Year In Reading

Little Golden Book’s The Jolly Barnyard

It’s the farmer’s birthday!  He is celebrating it with a cheerful mood and by feeding his livestock.  The barnyard animals show their appreciation by giving him milk, wool, and anything else the farmer needs. The Jolly Barnyard was not one of my favorite books.  It felt disconnected with no real purpose.  I was expecting the… Continue reading Little Golden Book’s The Jolly Barnyard

Year In Reading

P.D. Eastman’s Are You My Mother?

In this adorable little book, a baby bird is about to hatch from his egg.  Thinking that her child will be hungry once he escapes from his shell, the mother bird flies off to find food for her hatchling.  But, alas, baby bird hatches before his mother returns which unleashes a series of events for… Continue reading P.D. Eastman’s Are You My Mother?

Fun Facts

100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #98

I support no-kill animal shelters.  My heart breaks every time I hear of a pet that needs to be put down because of over-population in the animal shelters.  These places need our support and more adoptive parents to care for and love sheltered pets.  I wish more shelters would include programs that would give these… Continue reading 100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #98