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┬áremembering...

15 Children’s Books About Women in Science

Our world has been shaped by the contributions of many great scientists over the centuries, both male and female. However, because of cultural biases, the contributions of women have not always been recognized or celebrated. Thankfully, women in science are being...

7 Books for Kids Who Are Afraid to Swim

This post was written in partnership with Goldfish Swim School. My six-year-old hates water. He’s hated it since his first bath. Anything that involves getting his face wet he avoids like the plague. That has made learning to swim pretty difficult. However,...

9 Children’s Books About the Circus

For weeks, my kids have been anticipating the opening of Circus — Starring You! at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. We finally got to check it out on opening day and…wow! It’s truly an impressive combination of education and fun, with a...