All Together Now, Count to 5 Again!

Baby Books by Lucy Cousins: Nursery Rhymes and Maisy's FIrst Numbers
January 5, 2018

Lucy Cousins is one of our favorite author/illustrators for baby books. Her bright, colorful illustrations and simple text have kept my kids engaged from as young as 6 months.  They are FUN books. And colorful. And perfect for a Friday night when you want to brighten up the evening because everyone is tired and ready for bed (Including me). Tonight…

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Favorite Children’s Christmas Books

Children's Christmas Books
January 2, 2018

It’s the New Year, which means it is time to put away all of our Christmas books. Without hesitation, Christmas books are my favourite to read to the kids.  I think our house knows “The Night Before Christmas” by Clement C. Moore by heart, and we own multiple versions of it. Last year, at 2, almost 3 years old, D…

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Goodnight Moon and Big Snow

Children's Books: Big Snow & Goodnight Moon
November 20, 2017

We were able to read bedtime books with the kids tonight.  And they were good bedtime books too.  That’s my good news story for today.  By the time I got home from work, ate dinner and got the kids ready for bed, it was already past their bedtime.  But we managed to read “Goodnight Moon” as our family story with…

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The Best Baby Book to Give at a Baby Shower

Best Baby Shower Gift, Baby Gift or Gift for New Parents
November 19, 2017

What is the perfect baby shower gift? You know how sometimes you are asked to bring a book instead of a card to a baby shower? What book would you bring? If there was one baby book that you could give to new parents, what would it be?