Book Recommendations


Full Disclosure: I received complimentary admission for myself and my family in exchange for my honest review of The Butterfly Palace and Rain Forest Adventure in Branson, Missouri. As always, my opinions are my own. At the bottom of this post, I’ve recommended butterfly picture books. The links included with […]

The Butterfly Palace and Rainforest Adventure Branson, Missouri Review


  25 Christmas Picture Books for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers   We are in the Christmas spirit at our house! The tree is up, the Christmas music is on, and a stack of our favorite Christmas picture books are sitting next to the couch! Some of them we have already […]

25 Christmas Picture Books for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers


  I LOVE Halloween! The costumes, candy, bon fires…everything. That’s why I was so excited to share this holiday and all the fun activities that go along with it with my sons. During David’s first Halloween, we stocked up on Halloween picture books to set the stage for the season. […]

20 Halloween Picture Books That Won’t Keep Your Kiddos Up ...



Last weekend we had a weekend family getaway in Shipshewana, Indiana. Shipshewana is a small town with a bustling Amish community. It’s a really unique example of American culture. Incredible baked goods, adorable crafts, and quality handmade wooden Amish products are abundant. Kids (and adults) love to see buggy after […]

16 Picture Books To Read Before Visiting Amish Country



  Full Disclosure: This Post Contains Affiliate Links¬† Missouri is our pick for summer adventures this year. We’re planning on taking the family to St. Lewis and Branson. To get the boys excited, we’ve been reading the best picture books about Missouri. It’s a great way to learn more about […]

Missouri Picture Books + Travel Discount