Humble Math Workbooks

A workbook review of Humble Math workbooks such as 100 Days of Decimals, Perfects & Fractions, 100 Days of Money, Fractions & Telling the time and 100 Days of Pre-Algebra Skills. Stars: **** Disclosure: I received three workbooks to try out in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Humble Math sells… Read More »

Feeling Normal Again

A book review of Feeling Normal Again: a Post-Pandemic Guide to Emotional Health by Stephen J. Kristof Stars: *** Self-Published (2021)Mental Health240 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: After 2 years of pandemic life, it’s time to Feel Normal Again! This… Read More »

Mothering By the Book

A book review of Mothering By The Book: The Power of Reading Aloud to Overcome Fear and Recapture Joy by Jennifer Pepito Stars: **** Bethany House (2022)Christian Nonfiction240 pages Disclosure: l received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Becoming a better, happier mom starts… Read More »

Braided Learning

A book review of Braided Learning: Illuminating Indigenous Presence through Art and Story by Susan D. Dion Stars: **** Purich Publishing (2022)Indigenous Studies260 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: A guide to learning and teaching about Indigenous histories and perspectives in Canada.The Truth and Reconciliation Commission and Indigenous activism have made many Canadians uncomfortably… Read More »

The Impulsive, Disorganized Child

A book review of The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids With Executive Functioning Difficulties by James W. Forga, Ph.D. & Mary Anne Richey Stars: **** Routledge (2015)Parenting280 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Impulsive, scattered, lost, unfocused, unprepared, disorganized: These are just a few of the words used to describe kids… Read More »

Hidden Valley Road

A book review of Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of An American Family by Robert Kolker Stars: ***** Doubleday (2020)Memoir>Schizophrenia400 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: The heartrending story of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science’s great hope in the quest to… Read More »

Canada’s Wars: An Illustrated History

A book review of Canada’s Wars: An Illustrated History by Jonathon Webb Stars: **** Scholastic (2010)Children’s Nonfiction>History128 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Canada has fought in many wars, and the war in Afghanistan has brought young people a new… Read More »