I Like Myself! – a singable book

I Like Myself! – a singable book

When my daughter was two, she did a lot of comparing. It was part of defining how she was alike and different from those around her. She checked out eye colors of family and friends. She compared heights of people. She struggled to find peers whose parents were our...
My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things

My favorite things are beautiful music, a sunny day, time with my family and a walk on the beach.  Favorite things are as individual as each of us. Where our favorite things intersect may be what brings us together. One of the first movies I saw at a theater was...
Singable Book: There Was a Tree

Singable Book: There Was a Tree

Time to share another singable book. Caldecott Honor winner Rachel Isadora took the song “There Was a Tree” (also known as “The Green Grass Grew All Around”) and set it in Africa. Sheet music for the song is included in the back. Rebus icons...
Singable Book: Jazz Baby

Singable Book: Jazz Baby

The singable books series is such a hit, it’s time for another installment! This post features “Jazz Baby” by Lisa Wheeler and R. Gregory Christie. ¬†Winner of four 2008 literary awards, this one deserves space in your library. While there are a...