Thanksgiving/Fall Books 2018

Thanksgiving/Fall Books 2018

Ok, guys. I have a little secret: Thanksgiving books miiiiiight be my FAVORITE holiday genre (ok, ok...right after Christmas).  I just looove all the rich illustrations and the sweet messages of family, story-telling, tradition, and gratitude. These are the kind of books that make you want to curl up next to the fireplace with your [...]

Greece

Greece

Well, we're back from probably the most amazing VACATION I've ever taken. [ Note, I say "vacation" because going to beautiful, exotic destinations with your children is called a "trip"...not a vacation! AmIRight?! ] Don't get me wrong, leaving the kids was BRUTAL and I was so upset saying goodbye to them. This was the [...]

Halloween Books 2018

Halloween Books 2018

*NEW Picks for Halloween 2018!!* Well, friends- October ramps up my most favorite time of year when it comes to children's books...Holiday Picture Books! I'm so excited to continue my fun "Monthly Book Picks" tradition again this year by adding a few new finds each month. Call me a sucker, but I found more than [...]

Q’s Backpack

Q’s Backpack

  Hi friends! I hope all your little ones have had a great start to school! I've gotten a bunch of questions asking about how we decorated Q's backpack this year so I thought I'd link a some of them for you. Q picked out this metallic State backpack with the intent to flair-the-heck out [...]

Ballet Favorites

Ballet Favorites

     Ballet starts today for the girls and I wanted to share a few of my tried and trusted favorite dance supplies with you!   Dance Bags Splurge: Fawn Design mini blush backpack Steal: Target Pink Mini Parachute Satchel (we got these this year and had the girls names monogrammed in white! They're SO [...]

Teacher Favorites

Teacher Favorites

At our preschool, the Parents' Club sends out an email at the beginning of the year with filled out "Teacher Favorites" forms for each member of the school staff. It's always SUCH a helpful tool of reference; when a teacher has a birthday, during the holidays, at the end of the year, or any time [...]

Back-To-School Books

Back-To-School Books

It's that time again! Some might even say it outranks December as: "The Most WONDERFUL Time of the Year!" Yep...it's Back to School! I've rounded up a few of my favorite "school-themed" books to read to your little ones as their big day approaches! (As always, the cute pom garlands in the book nook are [...]