12 Disney Movies Down…41 To Go

At the beginning of this year, my youngest brother Rico and I decided to watch all the Disney movies in order.  Okay, I decided and bribed him to do it with me.  I bribed with snacks, themed snacks in fact.  Most of the time my second youngest brother, Neville joins us. Here is what we’ve… Continue reading 12 Disney Movies Down…41 To Go

A Letter

Hello Blog, I’ve missed you.  I’ve missed writing, it has been too long.  The last four months have been filled with road trips and big celebrations, a new job and adult-sized adjustments.  But what has really stopped me from stopping in and saying hello, is the lingering doubt that I have anything important or original… Continue reading A Letter

Consoling Myself with Musical Dwarves

My vacation has been awesome.  I got to see so many of my favorite people!  The time flew by in a blur of good food, late nights, and laughing…so much laughing. On my last day in Bloomington, I used a gift card and bought the soundtrack for “The Hobbit.” I think of it as musical… Continue reading Consoling Myself with Musical Dwarves

Old McDonald Had A Puppet

I have been waiting until I finished to share this project with you and today is the day!! Since January I have been working on some animal puppets to use in my story times!  They didn’t take so long because they were especially difficult, it was more that I had other things going on, but they… Continue reading Old McDonald Had A Puppet

Trains, Trucks, and Other Things that Move

The Books: Roller Coaster by Marla Frazee Flying by Donald Crews Freight Train by Donald Crews Don’t Let Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems . The Extensions: “Hurry Hurry Drive the Fire Truck” . Hurry, hurry, drive the fire truck. Hurry, hurry, drive the fire truck. Hurry, hurry, drive the fire truck. Ding, ding,… Continue reading Trains, Trucks, and Other Things that Move