Book REVIEW: Turtle Island

Today I’m sharing a book recommendation for those of you who messaged in regards to a good resource to teach yourselves/elementary to middle school aged kids about the Indigenous Peoples of Canada. “Turtle Island: The Story of North America’s First Peoples” written by Indigenous author, Eldon Yellowhorn, takes readers back to the Ice Ages, way before the Europeans arrived in Read More …

This is Post-Partum

Social media tends to glamorize the postpartum journey with picture-perfect moms and stylized photoshoots but in reality post-partum is far from glamorous. For most, it’s messy hair in need of a wash, sleep deprivation, pain and aches, a squishy belly, and your partner’s t-shirts because nothing else fits. And all this on top of the frustrations of breastfeeding or guilt Read More …

7 Amazing Non-Fiction Books for Children

If you’re on the lookout for some amazing non-fiction picture books for your older children, I’ve got the perfect recommendations for you guys. My kids adore these books and read them as bedtime stories often. They are full of information, details, and beautiful illustrations. From top to bottom, left to right: 1. “The Atlas of Monsters” by Sandra Lawrence explores Read More …