If you go to the Amazon store on your phone, tablet, or computer, you will find a magical land called “Underground”. EVERYTHING in the Underground is 100% free, including many interactive apps of children’s literature classics, such as Berenstain Bears, Little Critter, and Dr. Suess. Available now for FREE on Amazon Underground is Goodnight Moon. … More Underground Review #2
Evy says, she likes it when I read this book…over and over and over and over and over. This book is a hit with dad too, while I can see some real literary merit in Mary Murphey’s popular, timeless work. It’s a board book for just a couple of dollars on Amazon right now! It … More I Like it When
When is too early to start instilling manners?
It is never too early.
… More Sesame Street Collection: My First Manners
If there was any doubt, Amelia Bedelia is just as cool as she ever was. In case you’re not familair, this girl has been taking things too literaly since 1963. Peggy Parish of Manning, South Carolina began the set of stories with just three originals, but they were such a hit that after her death … More Amelia Bedelia, a Legacy
“In this case, we actually BOTH prefer the eletronic version. As a die hard book collector, book lover, and book sniffer, I feel I have to explain…” … More Underground Review #1
We all know reading to our kids is important, but some of us don’t enjoy it. Here are some ways to make sure your child has proper exposure to language without you haveing full exposure to misery. Let someone else do it. Leave a few books out for babsitters of Facetime with those grandparents … More 5 Ways to Get Out of Reading to Your Kids
I can tell you how to get, how to get these sweet sesame deals. This collection includes 8 -that’s right 8- board books. There are bright, big images on every inch of the page, and the pages are sturdy and easy to turn. Each cover features a Sesame Street character. This means baby can pretend … More The Sesame Street Collection
Want to read more, but tired of seeing the prices of a few pages? Here are some of my favorite places to get books for a few bucks or FREE. Most stores, actually. From home goods places, to department stores, to grocery stores and value stores, you can find books, occasionally on sale. Chain … More 16 Places to Find Books on the Cheap
Reading to your child for just a few minutes per day can improve their verbal skills. Verbal skills don’t just help kids in school; they help kids communicate with you easier. Evy is picking up words left and right… then goes a day without using them. To work on this, and keep the dreaded whine … More How to Increase Language Skills in 10 Minutes a Day
1. I first found audiobooks on a blog about how to get through long car rides with little ones. Audiobooks can be a godsend for long car rides, which Evy hates, reducing the dangers of being distracted by screaming. 2. They can also be played from youtube, along with episodes of Reading Rainbow. We tried out Storyline … More Ten Ways Audiobooks Save Lives