If you're like me, you love reading on the beach! (Also if you're like me, you're a poor grad school student who must settle for the back porch). Whether you're heading for the great outdoors or staying home this summer, make sure to check out this week's link up at The Broke and the Bookish.… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Books for the Beach… or the Back Porch!
Thanks Laura for hosting Flannel Friday this week over at Library Lalaland! After hitting up the round up, don't forget to check out the Flannel Friday website, Pinterest, or Facebook page. This week our storytime was all about babies! I was kind of bummed that we missed out on doing this during mother's day, but it was still a blast.… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Five Hungry Babies
I am so excited to link up this week with all the other awesome bloggers for Top 10 Tuesday at The Broke and the Bookish! Part of being a good reader is reflecting. I admit this is not something I always take the time to do- a lot of times I'm in a hurry to… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Time After Time
I LOVE bears. There's so many fun books, songs, rhymes, flannels... and so many different angles you can take! You can do polar bears, teddy bears, bears in spring, bears hibernating in fall, forest friends... you get the idea. Since spring has finally come to Colorado (*crosses fingers*) this week I went for what I… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Bears n’ Berries with the Preschool Pack
Happy Flannel Friday! Many thanks to Emily for hosting this week over at Literary Hoots. (While you're there, you should definitely check out the rest of her awesome blog)! You also don't want to miss the Flannel Friday website, Pinterest, or Facebook page. This week our theme was bears. The preschoolers have been super into flannel stories lately (especially folk… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby Bear’s Big Feast
This week's Flannel Friday is a fun adaptation of the traditional Russian folk tale "The Great, Big, Enormous Turnip." The original tale can be found many places, but my favorite beautiful flannel pattern for the original comes from Judy Sierra's Flannel Board Storytelling Book. Inspiration for this fun story also comes from Perry Public Library.… Continue reading Flannel Friday: The Great, Big, Enormous Carrot!
Happy Flannel Friday! Hope everyone had a good week. (We won't talk about mine. All that needs to be said is FINALS.... dun dun dun!) Thank you to Kathryn at Fun with Friends at Storytime for hosting the round-up this week. You can also check out the Flannel Friday website, Pinterest, or Facebook page! I actually had a… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Ahhh Choo! with Tulips & Toddlers