Be a Tree – Perfect Picture Book Friday

In a wave of "tree books" that have suddenly appeared on the market, this one distinguishes itself in the way it speaks directly to the reader. And in the strong connections it makes between the reader and trees. It starts with an energetic directive— Text ©️Maria Gianferrari Illustration ©️Felicita Sala Be a tree!Stand tall.Stretch your … Continue reading Be a Tree – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Unseen Worlds – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Want to know more about the tiny (microscopic) critters in our world, the ones we swim with in the ocean or the ones hanging out on our skin, in our homes, and elsewhere? All without having to use a microscope—at least for the moment. After reading this book, I think some kids will be adding … Continue reading Unseen Worlds – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Wolves and Yellowstone Park

On the heels of our son's farm school where we discussed the impact humans have on Mama Earth, it's intriguing to see what happens when you reintroduce wolves to a place where they've been hunted out of existence. It's not what you would expect. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysa5OBhXz-Q This video gives me a smidgen of hope, something I … Continue reading Wolves and Yellowstone Park