Children's Books That Celebrate Diversity

Children's Books That Celebrate Diversity

This big, wonderful world is full of all sorts of different people. One of the easiest ways to celebrate the diversity of our world with young children is to include books in our homes that represent a wide range of cultures and backgrounds.

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Road Trip Survival Tips

Road Trip Survival Tips

Summer is here and that means many of you will be hitting the road for vacations with your family. Of course, you want the trip to go as smoothly as possible, but bickering in the car can be a real problem sometimes, not to mention the endless choruses of "How much farther is it?". Rather than resorting to movies and tablets/iPads in the car for the entire trip, I'd like to offer another option to help your survive the miles with a smile on your face.

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Cutting Up - Part 3: Staying On The Line

Cutting Up - Part 3: Staying On The Line

You’ve bought the scissors, they’ve snipped the paper and now you actually have a “cutting fanatic “ on your hands. How can you encourage them to cut and improve their accuracy, without worrying about all the things in your house having snips in them? Give them something to cut . . . and make it fun!

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