Why I Get Vulnerable & Admit Mistakes to My Child

Why I Get Vulnerable & Admit Mistakes to My Child

On the Addison Reads Audio Blog I talked about why I get vulnerable & admit mistakes to my child. Even though it’s hard. Even though it is humbling. Even though my pride sometimes tells me not to. You can click the link below to listen to this very vulnerable, honest and raw podcast episode! Be…

Bookish Parent Features: Amber Richcreek

Bookish Parent Features: Amber Richcreek

I try to keep the characters diverse; bold girls, gentle boys, and people of color. – Amber Richcreek Tell us a little about yourself, your family and your parenthood journey thus far. My husband and I have a 1.5 year old boy and another on the way. Our family has been rolling with the punches…

Bookish Parent Features: Melissa Whaley

Bookish Parent Features: Melissa Whaley

Reading is so fun because it ignites our kids’ imaginations. – Melissa Whaley Tell us a little about yourself, your family and your parenthood journey thus far. My husband and I met in college when we were both 19. We got married shortly after graduation (like 7 days to be exact) and were blessed with…

Why You Need To Fiercely Guard Your Children’s Bookshelf

Why You Need To Fiercely Guard Your Children’s Bookshelf

We need to be guarding our children and their bookshelves like our animal counterparts; like a bear protects her young, and as a leopard growls at an approaching predator. Our precious offspring, our children, our squishy little malleable balls of clay are ready to be shaped and transformed. They need to be protected. Their value system and moral…