Posts tagged books

The Day Grover Won The Internet

[twitter]The thing I love most about my kids watching Sesame Street is that is what I grew up on. Flipping through classic episodes on Netflix brings back the nostalgia as each vignette helps count to…

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Interview With Richard “Huck” Scarry Jr

[twitter]There are 3 names that simply sum up the media consumption of children: Henson. Seuss. Scarry. Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm are two characters instantly recognizable by parents and children alike. For generations, Richard Scarry‘s…

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13 Dr Seuss Day Quotes

March 2,is Dr Theodor Seuss Geisil’s birthday.

It’s true, parents no longer read fairy tales to their kids, because they are old and dated, but the century old stories of Dr Seuss have stood the test of time.

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10 Nursery Rhymes Parents Won’t Read

Hansel and Gretel’s storyline about two abandoned kids is thought likely to scare children. Jack and the Beanstalk was deemed too ‘unrealistic’. Gingerbread Man had parents uncomfortable explaining gingerbread man gets eaten by fox.

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Bedtime Stories 2.0: Goodnight iPad

I keep writing articles about unplugging and experiencing life because I need to remind myself to do it. I play with the iPhone at the park.  I will excuse myself at dinner to go to…

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Bedtime Stories 2.0

I love going to the library with my son. There’s one next to the grocery store and we’ll refill the bedtime book list each week when we also get a loaf of bread, a container…

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Childrens Books That (Don’t) Suck

Admit it. You’ve hidden (thrown out) more than a few of your kids’ favourite books. You took them out to visit your aunt at the farm to play with the Barney DVDs and Old Yeller….

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3 Creative And Modern Authors

3 Dads are out making headlines hard this month. Gary Vaynerchuk, Mitch Joel and Chris Brogan are all proud fathers who have released new social media books. If you want a book on fatherhood, go…

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Best Book For First Time Fathers

Be Prepared, A Handbook for the first time father is the male equivalent of what to expect when you’re expecting. It’s everything you need to know for your first baby

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Rediscovering The Local Library

In this Amazon one click world we live in, I often find myself buying things I could easily borrow. I instantly buy books like Outliers for me and videos like Max and Ruby for Zacharie….

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It’s Easy To Cook Your Own Babyfood

[twitter] The best gift we were given was a collection of baby food cookbooks from Annabel Karmel. They run down the basics of how to make purees that are healthy, easy and your kids will…

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