Spookley the Square Pumpkin Craft for Kids

Halloween Pumpkin Craft for Kids

    One of our favorite Halloween/fall books is called The Legend of  Spookely the Square Pumpkin. This is a darling book about a square pumpkin who feels bad that he is different than all the other pumpkins who are  round. The other pumpkins are mean to him and tease him because he is different, [...]

Fall Book Review and Activity

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  On our most recent trip to the library we picked up a book called Sophie’s Squash. This book has been a big hit with my 3 year old and she has had me read it over and over. The book is about a little girl who picks out a squash with her parents to [...]

30+ Must Read Easter Books

Easter Books for Kids

Since this is the first Easter that my daughter is actually understanding the concept, I thought it would be a great idea to ask my fellow bloggers for their Easter Book recommendations. For Thanksgiving, I asked my fellow kids bloggers for some great Thanksgiving book recommendations and I got fantastic suggestions, so I knew I would [...]

{Dinosaur Week} How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight Book Review

How does a dinosaur say goodnight review

To start off Dinosaur Week on Love, Play, Learn I thought I would share and review one of my daughter’s favorite books. How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight by Jane Yolen and Mark Teague This book features mothers and fathers who are attempting to put their youngsters to bed but in this book the youngsters are [...]

30+ Thanksgiving Books for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thanksgiving book for toddlers

We love to read and I love finding books that help introduce new experiences and concepts. To prepare for this Thanksgiving we read My First Thanksgiving by Tomie DePaola I love discovering new books and I thought what better way to discover new books then to ask my fellow bloggers for their recommendations for Thanksgiving [...]

BOOK SHOWCASE

I decided that once a month I will showcase some of our favorite books to help others find some good reads for their toddlers Isabella loves books. I have been reading to her since she was just a few days old and she has really developed a love of books. This makes me so happy [...]

COLOR SCAVENGER HUNT

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  This week Isabella and I have been exploring colors. We started out by going to the library and getting a few books on colors. Colors By Charley Harper This book has pretty illustrations to go along with each color. The text of the book is short and sweet which for us, right now, is [...]

DIY Emotions Board Book

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Teach your baby or toddler about emotions and get your older children involved by using them as your models to create a DIY emotions board book. I was inspired to do this brilliant idea by No Time For Flashcards. For more ways to teach your child about emotions click HERE. For this activity you will need [...]

4th of July Books for Toddlers and Preschoolers

4th of July books for toddlers and preschoolers

I am sorry that things have been a little slow around here, we have been on a family vacation. Starting next week, I will be featuring some fun activities to do in celebration of the Fourth of July. We will be starting it off by reading Corduroy’s Fourth of July by Don Freeman. We will then [...]