Read to Me, Valentine

I love Valentine’s day as much as love watching holiday themed programming on the Hallmark channel. I was raised with Valentine’s Day being, “El dia de el amor” which translates to, “The day of love”.  VDay was never about about being boo’d up or receiving flowers from an admirer, it was and still is about […]

7 Books to Prepare for the First Day of Preschool

‘Twas the night before pre-school and all through the house…  A mommy was stirring her margarita in the rocks…  The evening before you have to officially let your little one go into the real world of children who are raised by a-holes is a very difficult one.  However, there is no reason why it should be difficult […]

7 Fun Children’s books for the 4th of July

Mmmm…. Hot dogs and I’m not even going to lie to you and say that I prefer turkey dogs…  I love a good Fourth of July hot dog.  Independence day is my second favorite holiday after Halloween.  I even tried my best to have a baby on the holiday.  Maybe it’s because Julia Roberts’ son […]

Anna Banana

We love the Anna Banana series! We have just read the two newest Anna Banana books to hit the shelves.  Out of the two our favorite is Anna Banana and the Chocolate Explosion. What the book is about is when Fuzzball (the little fuzzy guy) makes a big explosion in the kitchen and Grizzler (the little cute bear) cheats and lies […]

The 12 Best Easter Books (ever)

Easter is around the corner and I despise filling my kids up with candy for any holiday.  Not because I’m healthy or anything but because I hate the clean up and am still finding wrappers from Halloween hidden in crevices all over my home.  I’d much rather fill up their baskets with things they can […]

Dear Santa…

Dear Santa, welcome to my world.  I have had an advanced copy of Santa’s Zany, Wacky, Just Not Right Night Before Christmas by DK Simoneau and David Radman in my hands for a little while now and have been reading it over and over and over again.  This book tells us what happens to Santa on […]

Little Elliot, Big City

We are a family that hugs, smiles, watches reality television and loves elephants.  My son may be only two years old but his fascination with elephants is greatly enabled by his mom (that’s me).  If it has an elephant on it, you can consider it sold because it is coming home with us. We are […]