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Blueberries For Sal Book Review

July 13th, 2013

Blueberries For Sal By Robert McCloskey   About Blueberries For Sal Blueberries For Sal was first published in 1948, but the timeless story was one of my favorite books growing up, and I couldn’t wait to share it with my son after our first trip to pick blueberries. In the story,  a little girl, named…

Monique's Boutique

Monique’s Boutique – Story Time Saturday

March 30th, 2013

Monique’s Boutique By Dorothy A. Whitehouse   About Monique’s Boutique   Ooo La La, Monique! Enter Monique’s whimsy boutique and embark upon a fashionable journey exposing children to different textures and how and when to wear them. Follow classy Monique and her darling dog Fifi through this touch-and-feel children’s book that takes readers on a…

Sponge Bob Easter Parade

SpongeBob’s Easter Parade Book Review

March 23rd, 2013

SpongeBob’s Easter Parade By Steven Banks   About SpongeBob’s Easter Parade Jumpin’ jellyfish! Whoever wins Bikini Bottom’s Easter Parade Float contest gets the Golden Egg Award. SpongeBob and Patrick want to win really bad-and they do! It just happens to be with someone else’s float. Find out what happens in the funny Easter tale. SpongeBob’s…

The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown

It’s The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown Book Review

March 16th, 2013

It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown By Charles M Schulz   About It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown Charlie Brown and his pals are back in this beloved tale of Easter traditions, fun, and belief in one very special Easter Beagle. The story captures the innocence of the Peanuts gang as they prepare to have…

Poopendous! A Hilarious, Educational Book about Poop for your Kids

August 14th, 2012

    “Everyone poops—yes, it’s true—from aardvarks to the humped zebu.” – Artie Bennett, Poopendous Author   Sure you knew that but did you know how interesting poop can be? Me either…not until author Artie Bennett asked us to review his book Poopendous. Since we’re always up for a great new book and don’t boys…

The Barefoot Executive – Book Review

April 25th, 2012

    A few months back I was asked if I would like to review The Barefoot Executive, The Ultimate Guide for Being Your Own Boss & Achieving Financial Freedom by Carrie Wilkerson. A year and a half into Jersey Family Fun and looking for how to take what started as a hobby into something…

It’s Not Easy Being a Bunny ~ Cat in the Hat Book Review

March 25th, 2012

  With all the  Easter stuff happening  around New Jersey I thought I would tell you about one of my sons FAVORITE books as a small child.   For Easter, in 2004, the Easter Bunny left Branden It’s Not Easy Being a Bunny in his Easter basket. It quickly became a favorite and a must read…

Gerald McBoing Boing Book by Dr. Seuss Book Cover

Gerald McBoing Boing by Dr. Seuss: A Review

March 24th, 2012

  Picture books are always fun and entertaining. Read aloud books are most entertaining when they involve not just reading a story but some other aspect, such as sounds the kids can repeat and really get into. A good story with animated dialogues and sounds, as well as inspiring pictures is what you get with…