Spring Celebrations Around the World

spring books

  Spring is in full swing, and, in addition to a few solid months of sneezing, it means celebrating beginnings and renewal in both secular and spiritual cultures. We’re not just talking Easter and Passover! Let’s take a kid’s-eye jaunt around the globe with this sampling of festive books, and … Continue reading

Review: LeVar Burton’s “A Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm”

This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. As an affiliate, GHF receives a small commission on items sold through our Amazon Affiliate links or GHF Amazon Store which help support GHF’s mission. Disclaimer: Reading Rainbow, publisher of The Rhino Who Swallowed the Storm, provided GHF with a complimentary copy of LeVar Burton’s book. This did not … Continue reading

Eight Great (and Affordable) Resources for Kids who Love Art

Eight Great (and Affordable) Resources for Kids who Love Art

What used to be our dining table is now covered with pieces of paper, colored pencils, crayons, scissors and glue. Sound familiar? My kids love to draw. They color during breakfast, sketch through lunch, and pre-dinner requests to clean up their artwork are met with resistance. Though I must admit … Continue reading