I'm reading Fairy Mom and Me by Sophie Kinsella to #2 (she's almost 6). She has actually laughed out loud at this book and asked me to read - something she's only ever done with the Mercy Watson/Tales from Deckawoo Drive chapter books, so this is big. So far I think it's a cute book, … Continue reading One of my new favorite lines! Fairy Mom says my messy house is USEFUL
I Smile for Grandpa, written by Jaclyn Guenette and illustrated by Kathryn Harrison, is the sad but powerful story of Buddy and Grandpa, and how their relationship changes as Grandpa succumbs to dementia. The highest praise I can give this book is that I passed it on to a friend whose mother was recently diagnosed with … Continue reading Picture Book Review: I Smile for Grandpa
2018 was... busy! Most importantly, my family gained a new member in my wonderful son, who is now three months old. His birth and the many, many hours spent nursing (and my stint on bedrest) enabled to me to read A TON, but not review a whole lot. Here are the stats: Goodreads Challenge: Goodreads … Continue reading 2018 Reading Recap and Welcome, 2019!