Kid Lit: 5 Series for you and your kindergartener/early elementary student to enjoy together

It’s no secret that reading is my favorite, and reading with my daughters is more of a delight than I could have ever hoped for. I talk more in detail about our reading routine in this post, but I try to take a few minutes each day, just me and my oldest, to read a … More Kid Lit: 5 Series for you and your kindergartener/early elementary student to enjoy together

Kid Lit: The importance of reading aloud, and some chapter book series to get you started

I’ve been a reader my entire life (or at least as long as I can remember), and being able to share that love of books with my daughters is absolutely delightful. I recently listened to an episode of the God Centered Mom Podcast where the guest was Sarah Mackenzie of the Read Aloud Revival. Sarah … More Kid Lit: The importance of reading aloud, and some chapter book series to get you started

Book Picks #3: 5 Heartwarming Classics (when you need a break from reality by escaping into a simpler time and place)

Reading has always been one of my favorite hobbies, but as a child and then a reading teacher my books choices tended toward children’s or YA fiction. I also love a good cozy mystery, and the occasional best-seller, but my reading life was certainly not well-rounded. Last year I resolved to choose books from a … More Book Picks #3: 5 Heartwarming Classics (when you need a break from reality by escaping into a simpler time and place)