Ruby has a love for the alphabet. She started asked “What’s that?”in regards to letters pretty young. I would answer and we would go about our day. I’m not really big on pushing academics but I am all about encouraging learning where ever her interests take us. I remember the day she found some letters … More ABC, Sing with Me
When you are the daughter of a former children’s librarian, a few things in life are true: 1. Your mom had lots of picture books before you were even born, many of them autographed by some of her favorite authors and illustrators. She keeps her favorites on a high shelf. 2. Your mom will continue … More Ruby’s Favorite Reads
We planted a few pumpkin seeds in February as a test run in our raised garden to see if growing pumpkins for Halloween was a viable option. Well, we watched our little seeds sprout and grow into long and twisty vines and bloom. We watched our little pumpkins grow and grow and grow. In the … More How Do Your Pumpkins Grow?
We have books in every room of our house. As a former children’s librarian, I love children’s books and I love reading children’s books but I also know that having a house full of books leads to academic achievement. Ruby has books all around the house and I do as well. We read everywhere. I … More Books Around the House: Kitchen