20 Picture Books That Will Delight Your Children (And That Won’t Annoy You)

20 Picture Books That Will Delight Your Children (And That Won't Annoy You)

This is a popular post from the archives that has been brushed up to share some of our favorite picture books! These are some tried and true titles that have passed an important test: we've read them hundreds of times to our kids and don't hate them yet (miraculous, no!?). The stories and illustrations of these books are enchanting and they have become classics in our household. Enjoy our list and … [Read more...]

Books for Aspiring Pirates and Fairies

Books for Aspiring Pirates and Fairies

I love to make book lists and I thought it would be fun to compile some of our favorite picture books and read alouds about pirates and fairies! Ye Ol' Pirate Books My oldest kids, Benjamin and Lucy, love to play pirates in the backyard. Usually there's a sizable altercation about who gets to be Captain Hook. Swords are wielded. Epic battles fought. These are some of our favorite library finds … [Read more...]