Confessions of a Crappy Gardener

So as you can tell from prior posts, I am elbow deep in my initiative embrace my new inner Green Thumb.  However, if past history repeats itself, it will more likely be an outer Black Thumb….but I am willing to give gardening another try. Last…

Sandwiches, Time Travel, Dinos, OH MY #GraphicNovel

Time Sandwich by Matt Brennan with illustrations by Jonathan Reich This young adult graphic novel is quite the hoot! I knew I was going to be in for a treat when I saw the tagline of “A Start in the Middle Book” on the front cover….

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November’s Attitude of Gratitude and a #DiverseKidLit Linkup

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From the Vault of Frankenstein; 200 Years of SCARY!

Ah, Halloween. It used to be such a big deal at our house! But now as the kids have entered their teens, the interest in costumes, trick-or-treating and Halloween decorating has fallen by the wayside. I, however, still get a kick out of decorating, watching…

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Fall is in the Air. Let’s celebrate with a #Diversekidlit Linkup

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Back to School Linkup! #DiverseKidlit for September

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STEAM picture book | Annie Aardvark, Mathematician

There’s something precious about aardvarks. There’s also something empowering about girls who love math. Marry the two and you have a wonderful STEAM picture book! Annie Aardvark, Mathematician by Suzie Olsen About The Book In this award-winning picture book, follow Annie, an Aardvark who loves…

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