Christmas Cheer – Lifestyle Post Roundup

Between helping with (and having kids involved in) children's choir, teaching a preschool class on Wednesday nights, teaching piano lessons 3 out of 5 evenings, and all the holiday buzz in general, my December plate is pretty full! Basically, the month is moving so fast I can hardly keep up! I haven't had lots of [...]

Fairy Tale Picture Books Worth Falling For

I'd be lying if I said I didn't absolutely love a good fairy tale. And guys, if you've got a preschooler at home who loves them too, these books are gold!! There's quite a variety on this list - new, old, heroes, heroines, historical, modern... but don't let the eclectic picks fool you. These books are tried and [...]

Our Springtime Library Haul

So my goal was to post about our fun library finds once each month, but with baby on the way, that has proved a bit more difficult than once imagined! Instead, I'm settling for a library-find post once or twice each season. 🙂 Here are some of the fabulous children's picture books we snagged today [...]

Favorite Things Friday: Spring Break!

What does your "spring break" look like? Traveling to see family? Taking a day or two off work? Having all your kids home from school? Catching up on spring cleaning? Planting a garden? Ours is kind of a conglomeration of all of the above! Since our March schedule is a bit crazy, we've decided to [...]

Dinosaur Book Resources for Pre-K & Kindergarten

While working on this dinosaur post series, I thought it might be nice to add a list of our favorite dinosaur books and resources that we've found and used throughout our dinosaur unit study. Almost every title we found at our local library, and a few of the other books we've just collected over time. [...]