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Teaching our Kids about Women who Kick Ass: *Rad American Women A - Z*

Every once in a while a children’s book comes out that gives me the urge to run to my nearest bookstore and buy a dozen copies, so that I can hand one to every child in my life. 1,607 more words


Look for the... Bare Necessities

We’ve had one of our action-packed days today, so I thought it timely to start our family blog…

We started the day with pyjama time round the kitchen table. 656 more words


Once Upon An Alphabet: Short Stories for All the Letters by Oliver Jeffers

Slyly funny in a way kids can’t resist, and gorgeously illustrated in a way readers of all ages will pour over, this series of interconnected stories and characters explores the alphabet in a way that will forever raise the bar.

Picture Books

Alphabet Cities - J is for Jakar (བྱ་ཀར་)

As I have travelled a bit I am going to try and see if I have one city for each letter in the alphabet. Today it is… 12 more words


Z for Z, that's the alphabet

Yeey, I made it. I’ve finally arrived at the last letter of the alphabet, the Z. It’s not a letter with a lot of options, so this post is going to have some different parts. 265 more words

My Life

The Big Idea- HUGE Drawings

We do a LOT of drawing in our house.  It’s something I enjoy, so when my kids get bored, my solution is to draw.  It’s funny how simply changing the size of something reinvigorates interest- in this case, the size of the paper.   132 more words

Miss Kat

Teaching Your Toddler the ABCs

After posting this video on Facebook a couple months ago, I had quite a few people ask me how I taught our (then) 19 month old his ABCs. 1,676 more words

Our Children