Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Bookish Quotes from 2022

Today's Top Ten Tuesday is a freebie! I thought I'd share quotes that really resonated with me while I was reading in 2022... you might notice a common theme. A menu is like a story. Appetizer, entrĂ©e, dessert. Beginning, middle, and a happy ending. -Lisa Yee, Maizy Chen's Last Chance Some stories made you change… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Bookish Quotes from 2022

STEAM Storytime Spotlight: The Inaugural Box Play Party!

It's getting to be that time of year when I host a special box storytime/play party! I sure do miss this program... and I'm sure my former teammates miss me recycling all their holiday boxes! This Throwback Thursday, I'm remembering the very first one back in January 2020. Rhyme: Bread & Butter* Play: Mr. Fox… Continue reading STEAM Storytime Spotlight: The Inaugural Box Play Party!

Flannel Friday: Bears in the Bed

I realized I had forgotten to blog about giving this classic flannelboard an Early Math Makeover when I was organizing my sets after switching libraries back in April. Then I forgot about it... until I worked on my CLEL conference presentation in October. Then I forgot about it AGAIN... until I used these bears last… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Bears in the Bed