Your Kids Won’t Listen? Try This One Amazing Tip To Improve Their Listening Skills!

Your Kids Won’t Listen? Try This One Amazing Tip To Improve Their Listening Skills!

Spoiler alert: Reading aloud to children is one of the most effective activities to help kids improve listening skills. Listening skills are among the four pillars of language skills, in addition to reading, writing, and speaking. Today, teaching active listening skills is important all the way through  middle school to ensure that kids are always…

Create Family Summer Solstice Traditions With These 5 Delightful Books

Create Family Summer Solstice Traditions With These 5 Delightful Books

My first son was born on the summer solstice. And my second, within three days of the spring equinox. Oh, and there’s me…born three days away from the autumn equinox. Unfortunately, no winter solstice babies here. So, around my house – we’re fans of both solstice and equinox!  We are beginning to create our own…

10 Books About The Ocean Guaranteed To Ignite A Child’s Curiosity

10 Books About The Ocean Guaranteed To Ignite A Child’s Curiosity

Celebrate National Ocean Month in June by first reading these fabulous books chock full of exciting stories and ocean facts about everything ocean from the mariana trench to the great barrier reef. The unexplored depths of the oceans that posses over 90% of our world’s living space will quickly draw you and your family into…