Books for Aspiring Pirates and Fairies

Books for Aspiring Pirates and Fairies

I love to make book lists and I hear tell that there's a new Disney Tinker Bell movie, The Pirate Fairy, coming out so I thought it would be fun to compile some of our favorite picture books and read alouds about pirates and fairies!Ye Ol' Pirate BooksMy oldest kids, Benjamin and Lucy, love to play pirates in the backyard. Usually there's a sizable altercation about who gets to be Captain Hook. … [Read more...]

20 Picture Books That Will Delight Your Children (And That Won’t Annoy You)

If you share our family's addiction to books, you might face the same perpetual dilemma of never having enough bookshelves to house the titles that become beloved friends. This list won't help you with that problem at all. These are some tried and true titles that have passed an important test: we've read them hundreds of times to our 3-year-old and don't hate them yet (miraculous, no!?). The … [Read more...]