nice to add a new book into the mix. 🙂 Our Love Grows, by Anna Pignataro is a great one to add to your collection for […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Scribble

Ruth Ohi is a fabulous children’s author! Her books are fun, unique and unlike many of the other children’s books we find. She’s full of creativity, a sweet little sense of humor and so much more. They are often simple stories, but ones that are thoroughly enjoyed by children and families! This April she’s coming […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Read Me a Book

Reading to my younger kids is one of my favorite things to do. That said, sometimes other stuff ‘gets in the way’ and I don’t get as much reading time with them as I’d like. Read Me a Book by Barbara Reid has been a sweet and simple little reminder about how reading to our […]

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