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Summer Books: Tips for Creating the Perfect Children’s Reading Corner

Reading isn't just good for the soul, it's good for your well-being too. Children who read often build stronger relationships with their parents and are much more likely to exceed academically. Not only do child readers experience less struggles in school, they also tend to possess better communications skills earlier on in life. If you want to encourage your child to read more, make the...
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Summer Memories & 3 Summer Must Haves That Can Take a Big Splash!

We've been squeezing as much fun as we possibly can out of this summer -- making new memories and enjoying lazy days on the lake, long days splashing around at the pool and family vacations spent at the beach! Today I'm sharing with you some our favorite summer moments and 3 Summer Must Haves that can take a big splash. My kids are always ready to make a big splash and this summer I was ready to s...
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Missy President: Our Kids Need a President Like Her

Today as our country takes on a new president, many parents will be struggling to talk to their kids about our country's politics and what our future may or may not look like. As a mom, I remember having this kind of struggle during the recent presidential election. It was difficult to talk to my son about what he saw in the media and even more difficult to answer questions about how politics play...
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10 Magical Christmas Books You Need to Read to Your Kids

We love reading! And reading Christmas Books is a family tradition around here. Today I'll share with you 10 Magical Christmas Books you need to read to your kids! What Christmas traditions do you celebrate with your family? Do any of them foster a love for reading? Don't forget to PIN THIS so you can come back to this list later! :) As a little girl I loved singing Christmas carols and mak...
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Ten Read Alouds (and some FUN websites and apps too) to Celebrate World Read Aloud Day!

10 Great Books for Kids, and some apps too!
Today is World Read Aloud Day! To celebrate I thought I'd share 10 of my favorite books to read aloud with kids.  These are books my students have enjoyed year after year and my own kiddies absolutely LOVE.  As an added bonus, Im also sharing with you some links to cool websites and apps where you can access some of my favorite read alouds (and many more). Just make sure to scroll all the ...
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Celebrate Dr. Seuss with these FUN APPs

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DR. SEUSS! We love Dr. Seuss at our house! Who doesn't? Although we read his books often, today we will make it a point to celebrate Dr. Seuss.  We will read all of our favorites as we remember the man behind the laughter and all his oh so silly words. Read Across America Day is a nationwide reading celebration that takes place annually on March 2. March 2nd is also Theodor Seu...
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