4 Ways to be an Awesome Long Distance Grandparent

As someone who never lived close to either of my grandparents (and whose children won’t either for the foreseeable future) this is a subject...

Published 3 years ago

Oops! Did I Really Just Say That On the News?

Okay, have you ever been on the news? Or up in front of a class, teaching or presenting or singing, or whatever? Well, Bookroo was just on...

Published 3 years ago

Why These 10 Kids Love Reading With Mom

In case your day wasn’t already full of cuteness, we took time earlier this week to ask some of our favorite little ones a simple question:...

Published 3 years ago

8 Princesses You Might Actually Want Your Daughter to Emulate

Many a princess seems to be simply another damsel in distress. A girl whose problems are solved again and again by breaking down in a fit of...

Published 3 years ago

What One Billionaire Things About the Value of Reading

We’ve mentioned before that reading can make your child richer. Well, today we’re back with even more convincing evidence. As it turns out,...

Published 1 year ago

The 100 Best Quotes About Reading

You know we love books around here. We also love discovering the inspiring things that have been said about books. We thought you might, too...

Published 3 years ago

The Joy of Reading Together at Any Age

When is the last time you read to your 20 year old? “Wait a second,” I’m sure you’re thinking, “Is that a typo? She must have meant 2, not...

Published 3 years ago

The Sno Shack: My Favorite Reading Place

I started my first job during my last month of third grade. With my mom’s help, I obtained special permission to leave school ten minutes ea...

Published 3 years ago

How to Live Happily Ever After

If someone asked you to make up a fairy tale, you’d be sure to start it off with “Once upon a time…” and wrap it up using the iconic phrase...

Published 3 years ago

#HowToDad

One of my favorite childhood memories is of sitting on the floor in our living room, listening to my dad read _The Adventures of Tom Sawyer_...

Published 3 years ago

Is Harry Potter the Solution to All Your Problems?

I’m currently reading the Harry Potter series…for the first time. I know, I know–what took me so long?! Coincidentally, in one of my Human D...

Published 3 years ago

We Read the Books on the Shelf

The books sitting on the shelves in my house were lawyer books. John Grisham books to be precise. My dad is an attorney, and he has a big li...

Published 3 years ago

14 Affordable Ways You Can Still Have a Romantic Valentine's Day

After the babysitter canceled and the wait time at our favorite restaurant (where we also happened to have a gift card–score!) was hours lon...

Published 3 years ago

5 Tips to Make Date Night Count Especially as Parents

It’s an unfortunate, incorrect myth that parents seem to accept too often: the romance in our relationship cools off and takes a back seat o...

Published 4 years ago

The 10 Best Picture Books To Gift To Adults

What Do You Do With An Idea [Written by Kobi Yamada, Illustrated by Mae Besom] This is a personal favorite that my mom gifted to Kesler and...

Published 3 years ago