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First Birthday Time Capsule

Still on the birthday theme I thought I would share Monkey’s first birthday time capsule. I must admit I am a bit of a hoarder when it comes to memorabilia even before I had a little one. 525 more words


The Hungry Caterpillar

I was asked to make a Hungry Caterpillar Cake for a little guys 1st Birthday!   I was able to make all the food the Hungry Caterpillar ate through and the Caterpillar himself! 34 more words


Rainbow Cake

Do you have a favorite recipe, one you come back to time and time again? This is my come-back-to recipe.  Not only is it delicious, but it has that “wow” factor, which is definitely a bonus.   1,107 more words


Lyme-Stricken Butterfly

“The Hungry Caterpillar” is a lovely kid’s book about a caterpillar’s transformation into a butterfly. The story is full of hope as the caterpillar, fueled by food and  genetic predetermination, morphs into a beautiful flying creature. 222 more words

Chronic Illness

Adding to the Very Hungry Caterpillar Craze

Every great once in a while, Pinterest and my recycling bin allign to create something epic. Today’s project was just such an instance of epicness. The Very Hungry Caterpillar is relatively popular at our house. 590 more words


The Very Hungry Caterpillar – Animated Film

I discovered this short animation film based on the book ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’.

Love For Books

Guest Blog: Monica McGlynn-Stewart

Dual Language Texts

In my (Monica) preservice ECE class this week I had the most amazing experience. The class had been given the task of finding a dual language picture book for young children that was inviting and enticing and would support the language and literacy learning of children whose home language was not English. 276 more words