Category: Children

Around here, our toddler loves anything that moves! We have many books about various subjects; but, he happens to LOVE books about trains, planes, tractors, and anything that goes.  We’ve…

Board Books Children Childrens Fiction

Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage Newbery honor winner, New York Times bestseller, and Edgar Award Nominee Goodreads summary: A hilarious Southern debut with the kind of characters you meet once in…

Children Childrens Fiction Newbery

Book Gifts Children Childrens Fiction giveaway

The Railway Children by E. Nesbit (1906) A charming classic about the adventures of three siblings: Phyllis, Roberta, and Peter who move to the country with their mother.  Their father is…

Children Childrens Fiction

Toddler medicine

If you’re like our  family, our two year old toddler has encountered his share of ear infections and colds from seasons and daycare.  However, he now runs screaming when he sees the plastic CVS syringe and orange anti-biotic bottle. We have tried bribery, treats, and meds in the tub – where the medicine usually gets spit out 99% of the time!

So, how do we get the medicine down (especially when it is necessary to have doses taken!)?