When expecting my daughter, I wondered if she’d inherit my green eyes and creativity. I didn’t think much, however, about the traits I hoped she and I would not share. As luck and genetics would have it, we’re both big worry warts. My heart sinks every time she wrings her hands and bites the inside […]
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If you’re new to the Fort Worth Library, like I was, below are five general categories of offerings that await you. Go ahead and explore; you might just fall in love!
With Easter around the corner, you may be on the hunt for some new books to add to your child’s collection. I love giving my children two new books each Easter — one ahead of time to prepare for the season, and one to put in their basket on Easter Sunday. I’m always surprised at […]
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 […]