Take a Virtual Trip to China with Kids


I am knee deep in reading a book called The Absorbent Mind by Maria Montessori. Here is a section that I read last night: “Is the child’s mental horizon limited to what he sees? No. He has a type of mind that goes beyond the concrete. He has the great power of imagination…We often forget [Read On]

What does it mean to be Green? {MemeTales & PBSKids Readathon}


The topic of “being green” is a popular one in our home. We’ve done Earth Day play dates and a variety of Earth Day activities. I fell in love with Rana DiOrio’s What Does It Mean to Be Green? many months ago. In fact I love Little Pickle Press’ whole line of offerings. The books [Read On]

Storytelling with Your Child & an Imagination {MemeTales & PBSKids Readathon}


  I read the most adorable book this week with my son. He is three years old and was captivated with the words and the story. I loved what Doors in the Air ignited in him. I love how this book took him for a ride and then more. Imagination in children is a wonderful [Read On]