Teach Your Kids About Friendship This Valentine’s Day

I feel that Valentine’s Day has become a Hallmark holiday over the recent years. It’s an excuse to buy cards, more chocolates, and give the rose industry a boom. There’s nothing wrong with that. But how do you teach your Continue reading Teach Your Kids About Friendship This Valentine’s Day

Why Kids of All Ages Should Read Picture Books

What is your oldest memory of holding a book and beaming with imagination? Perhaps it was a fairy tale your grandma read to you, or you flipped through a picture book and got lost in it’s colorful imaginative characters? For Continue reading Why Kids of All Ages Should Read Picture Books

Is Your Library Truly Diverse?

What do you see in a typical children’s book library? Books organized by different genre, reading levels, categories and grades? Have you found a section on “diversity” that has been particularly interesting? Before I started writing Beato Goes To series Continue reading Is Your Library Truly Diverse?