Tales of a Bookworm Posts

What I’ve Been Reading Lately I’ve got some great authors I’ve been reading recently, so check the post.  Let me know what you’re reading. Other book lists I’m adding to…

Authors Books I Want to Read Children Fiction

Here’s a quick update on what I’ve been reading lately: I recently discovered the Outlander series, so I’m knee deep in reading through.  I personally love long books, and I’m…

Authors Books I Want to Read Children's Literature Fiction Historical Fiction

We’ve got three young children (1.5, 3.5, 7), so I’m always looking for good, qaulity products they can use.

I’m particular about children’s shoes because I firmly believe you get what you pay for.  I’ve tried everything from cheap shoes at Wal-mart to expensive Nikes.  Unless they’re just for fun, I don’t think cheap tennis are worthwhile.  Both Garanimals and Carter’s brand shoes have worn through holes and lost traction quickly.  For us, the cost savings isn’t worth the price.

This is what I look for in a kid’s shoe:

  • Durability (can it stand up to recess, play, and running?)
  • Washability (can I throw it in the washer to get clean?)
  • Sturdy (is it sturdy for little feet?)

Here are my favorites for spring:

See Kai Run (27)


Back for some more fun on this Friday in February! It felt like such a long week, but I’m excited for the Valentine’s Parties next week. Damn Delicious recipes are…

Fashion Gifts T shirts

Welcome! Getting back into blogging over here with a fun Five on Friday! Just a few things I’m digging lately.  Happy February.  Have you seen these bracelets? These look perfect…

Book Gifts Children Fiction Toys