I Am Thankful I Can Smell

I Am Thankful I Can Smell

In order to smell, we’ve gotta have a nose. This statement is way too on the nose… but a good reminder. Instead of focusing on the way our nose looks, let’s shift our focus, and celebrate how much richer our lives are because we have a nose that...
Halloween Picture Books

Halloween Picture Books

Halloween picture books are some of my FAVORITE books on the planet. And the following books are my FAVORITES of these FAVORITES. The BEST Halloween children’s books. The MOST WONDERFUL… well, I think you get the idea. 🙂 ROOM ON THE BROOM by Julia...
I LIKE ME!

I LIKE ME!

“I have a best friend.That best friend is me!I do fun things with me.I draw beautiful pictures.I ride fast!And I read good books with me!”I LIKE ME! by Nancy Carlson Written over 30 years ago, I LIKE ME! by Nancy Carlson continues to help children build strong...
The Power of Affirmations

The Power of Affirmations

The biggest bully in my life is me. I say things to myself I would never dream of saying to others. Does this sound familiar? It is hard to have good self-worth when focusing on your negative aspects or actions. But how do you stop the mean thoughts? This is where...
Grandparent Picture Books

Grandparent Picture Books

Over the past year, many great picture books featuring grandmas and grandpas have been released. It has been a tender and heartwarming trend. There is nothing quite like a grandparent. Here are some of my VERY FAVORITE GRANDPARENT BOOKS. Old & new: SOMETHING ABOUT...