9 Picture Books About Trains

This post was written in partnership with Day Out With Thomas.  There’s just something about trains that kids love. The sound, the speed, the colors; they all work together to draw in little ones. No train is more loved by young children than Thomas the Tank...

5 Children’s Books About Juneteenth

Have you heard of Juneteenth? I will admit that I didn’t learn that June 19th was recognized as a special day called Juneteenth until I was in college. Juneteenth marks June 19, 1865, the day that the abolition of slavery was announced in Texas, and is also...

7 Children’s Books About Ramadan

One of our family goals for the year has been to learn more about cultures and traditions that are different than our own. We knew very little about the Muslim observance of Ramadan, so my boys and I set out to learn more together. Ramadan is the ninth month of the...

4 Children’s Books About Famous Swimmers

This post is written in partnership with Goldfish Swim School. Amazon links are referral links. Last month, I shared how Goldfish Swim School is helping my youngest son overcome his fear of water. But Goldfish isn’t just for beginners. My oldest son (age 7) has...

30 Picture Books About World-Changing Women

Women have been changing the world for centuries, but many times they’ve had to overcome bias and hardship to do so. There is much to be learned from the stories of amazing women who were able to break down barriers and make a difference. Books about awesome...

9 Children’s Books About Passover

Every year, Jewish people around the world celebrate Passover. The holiday is a remembrance of the Jewish people’s liberation from Egyptian slavery during the time of Moses. It’s also a feast that is characterized by gratitude, love, and remembering...