Books

What if being bored is good for kids?

Three Ways to Slay the “I’m Bored” Dragon Summer is a time of relaxation and freedom.  It’s unstructured days and late nights;  movies and picnics, wild roller coaster rides at the theme park and lazy days poolside.  But eventually something will probably rear it’s ugly head.  It’s the dreaded “B” word. My kids would usually…

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Make summertime–reading time

Make Reading a Summer Adventure Summer is here!   Planning to relax and chill out? Worried about keeping the kiddos entertained?  Afraid they will be brain-dead from too much screen time by the time school starts back? Summer is a great time to encourage kids to spend time reading. Not only is it entertaining but…

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3 Children’s Picture Books that make great gifts!

Just in time for the upcoming holiday season, there are lots of new children’s books available! I love all of Rosalind Bunn’s picture books but the latest one is a real gem.  Whose’s Shadow Do You S_ _? is the story of a little boy who is reluctantly going to bed.  After the last bedtime story is…

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