What’s the latest and greatest and not so good in 2018 board books so far (in my humble opinion)? Read on to find out! Did I miss a great book? Have you tried one of these titles yet? Was it a smashing success or a flop? Please share! ⭐️= favorite 👎= nope ⭐️Animal Shapes and… Continue reading 2018 Mid Year Round Up: Board Books
Looking for a new, simple flannel for babies and toddlers? Look no more! This fun ocean themed song is great for summer storytimes. It's been a big hit with my families so far! This song is set to the tune of "A Ram Sam Sam." I completely forgot about how much my preschoolers loved this… Continue reading Flannel Friday: A Big Blue Sea
Aaaaand here's another fun bedtime flannel! I like this one because there's so many different things you can do with it. For toddlers, you can try to put silly things in the tub, like shoes or food. They just love telling us grown-ups no! 🙂 Plus there's a lot of options for tunes. With my… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby in the Tub
Where did December go?! So many flannels left unmade, so many flannels I did make left unshared... Hopefully next year I'll be posting more regularly now that I'm done with grad school! I DO have some fun flannels for baby or toddler time ready to share for the last Flannel Friday Round Up of 2017. … Continue reading Flannel Friday: Yellow Star, Yellow Star
Happy Flannel Friday! I've got the Round-Up this week. You can check out everyone's awesome creations by clicking here. This week I'm sharing another Brown Bear, Brown Bear-esque flannel with farm friends. This is a fun one with babies or toddlers! When I do this with babies, we say "It's Walkin Ol' Joe!" when we… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Oink, Oink, Pink Pig
Happy Flannel Friday! This is a fun one to do with babies/toddlers. I like to change it up and use random family members instead of the entire set, so sometimes the family has a mommy and no daddy, sometimes just 1 sibling, sometimes just a dog and no cat, etc. Baby, baby, who do you… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby, Baby, Who Do You See?
Last week I had the pleasure of being observed during toddler story time by a new staff member. We had a wonderful time together! I couldn't help but reflect on all the things I've learned this last year that have made my toddler story times run so much more smoothly... so rather than working on… Continue reading What I’ve Learned about Toddlers