Before you judge a man,
walk a mile in his shoes.
After that who cares?... He’s a mile away and you’ve got his shoes!
— Billy Connolly
Current "Events" Calendar
The World All Around
February 23, 2018
Thanks to a Citizen Mom, Traveler of the World, Lover of All Things Marvelous, I learned more about Barefoot Books.
This is the first in my updated collection.
Bright Colors, Meant to be SUNG . . . Yes! Singing Stories are available.
Pirates is where I left off when my...
January 1, 2018
It's been so cold here, many of us needed to
relax at home until our schedules kick back into gear.
Last Story Time of 2017 was Great Fun.
We read "and the train goes. . . " by william bee.
This book is a story lady favorite.
I cleared my personal bookcase t...
December 12, 2017
Tomorrow is the last Tuesday Story Time of 2017
Yes, yes, we'll return again - same time, same place
on the Dinosaur Quilt in 2018
(such a small place - must make room for Holiday Shoppers)
Wednesdays remain the same . . . . yippeee!
Catholic Supply is extra beautiful this...
December 3, 2017
Sherri is responsible for blessing the children of our city in magnificent ways.
Yesterday was party day at Chaifetz Arena. The annual event is called Motion for Kids.
There is a Massive table full of Free Books for every reading level. Golly! What a treasure.
October 31, 2017
I was going to share about something else entirely.
Until this morning, which was perfect - one of my co-workers saw me waiting for the book store to open.
She was on the way to school, and stopped to say "Hello!" - with a lovely smile on her face, which made me So Happ...
October 17, 2017
Some books traveled from Hollister, California especially to enchant and encourage children here in Saint Louis.
Tomorrow "One Afternoon" by Yumi Heo will come to life and bring joy to our Wednesday Morning Group.
Thank You, Su-sieeemac!
love & love,
June 2, 2017
New families have been arriving for story time.
This week a mother looked surprised and said, she knew the song we were singing, but she'd never heard it with "so much life."
She had to search her vocabulary for appropriate wording.
I forget - until newbies show up - ther...
May 1, 2017
Plenty going on this May
I prefer to focus on our children
Story Time on Tuesday Morning
Tuesday Morning - 10:30 AM
Catholic Supply of St. Louis
Wednesday Morning - 10:00 AM
Singing, Laughing, Dancing
see you soon!
April 22, 2016
So people are beautifully illustrated, and this picture book celebrates perfectly.
"Tell me a Tattoo Story" by Alison McGhee and Eliza Wheeler is modeled after another classic picture book and is destined to be a favorite for this generation. It's a 'daddy to son' sto...
October 23, 2015
D'ya know the song, "My Heros Have Always Been Cowboys?"
In my case, my imaginary family were “cowboys.”
I claimed the Cartwright Family as my own and pretended we all lived in that Huge log house in the Ponderosa Pines.
The reason I bring that up today? I heard t...
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Thanks for keeping me company along the way.
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October 11, 2019
So Many Wonderful Things!
October 7, 2019
September 29, 2019
September 20, 2019
Down and Across - Arvin Ahmadi
September 13, 2019
Anyone Joining "Inktober?"
September 8, 2019
I hope this is good . . .
September 1, 2019
August 25, 2019
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August 15, 2019
love & love -g-