Category: Kids books.

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Celebrating our LGTBQ Friends

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Celebrating our LGTBQ Friends

I love reading to my kids for various reasons, but what I’m most thankful for when it comes to picture books is the effortless way they can introduce a complicated concept that would feel strange just starting a random conversation about. Reading a book is an...
Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Keep ‘Em Moving

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Keep ‘Em Moving

Here we are in the thick of summer, and in Calgary at least, some rainy days are looming ahead. What is a parent to do with these unfilled hours, rather then just pray September arrives sooner? Books are always my go-to, and I’m thankful that my 4 year-old is...
Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Books About Kindness pt. 2

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Books About Kindness pt. 2

Ok I know what you’re thinking-where’s part one? I wrote a guest blog post for the not-for-profit organization Calgary Reads where I highlighted some new and notable picture books about kindness, and that was my part one. This post is my part two because...
Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Valentine’s Day Books

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: Valentine’s Day Books

This is the first year that my daughter (almost 4) is really going to participate in Valentine’s Day and of course I’m going to have some picture book recommendations to mark the occasion. We’ve purchased some cards for her to give out at school (paw...