Read Across America

Tuesday March 2nd 2017 marked the beloved children's author, Dr. Seuss' 113th birthday. To commemorate his contribution to literacy it is also Read Across America Day.¬†Delaware State University celebrated this important literary day by focusing on some of our most important students --the children in the Lab School. In honor of Dr. Seuss's birthday, the … Continue reading Read Across America

Dear Husband, Thank You for Not Waiting for Me

  This is a response to an essay posted on Scary Mommy Dear Husband, I know that while there are days we both long for the simplicity of just us, before we had our beautiful daughter.¬† We were able to have each other to ourselves, and yes, I miss the long hours of playing video … Continue reading Dear Husband, Thank You for Not Waiting for Me

What Girls Read Matters Earlier Than You Think

As the year came to a close I, a dutiful new mother, wrote in my daughter's baby book the novels my husband and I read to her. We have developed a pretty solid reading ritual, reading a chapter of a children's or young adult novel to her each night, and so have read her about … Continue reading What Girls Read Matters Earlier Than You Think