Archive for the ‘Children’s Books’ Category

What We’re Reading: Elephant and Piggie

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Oh, books. I love you, I love reading you, but I haven’t been writing about you for almost a year (except occasionally over at GeekMom). I still keep track of what we’re reading…for the most part. The list can be a little patchy, but it’s there. So I’ve decided it’s time to jump back into some book talking here in this space, and I figured I’d start with some of the things Hannah and I are reading together.


My First Post for BuzzFeed

Friday, September 6th, 2013

I just finished my first (and hopefully not the last!) freelance piece for BuzzFeed. It was a ton of fun to put together, and it’s doing pretty well on the site.

21 Children’s Book Characters Born To Be Halloween Costumes

Please read and share if you like it!

So This Happened

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Well…I am officially a new Contributor at Geekmom! I’m really excited about this, and my first post went up today. I did a roundup of the 2013 Caldecott books, something I never quite managed to get up on this blog.

Check it out!

Pigeon Pictures!

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Here are some of this year’s crop of Pigeon drawings! I think I have done this activity every year since I became a librarian.


Dr. Seuss Quilt Is Finished!

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Other posts on this project: Dr. Seuss Quilt Pt. 1, Dr. Seuss Quilt Pt. 2, Dr. Seuss Quilt Pt. 3.

I finally finished this quilt! It’s a horribly belated first birthday present, but I love this quilt to pieces. I hope Hannah loves it, too.