Thursday’s Book Reviews

Thursday’s Book Reviews

Since I am getting ready to reopen the Library again in the coming week . I thought I would share some great kids activities books : https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0881ZCLDS/ref=pe_1098610_137716200_cm_rv_eml_rv0_dp A fun, activity-based, animal-tastic approach to learning print penmanship Did you know that handwriting activates a different part of your brain than typing? Handwriting is an essential skill [...]

Home Is Where You Make It:

Home Is Where You Make It:

DIY Ideas & Styling Secrets to Create a Home You Love, Whether You Rent or Own Add style and individuality to your home with DIY—even when you’re renting! The concept of a large, professional renovation isn’t possible for many people who are short on time and money, especially when you rent. But that doesn’t mean [...]

Regrow Your Veggies: Growing Vegetables

Regrow Your Veggies: Growing Vegetables

Don't rebuy your veggies, regrow them! 21 delicious foods that can be regrown at home, from scallions and lettuce to galangal, Jerusalem artichoke, and mangoStep-by-step instructions and photography to help you effectively propagate your favorite vegetables, herbs, and fruitsTroubleshooting advice, including dealing with pests, pathogens, and moldSave money and time at the grocery store by sustainably regrowing your [...]

The Little Gardener: Helping Children Connect with the Natural World

The Little Gardener: Helping Children Connect with the Natural World

The Little Gardener is an engaging illustrated guide for parents, grandparents, caregivers, and educators who want to help children explore the natural world through gardening. Part how–to, part teaching tool, and part inspiration, The Little Gardener is a thoughtful combination of detailed instructions, tips, anecdotes, and seasonal activities designed to connect gardeners to natural systems. With fun projects, [...]

Gardening Your Front Yard

Gardening Your Front Yard

Gardening Your Front Yard is an active, inspiring resource that shows you how to treat your front yard like a backyard without sacrificing beauty, from choosing the right plants to building walkways and setting up a front yard patio.​ With her unique combination of DIY/building savvy and gardening expertise, author Tara Nolan (Raised Bed Revolution) of [...]

Be Your Own Hero

Be Your Own Hero

Help Kids Discover Their Own Inner Hero We often teach children that heroes are famous because of something they did, but it's just as important to teach them that heroes are remembered for who they are. In Be Your Own Hero, Lisa King reveals what it takes to be a real-life hero. And it has a whole lot [...]