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Free Audiobooks for the Summer

Summertime is the perfect season for listening to audiobooks, especially if you’re taking a road trip of any length (or, better yet, to distract you from the fact you’re NOT on vacation when you are doing the dishes or weeding the garden). Written by: Janssen Bradshaw of Everyday Reading But audiobooks can be tricky to …

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5 Books for the Beach!

Written by: JANSSEN BRADSHAW of Everyday Reading   Summer is here! Even with two little girls who aren’t in school, it still feels different from the rest of the year. And I’m determined to squeeze in as much beach reading as possible, even if I have to substitute “apartment patio” for “beach.” Here are five …

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The Secrets of Happy Families

I’ve only been a parent for two and a half years, and I’m already dubious about any family advice that claims to be the ONLY way to do something. I’ve quickly learned that what works one month might be a complete failure the next month. Things that my daughter can’t stand might be her favorite …

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French Kids Eat Everything

At 15 months we learned that Logan had a severe peanut allergy, and we learned it the hard way: allergic reaction. Almost immediately we saw his predispositions toward being a picky eater turn into something much more. Imagine your child being on guard all the time. And over time that fear of unknown foods turning …

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St. Patrick’s Day Books

Last time we went to the library we check out a whole stack of St. Patrick’s Day themed books – the perfect theme for March. The kids had fun learning about Leprechauns and traditional Irish Folklore, which was perfect for our Geography obsessed guy! Here are our book suggestions based on what our library had …

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Books about…Books!

We’ve checked out books about Christmas. Books about Snow. Valentine’s Day books. Stacks and stacks of Geography Books. Now what? Books about BOOKS, of course. After watching this video trailer for the book It’s a Book, by Lane Smith I was inspired to look for more books about books to read with the kids. We …

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