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Mini Review: Touchy- Feely Nativity

Title: Touchy-feely Nativity (Usborne Touchy Feely Books) Why do we love it?  A gorgeous, tactile,  ‘touch and feel’ book helping young children to understand the nativity in a fun, Sensory way. What makes it Christmassy?  It beautifully depicts the traditional Christmas story. Want to buy it for Christmas? Click […]

Mini Review: Fuzzy Felt Christmas 

Title: Fuzzy Christmas (Fuzzy Felt Play Books) Why do we love it? We are big fans of fuzzy-felts (think- reusable, soft stickers!). Great for making reading more interactive and hands on. Also helps develop Fine Motor Skills and imagination!  What makes it Christmassy?  Each page is a Christmas based scene, […]

Mini Review: Peekaboo! In the Snow!

Title: Peekaboo! In the Snow! Why do we love it? Adorable pictures of snow loving animals and guaranteed peekaboo giggles for babies and toddlers! And another fabulous snow related book to match our weather today! What makes it Christmassy?  Snow, surprises… and reindeers grazing! Want to buy it for […]

How to Teach the Alphabet

Learning the letters of the alphabet is a fundamental building block in learning to read and write. One of the first things to think about when introducing the alphabet is your child’s environment- does it support your child’s learning of abcs? Are books and any other resources that […]

Mini Review: Snow 

Title: Snow  by Carol Thompson (Child’s Play Int.) Why do we love it? We woke up to a blanket of snow this morning-just like in the book! The beautiful illustrations perfectly capture the excitement children experience when they see snow!   What makes it Christmassy?  The excitement, the snow…and […]

Mini Review: Little Hazlenut 

Title: Little Hazlenut  Why do we love it? I don’t just love this book, I’m in love with this book. It’s the most exquisite book. Photographs don’t do it justice. The pop-up mechanisms are so clever and the illustrations so detailed that it feels like the birds have landed […]

Mini Review: Is It Christmas Yet? 

Title: Is It Christmas Yet? By Jane Chapman (Little Tiger Press) Why do we love it? It captures the chaos (and impatience!) of getting prepared for Christmas perfectly!  What makes it Christmassy?  Christmas tree choosing, present wrapping and the big day itself! Want to buy it for Christmas? Click on […]