2 Important Bedtime Rules for Moms
15 Nov 17
I find Margaret Wise Brown’s “Good Night Moon” extremely evocative. The beautifully drawn pictures are full of home, of bedtime, of safety, of warm beds and peaceful sleep. The language reinforces this with its beautiful rhythms and rhymes.
But even here, in the middle of a story of a very simple bedtime, I have found wisdom that I hope can make me both a better mom and a better person.
Counting for tots - animal style
6 Nov 17
“Animal Numbers” by Nicola Killen is a charming way to introduce your toddler to the first five numbers.
Each number is introduced through a “hide and reveal” sequence, which lets your happy reader unfold the page to show the animal, bird or fish that the riddle refers to. The pictures are clear and colorful and will delight you both.