7 Relaxing Activities Your Family Can Do Together

As the winter continues to keep us inside our homes, and as the holiday season continues, you may be experiencing some stress. Being stuck...

A Bibliophiles Dream – “Remarkable Books” From @DKCanada

If you were asked to put together a list of remarkable books, where would you begin? Personally, I would start by trying to quantify...

Reading Tips for First Graders this Winter Break

Is your child just getting settled into first grade after a great year in kindergarten?  Check out these winters break reading tips for parents...

How to Make Holiday Decorations With Books #Craft

  If you’re of the crafting persuasion, then you've probably already started planning (if not doing) your Christmas projects and if you’re like me, books...

Shakespearean Insults for Every Occassion

In the literary world, April 23rd is an important day. This date marks the anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth and death, and it is also...

Creating A Family Library That Will Be Used For More Than Storage

As my regular readers will know we are a family of book lovers. There’s something wonderful about everyone under one roof sharing a love...

Reading and Writing Skills Your Kindergartener Needs

Is your child about to head to kindergarten? Kindergarten will be a fun year filled with learning for your child. Your kindergartener will learn...

The 16 Creepiest Fairy Tales To Avoid Sharing With The Kids

“Fairy Tales” evoke thoughts of gentle stories with pretty princesses, handsome princes, and plenty of fluffy bunnies. But this isn't always true. The sanitized Disney...

Beaded Ribbon Bookmark Craft

These easy to make, and easier to adore, beaded ribbon bookmarks are an ideal tween or teen craft and with the minimum of supplies...

Book Lover Memes of the Week

There are our favourite book lovers and bookworm mems for the first week of December. Enjoy!

Izzy Newton and the S.M.A.R.T. Squad – Giveaway

Buy | Goodreads Meet the characters, watch the book trailer and check out the Educator and Reader's Guides on the series website here! The S.M.A.R.T. Squad is...

The Unplugged Road Trip- Keep the Kids Busy Without Electronics #HowTo

Believe it or not, it is entirely possible to keep your kids busy on a road trip without the benefit of small electronic boxes...

Discover 24 Camping Books for Kids – PLUS – A Printable Reading Tracker

What better way to encourage reading and a love of sleeping under the stars than by combining the two with books about camping that...

Reading and Writing Skills Every 1st Grader Needs 

Reading and writing are essential for your first grader. Your child was taught the basics back in kindergarten, but now that first grade is...