American Places ABC Books

American ABC Books-Alphabet books about US cities, states and regions

Alphabet books are a great way to learn about new places, animals, and so many other things. This ABC list is all about America; states, cities and regions. If you are planning a trip, an ABC book about the area would be a great way to start the trip and get your little one excited. And if you aren’t traveling, an ABC book can be a fun way to expose kids to different geographic areas. This post contains affiliate links. {Read More}

Letter D Alphabet Conversation Cards

Letter D alphabet conversation cards

Up next in the Alphabet Conversation Cards Series we’re sharing ideas for the Letter D. You’ll find conversation starters about doughnuts, dinosaurs, dogs and more.   Download your free Letter D conversation cards! Find out more ways to use these conversation cards in the introductory post for this series. Next week we’ll be sharing the Letter E conversation cards.

Letter C Alphabet Conversation Cards

Free Printable Alphabet Conversation Cards-Letter C

This week for the Alphabet Conversation Cards Series we’re discussing the Letter C. You’ll find conversation starters about cakes, cruises, candy, cats, cowboys and more.   Download your free Letter C conversation cards! Find out more ways to use these conversation cards in the introductory post for this series. Next week we’ll be sharing the Letter D conversation cards.

Bubble Books

Fiction and Nonfiction Books About Bubbles~Includes books about bubble baths, blowing bubbles, bubble gum, bubble science and more

Bubbles are always fun whether they are in the bath, blown with gum, or in your milk. We have a list of books that kids of all ages will enjoy. This post contains affiliate links. Bubbles Big Bad Bubble by Adam Rubin Big Bad Bubble is a silly story that I love. In monster land, bubbles appear out of nowhere and the monsters are terrified of them. As the author talks to the monsters, they realize that bubbles might not {Read More}

Letter B Alphabet Conversation Cards

Free Printable Alphabet Conversation Cards-Letter B

Last week I announced our new alphabet conversation cards series and introduced the Letter A Conversation Cards.  Today I’m sharing the letter B set. These cards include conversation starters about boats, bakers, bears, and more. Download your free Letter B conversation cards! Learn more about ways to use these conversation cards in the introductory post for this series. We’ll be back with the Letter C conversation cards soon!

Three Little Pigs Books

Books Inspired by The Three Little Pigs

“I’ll huff and puff and blow your house down!” This is a classic line from a classic tale that we have probably all heard. How would that line change if the wolf was a space robot, he used simple machines to catch the pigs or he was simply misunderstood? The story of the Three Little Pigs has been told in many different ways. Below is a list of books that tell the story in their own special way. Different Versions {Read More}

Free Printable Night Sky Journal

Free Printable Night Sky Journals~Writing and Drawing journals that include pages for scientific observations and imaginative stories about outer space

As the days grow shorter during fall and winter it is a great time to observe the night sky. Not only is this an opportunity to learn scientific facts about the sky, it also inspires a lot of creative thinking. Kids and adults alike can hardly look up and not consider what it might be like beyond this galaxy. With the upcoming release of Interstellar we’re partnering with Paramount to share a fun family activity inspired by the new movie {Read More}

Letter A Alphabet Conversation Cards

Free Printable Alphabet Conversation Cards~Letter A

Today I’m excited to be starting a new series all about getting kids talking! Okay, getting kids to talk isn’t exactly a challenge, but strengthening oral vocabulary and conversation skills are important early learning goals. For this series, we’re going to be sharing free printable conversation cards that go along with each letter of the alphabet. For each letter there will be ten printable cards to choose from. The cards can be used in a variety of ways. Here are just a {Read More}

Monster Play Dough Invitation

Monster Dough Tray

There’s no doubt we love play dough around here. When the girls asked what else we were going to do with our monster tray after all of the monster activities we’ve been doing lately, I said, “What about play dough?” And this little invitation was born… We already had most of the materials in our tray, but you can gather a variety of collage materials. We used googly eyes, chenille stems, jewels, and colored straws cut into small pieces. We also {Read More}

Books About Dogs

Fluffy, Playful and Cuddly Stories About Dogs~Click through to read summaries of our favorite dog books for kids

If you are a dog person you know that they hold a special place in your heart and family. We are dog people and Little Bit will be quick to tell you how much she loves dogs which is why we read lots of dog books. For that reason I have a long list of books that you can read to your dog lover. If you aren’t a dog lover maybe these books will change your mind. There are so {Read More}