Books · Learn & Play

The Letter S – Snakes, Squirrels and Seasons

S is for snakes!  We just made S-shaped paper snakes, and then played the game Hiss!  It’s a cute, simple game, but until the kids are old enough to accept defeat, you’d better alter the rules and make it cooperative. Please notice the mess in the background of these pictures.  This is real life, people! Since… Continue reading The Letter S – Snakes, Squirrels and Seasons

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A Plethora of St. Patrick’s Day Books

If you live in Weber County, Utah and you are ever frustrated at the lack of availability of holiday/seasonally-appropriate books at the library, I apologize.  It’s my fault.  Hopefully you can content yourself with contrived little “‘Twas the Night Before _____” picture books with no plot, because the good books are all at my house.  If… Continue reading A Plethora of St. Patrick’s Day Books

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O is for Ouch, Octopus, and Owoooooo!

Last Monday Ben started us off on the letter O with a big Ouch!  He was sitting against a wall under a heavy wooden picture frame.  Meanwhile, his brothers were kicking the same wall.  When the frame came down, he got a pretty big gash on his head and ended up with three staples.  Poor boy! He and Sam… Continue reading O is for Ouch, Octopus, and Owoooooo!