2016 brought with it several great new publications for all ages. Here are some read-aloud titles you can pick up at one of the many Fort Worth Public Library locations . . . .
My very favorite moments of motherhood are when my sweet boy is snuggled in my lap with a book, and my very favorite moments of the Christmas season are no different. Reading together helps us to slow down and breathe in the magic of season. Consider adding one of our favorite holiday books to your […]
I just love books. It’s a big, fat, delicious kind of love. I love the smell of them. I love the texture of the pages. I love how the feel of the pages evolves as a brand new book becomes worn from reading. I love the crispiness of pages whose edges were accidentally dipped in […]
Our children’s bedrooms are often the most difficult rooms to decorate. They have to be the most functional, safe, and fun rooms in the house — that can be a serious challenge when you put your decorator hat on. Most important, we want their bedrooms to be comfortable for them and a place they love […]
In observance of black history month this February, I compiled a list of books that highlight racial diversity and celebrate African-American history. Here are 10 books that caught my eye; and as an added bonus, each one of these titles is available at the Fort Worth Library. Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World’s […]
I feel like Christmas sneaks up on me every year. I don’t have all my decorations out until the night before, I can’t seem to pull gifts together until the last minute, and books about Christmas usually come from the check-out aisle at Tom Thumb. I was happy to volunteer for this post in order […]
Now that Halloween is officially over and the time change has messed with our kids’ internal clocks (and ours too!), it’s time to shift from carving pumpkins to pumpkin pie, from candy to turkey, and from “trick-or-treat” to “I am thankful.” Gratefulness seems to be a tough one for kids — especially young ones — […]