Here are some of our recent favorite children's book finds. I love me a good book, and these have all been popular with both my kids as well as loved by myself. Polar Bears Underwear by Tupera Tupera A Polar bear has lost his underwear, and we travel through the book with him and his mouse … Continue reading Kid lit finds
Month: April 2017
A little bit about our Easter weekend
We spent Easter this year in southern Alberta with Johns family. We packed in a rush, so it was a little stressful to get us all out the door this time. And rushing-out-the-door stress brings out the mean mommy in me. Lesson learned: pack in advance! The kids mostly watched movies and looked at books … Continue reading A little bit about our Easter weekend
Where am I at home in the world?
One of my favorite bloggers and podcasters, Tsh Oxenreider, published a new book out this week called At Home in the World. I've already got the audio version and I'm really excited to start it. The book is a memoir of her year spent travelling the world with her husband and three kids (#lifegoals), and I enjoy her outlook … Continue reading Where am I at home in the world?
And the stars began to burn
Sometimes I have a hard time with the idea of my keeping a blog. A big part of this, I think, is simply not thinking I have anything worthwhile to offer. I don't offer a unique story or perspective, there is nothing special or interesting about my life. I'm just a stay-at-home-mom. And a struggling … Continue reading And the stars began to burn
This last month wasn't a super strong reading month for me, I discovered and binged This Is Us so spent a lot more time in front of the TV than I spent reading a book! I read only one book and listened to five audio books. Here are short reviews of the books I read in … Continue reading March Reads