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The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic
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The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic

Technically speaking, my kids aged out of the picture book demographic…a half decade ago, but we all still appreciate the art, creativity and inspiration found in the best books written and illustrated for the toddler set. We love it when food talks, when inanimate objects come to life on the […]

The Huge Mixed-Up Truck and Toy Giveaway
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The Huge Mixed-Up Truck and Toy Giveaway

Inspired by the great new picture book THE MIXED-UP TRUCK, I’ve created a very mixed-up toy giveaway with hundreds of dollars worth of awesomeness for kids. ***THE HUGE MIXED-UP TRUCK AND TOY GIVEAWAY*** To celebrate the release of The Mixed-Up Truck I’ve put together a massive giveaway of toys, video […]

Dads Share Their Kid’s First and Funniest Words
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Dads Share Their Kid’s First and Funniest Words

Confession time, I haven’t the foggiest idea what either of my daughters’ first words were. I’d like to think each kid blurted out a loud & proud “dada!” because, well, duh, but I’d only be guessing. “Emancipation”? “Hummus”? “Let’s Go Red Wings!”? Maaaaaaaybe, but no, probably not. Jimmy Fallon, the […]

These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Dads
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These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Dads

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Reading books on the Kindle app on iPads These are a few of our favorite dads. My sincerest apologies to both Rodgers and Hammerstein for the musical theater crimes I’ve just committed, but the opportunity to […]

Judge A Book By Its Cover With Your Kids
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Judge A Book By Its Cover With Your Kids

A couple quick things before I send you over to PBS Parents. 1) Justin Roberts saw his first kid’s book published this fall. It is wonderful and features prominently in my new Adventures in Learning post for PBS. 2) My pal Chris Routly is trying to Kickstart his new kid’s […]

Humans of New York To Release Little Humans of New York Kids Picture Book
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Humans of New York To Release Little Humans of New York Kids Picture Book

The very successful HUMANS OF NEW YORK book will welcome its first child into the world tomorrow. Brandon Stanton, the genius street photographer behind the Humans of New York phenomenon has compiled portraits of city kids for LITTLE HUMANS OF NEW YORK, a picture book for kids. Pre-order today and […]

Brandi Carlile Loves the Road and She’s Been Blessed But She Loves You Best
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Brandi Carlile Loves the Road and She’s Been Blessed But She Loves You Best

“Caroline” has long been one of my favorite Brandi Carlile tunes, even before I knew that it was a love song to a niece that Brandi was missing while out on the road bringing her roots-rock music to the people. And even before I knew that male voice and piano […]

The World Flattened and Understood In One Hour Increments
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The World Flattened and Understood In One Hour Increments

It is undeniable that the world is, indeed, a small world after all, and shrinking more by the minute, but at the very same time it is so unimaginably large, and therefore rather difficult for adult or child to truly understand what is happening riiiiiiight…now there, there and way way […]

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