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Call of Duty Modern Fatherhood

If there was a Navy SEAL/Army Ranger version of fatherhood, that is what my husband enlisted for when our…

Fiona’s 15 Favorite Library Books

Fiona loves libraries so much I have to carry her out every time. She just does not want to leave…

All the World is All of Us

Never has a book been so aptly named. All the World, a Caldecott Honor Book by Liz Garton Scanlon creates…

Well Child Checkup Checklist: My Parenting Nemesis

My family doesn’t have a great track record with pediatricians.There’s a slim chance it&#8217…

Toddler-Made Granola: My First Mompreneur Pitch

Why Mompreneur? Terms like Mompreneur and Mommy Blogger irk a lot of people. Frankly, I’m a little confused…

Barnyard Dance

Warning: Barnyard Dance is NOT to be read at bedtime, as it will get your children all riled up. Which…

Preventing Story Boredom: 7 Clever Ways to Get Through the Same Book 100 Times

Tired of reading the same book nap after nap or night after night? It’s a common ailment, known…

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr, with collages by Eric Carle, falls solidly in…

The Best Children’s Book Ever

Let’s not beat around the bush. There can only be ONE best children’s book ever, right…

Reinventing Classics: A Modern Rewrite for an Old Favorite Lullaby

Traditional lullabies are terrifying, right? Thankfully, standards for lullabies have changed drastically in the last century or so. We&#8217…