Did you know that this week is Random Acts of Kindness week? One of my favorite quotes about kindness is from Aesop: "No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." My new picture book The Backpack teaches kindness and treating others how we wish to be treated. It's now available on Amazon. The way I think about kindness is - how would I like to be treated? What would make me smile? Here are five ways to show kindness at home: 1. Help with a monotonous chore. In my
I'm not sure if your kids are like mine, but they DO NOT like chocolate filled with anything other than...chocolate. This blows my mind, as I will eat anything covered in chocolate. I don't love giving them cheap (gross) candy for Valentine's Day, but one thing that I always buy for them is a new book. Here are my top five Valentine's books for kids: 1. Love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar (The World of Eric Carle) - ages 3-5 years: Because anything by Eric Carle is magical.