balance bike

Balancing bike

Of all the kid stuff we’ve some of the best investments we have made in the past years I would say the balancing bike is amongst them. The bike helped…

family telling a story

Let Me Tell You a Story…

When I was growing up, my dad read me a bedtime story every night.  We worked our way through picture books when I was little, moving on to young adult…

mom putting on baby's socks

Socks Education

“I wish you would put on your socks,” I said to my son one morning as he sat dressed, but barefoot, on the couch. Matter-of-factly he replied, “Your wish is…

the penderwicks collection

The Penderwicks

This is a wholesome, well-written summer adventure story set in the Berkshire Mountains. It’s about 4 sisters with very different personalities. This would have been great as a read out…

stitch fix

Stitch Fix

Who has time to go shopping? Either you’re a mom who loves shopping, or you don’t. I am one of the moms who doesn’t love shopping but wants something fashionable. I…