July 26, 2017

Bear and Mouse Read Summer: A Rock Can Be

“A rock is a rock. It’s sand, pebble, stone. Each rock tells a story a tale all its own.” This is how the lovely nonfiction picture book we are sharing today begins. I discovered A Rock Can Be and the […]
July 17, 2017

Bear and Mouse Read Summer: There Might Be Lobsters

Our second summer pick is There Might Be Lobsters by Carolyn Crimi illustrated by Laurel Molk. This book is a fantastic beachy summer read that shows us what it means to be brave. Eleanor takes her small pup Sukie and Sukie’s […]
July 11, 2017

Bear and Mouse Read Summer: And Then Comes Summer

We’re getting the blog back up and running after a long break for some family/ heavy life stuff… thanks for still following along!  I want to do a series of blogs on some summer books we’ve discovered lately, and to […]
March 23, 2017

A Little Something Silly | Don’t Squish the Sasquatch & Don’t Splash the Sasquatch

We LOVE silly books at our house. The more ridiculous, the better! Do you know what makes a 3 year old’s giggle box turn over? Think of something completely absurd, I mean really use your imagination, add some silly sounds, […]
March 1, 2017

Lenten thoughts | Good Dirt

Here’s the honest truth when it comes to guiding my kids in their spirituality: I’m pretty often terrified I’m screwing it up. With Margaret, I wonder, did I choose to show her love today, or did I grow impatient too […]