A garden for Mommy?

In Flower Garden by Eve Bunting, a little girl and her father build a garden to surprise her mother on her birthday! In today’s Book Club Monday selection, the action starts on a trip to the grocery store. Dad and daughter take their garden supplies home on the city bus and carry them up the … Read more…

Share one magic holiday morning with your family!

Christmas: Are perfection and disaster your only choices? Of course, not. There’s a happy holiday medium for every family with small children! Everyone’s short on time these days; we’re all over committed and running as hard as we can. With the holidays approaching, the stress multiplies even faster. Everyone has memories of family holidays when … Read more…

Meet Pumpkin Jack!

Pumpkin Jack by Will Hubbell is the story of a young boy named Tim who names his Halloween Jack-O-Lantern Jack.    Tim carves his first Jack-O-Lantern and keeps Jack in his bedroom as a night light until Jack’s mother says Jack can no longer stay in the house because he is starting to rot. Tim moves … Read more…