For the Love of Reading

Once upon a time there lived a young girl who would one day grow up go to college and become a maid, chauffeur, hairstylist and “the best story reader.” I’m not sure if my husband does a bad job at acting out the mom voice in Tikki Tikki Tembo or if I just really am […]

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 […]

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 […]