Back to School Books
Back to School Books
School is fast approaching here where I live... Where did the summer go?  Anyway, even though my little guys are still too young for school, I'm still on the lookout for some great books that get the kids prepared and excited to go back to school: If you take a Mouse to School by Laura Numeroff I Am Too Absolutely Small for ...

Crafting with Books: Hooray for Fish!
Crafting with Books: Hooray for Fish!
Jude is really enjoying all of the Maisy books by Lucy Cousins, so we were super excited to see Hooray For Fish at our library.  I absolutely love the illustrations in the book - super fun and colorful! About Hooray for Fish! by Lucy Cousins: Paddle along with Little Fish on a mesmerizing tour of friends spotty and stripy, happy ...

Crafting with Books: Pancakes, Pancakes!
Crafting with Books: Pancakes, Pancakes!
Who doesn't love pancakes?  Who doesn't love Eric Carle?  This "Crafting with Books" edition we'll be combining both! About the fun book Pancakes, Pancakes! by Eric Carle: Jack wants some pancakes, but first he must gather eggs from the chickens, wheat from the farmer, flour from the miller, milk from the cow, etc. His mother shows him how to cook and ...

Crafting with Books: Elmer the Elephant
Crafting with Books: Elmer the Elephant
My mom is a retired preschool teacher and when she came to help us with the birth of our newest little man, we got to talking about activities and crafts to keep my 2 year old busy. Jude loves books and he loves crafts, so my mom suggested that we start crafting with books.  I totally fell in love with the ...

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