Category Archives: Play

10 Halloween Books for Kids of All Ages
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October 9, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

10 Halloween Books for Kids of All Ages

I love October- not only for the fall festivals, the recipes, and the decorating possibilities, but also for the great reading opportunities. As soon as October rolls around, I pull…

Kick Off Summer Reading With Edible ‘Bookworms!’
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May 22, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Kick Off Summer Reading With Edible ‘Bookworms!’

Earlier this month, I agreed to make a special reading-themed snack for Punky’s class on the day they took the reading portion of their standardized tests. At a complete loss,…

7 Awesome Kid Gift Ideas
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March 13, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

7 Awesome Kid Gift Ideas

If you have school age kids, you know the children’s birthday party drill all too well. As soon as you put your kid in preschool, the invitations come hard and…

How to Make Your Child a Reader
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February 26, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

How to Make Your Child a Reader

When I was a kid, I loved to read. ‘Loved’ really isn’t a strong enough word. I was obsessed with reading. It was all I wanted to do. I carried…

Best Winter Children’s Books EVER
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January 29, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Best Winter Children’s Books EVER

“January is usually the worst month of the year,” my husband said this morning as he was getting ready for work. “But this year, it’s been great. We have our…

Winter Wonderland
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January 18, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Winter Wonderland

There’s nothing that can put you in a bad mood quite like taking down the Christmas decorations and realizing you have at least two more months of cold, dreary, weather…