Podcast #20: Sticky Stories for Family Read Aloud

The orb spider is back, weaving her sticky businesses just outside my front window. I cringe every October when these eight-legged creatures invade corners of my yard and set up housekeeping. I’ve never been able to manage spiders. They remain a creep factor in my life, inflicting horror to my psyche since childhood.  Perhaps this phobia … [Read more...]

Celebrate Thanksgiving with Storytime

CLICK to Listen to From Leyden to Liberty as a family, PLUS links to bonus blog posts, books, and free printables for teaching and learning America's Christian History and why we celebrate this Thanksgiving Day! Includes links to: The Pilgrim Chronicles: Thanksgiving Stories for the Stage Teaching Resource, by Kathryn Ross 5-Part … [Read more...]

Podcast #9: Why Reading Aloud as a Family Matters Today

Do you sometimes feel like a fractured family? Too much busy in your lives? The demands of home, work, church, school, activities, relationships, and the complexities of 21st century living keep many modern day families rushing about in opposing directions—especially now that school’s back in session and our summer vacations are just a happy … [Read more...]