Walter C. and the Great Meltdown

Welcome to another episode of Keelan Hates to Read! This time, I torture him with a cute book by Ginny Jordan called What's Making Walter C. Laugh?, available on Amazon in both paperback and Kindle editions. OK I'm kidding about the torture part, but really that's how he acts whenever I try to sit down and … Continue reading Walter C. and the Great Meltdown

Sergeant Stubby Goes MIA

We were sent the book Why Did Sergeant Stubby Go to War? for a review. If you've been following the blog then you know I've been trying to get my son into reading. I thought this book would catch his attention because it involved a dog in an Army uniform. He likes dogs and is … Continue reading Sergeant Stubby Goes MIA

Hatching a Plan with Reading Eggs

I don't usually do reviews for computer programs, games or apps, because I can barely find time to get on the computer and take care of my blog stuff, much less learn a new program and use it enough to actually review it. If my 3-year-old son sees me on the computer, he either complains … Continue reading Hatching a Plan with Reading Eggs

For the Love of Books

I have always loved books and reading and couldn't wait to read stories to my son after he was born. I even read books to him when he was still in my belly! But from early on, his disdain for books and other reading material was made painfully clear. When he was a baby, we'd … Continue reading For the Love of Books

The Library Mystique

Am I the only one who gets really excited when they walk in the library? Like seriously, I think I get a little tingly. There's just SO MANY BOOKS! Books about everything I could ever want to read about! And they're all FREE! When I was little, I used to love to spend the entire … Continue reading The Library Mystique