Welcome to my obsession with children’s books–especially the ones that deal with everyday challenges in a fun and compelling way. I’ll share old classics, new gems, and everything in between to help support you and your kids (or just your kids if they like to read solo). Sign up and you’ll get my top-pick resources, delivered to your inbox each month on the full and new moon.

Wemberly Worried Kevin Henkes (Scholastic Inc., 2000)

August 4, 2020

Our kids have a lot to worry about these days. Will they be going back to school? If they do, will they be with their friends? Wemberly’s here to help your child open up about their worries. Wemberly is a sweet little mouse who worries about everything. She worries that… Read More

In A Jar Deborah Marcero (G.P. Putnam’s Son, 2020)

March 9, 2020

What if you could capture the beautiful moments of a sunset, a meteor shower or falling leaves in a jar? Collecting the wonders of winter, the newness of spring and the long days and shadows of summer, in a jar, may seem impossible to you and I. To Llewellyn and… Read More