So as the frost begins to form gorgeous patterns on the window of my study, and the fluffy whiteness of winter begins to flitter down from the sky, I think it might be a perfect time to share this wonderful book by Bomi Park. First Snow by Bomi Park (Chronicle Books): There’s something magical about… Read More First Snow by Bomi Park (and creative crafts with snow!)
It’s been a SNOW FESTIVAL all this week! With all the white stuff on the ground and the kids off of school, might as well celebrate, right? This week kicked off my super-fun-book-filled Snow Festival here at JIAB. In case you missed it, here’s a recap: Snow Festival Day 1: The Blizzard by John Rocco… Read More Weekend Links: Snow Festival Recap & Exciting MCCBD News
Snow by Uri Shulevitz has stood the test of time in our house. In winter it is never far from reach and is always the very first book to come off the shelf during the very first snow storm of the season. “It’s snowing, said boy with dog. “It’s only a snowflake,” said grandfather with beard.… Read More Snow Festival Day 2: Snow by Uri Shulevitz
Back To The Stacks is a fun look back at past JIAB posts The Little Fir Tree by Margaret Wise Brown is a heart grabber. The book has the most beautiful paintings which really remind me of my sweet boy “O”. Jim Lamarche, the illustrator, has contributed to the magic of this great story. They… Read More Back to The Stacks: The Little Fir Tree by Margaret Wise Brown
There is something about December that has us running for our favorites of everything and that includes books. Today is cold and rainy. I would love it so much if it would just snow. Though this won’t happen today, the only thing I can think of doing is pulling out one of our favorite books, “Snow”… Read More There’s Just Something About December…..