I have a confession to make. As a child, I didn’t like to read. Actually, I hated reading. I don’t have a favorite book from my childhood or even a book I remember kind of liking. As a teacher, I’ve fallen in love with books. I love children’s books! I could spend hours browsing the
Wasn’t Kate a beautiful bride? Whether you are a royal watcher, or not, you have to admit it was a beautiful wedding. My daughter is a true princess. Every time we watch a princess movie, she is absolutely giddy during the wedding. Watching a real-live prince marry his princess is a dream come true for
Do your kids write at home? My kids have a sudden eagerness to write cards, letters, notes, lists, and books. I’ve been taking a class about creating Playful Spaces in the home and came across the idea for using pegboard as a display option. If you’d like to see the step by step directions for
This was the area in my yard which housed the strawberry plants. I think I should have just called them plants, because they never actually produced strawberries. It’s a fairly sunny spot, but just not sunny enough for berries. On Friday I dug up all of the strawberry plants to make room for something new.
I’m a kindergarten teacher and the mother of a kindergartener. I’m always on the look out for books my kids can read independently. It’s not easy finding great books that 5 and 6 year olds can read. We tried the BOB books, but my daughter thought they were boring. I have to admit, I think