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The Book Nook

It’s the official end of book week (sigh) and I figured, why not go out with a party?  Book themed […]

Today is the last official day of Book Week and I promised you a big announcement BUT… I’ve decided to […]

Book Nooks: nothing encourages reading in kids more than a cozy corner to call their own.  Inspiration for these spaces […]

  For post #3 of Book Week, I wanted to share with you an amazing resource I recently discovered via […]

We’re back today with our second installment of “MPMK’s Learning to Love Reading Book Lists” (note the name change – […]

Welcome to the official start of MPMK’s Book Week!  I hope you’re excited about it as I am.  As I […]

photo via ohdeedoh   Now that we’re all rested from vacation, we’re ready to tackle some new routines around here.  […]

I’m so excited to announce a new series starting today – MPMK’s Learning to Love Reading Book Lists.  Several of […]

It was Eric Carle’s birthday on Saturday and to celebrate two wonderful child development blogs posted in his honor all […]

Due to Blogger being down, I wasn’t sure if I’d be able to post today so I went the lazy […]

*photo via love Taza. No one believed in this message more than the magical Dr. Seuss.  If the good doctor […]

I always thought once I became a parent it would be easier to buy gifts for kids.  Ironically, the process […]

There’s something almost magical about heading to the library and checking out your own books as a child.  Getting a […]