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“Apples A to Z” by Margaret McNamara

One of my favourite things about Autumn is apple season! Here in Ontario it lasts from August to October and we love apple picking. Along with our many annual Fall traditions and farm visits, I wanted to read more Fall themed books to the kids this year. To start, I found the sweetest, most informative… Continue reading “Apples A to Z” by Margaret McNamara

crafts · yarn and weaving

“The Big Book of Birds” by Yuval Zommer

I could not finish this Summer without exploring another fantastic and beautifully illustrated nature book by Yuval Zommer. Last month we looked at the book "The Big Book of the Blue" and this month we are learning more about birds in, "The Big Book of Birds." This epic juvenile non-fiction takes the reader on a… Continue reading “The Big Book of Birds” by Yuval Zommer

Environment · seasonal · STEM

“Summer Walk” by Virginia Brimhall Snow

Ever since our bug, bees, and butterflies reading list back in April, my oldest has become obsessed and fascinated with all kinds of bugs. She is constantly seeking them out when we play outdoors. "Summer Walk" by Virginia Brimhall Snow is a perfect book for bug-obsessed kiddos like mine. Through clever rhymes, the story takes… Continue reading “Summer Walk” by Virginia Brimhall Snow