The last Thursday in June is National Handshake Day and here are picture book ideas to observe and celebrate this day with children.
World Giraffe Day is an exciting annual event initiated by the Giraffe Conservation Foundation to celebrate the longest-necked animal on the longest day or night (depending on which hemisphere you live!) of the year – 21 June – every year!
One of the things I do struggle with is Infant storytime. I love the babies but performing the storytime for babies can be a bit of a struggle.
Clutter, stuff, things…I can’t escape it. I dream of a Rachee who just has it together. She will have a place for everything, a simple life with labels and containers, a desk that isn’t like a version of the game Jenga only with papers instead of wooden blocks. Part of me enjoys the organized chaos because it’s […]
In which I Seuss in spite of my Seuss hate*. Y’all know the drill: it’s early March and people are all “It’s Dr. Seuss Day!” and running around in red and white stripes, cat whiskers, Thing One and Thing Two gear (which I would totes rock so long as my clone did so too). And then […]
r’s note: I am partnering with #HalosFun to spread Pure Goodness! Affiliate links are used in this post; if you make a purchase I will receive a small commission. But these books are kid tested and approved. Punxsutawney Phil has seen his shadow so this means SIX more weeks of winter. I should not complain; […]
In which making food in your kitchen is not just warming something in the microwave. Preface: BlogHer Food is totally the gift that keeps on giving. When I was selected as a volunteer for the FOOD conference I initially thought that I was just going to wrangle mics, maybe help at registration and probably eat a […]