Best Stocking Stuffers for Kids in 2020

“…and the stockings were hung by the chimney with care.” Still, it’s sometimes tempting to consider the stocking stuffers for kids a formality before moving to the “good stuff” under the tree. Truth be told, and writing as a Mom who shops for the aforementioned stocking stuffers for kids, they’re sometimes an afterthought even for […]

Author Interview: Asia Citro of Zoey & Sassafras

Once again, I love how life works sometimes. One of our favorite children’s book authors, Asia Citro, just happens to live close to me and posted about her upcoming book festival in one of my Seattle-area Facebook groups. Surprised that she was local, I messaged her and asked for an interview. Although her schedule precluded […]

Best Books for Kids 2020: Self-Esteem and Confidence

best books for kids 2020

I’ve thought long and hard about the best books for kids 2020. It’s been an odd year; so odd, in fact, that my child said I might as well go ahead and give her all her Christmas gifts early. (Nice try.) Not that things were necessarily easy when we were little–the playground could be a […]