The Colorful World of Eric Carle Books

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Doesn’t Eric Carle Choose Just the Most Peculiar Ideas for His Picture Books? A caterpillar, a spider, a star and a box of plastic ducks. Who would have thought that these and other seemingly mundane themes would become runaway hits, entertaining millions of children around the world…

Parenting Lessons from a Musician/Teacher

Last weekend we attended a Parent Talk delivered by Dr. Karen Hagberg, one of the senior-most Suzuki piano instructors in America. My knowledge of piano, or western classical music, for that matter is negligible. So I went expecting to understand nothing, but eager to hear Dr. Hagberg’s talk nevertheless since M’s piano teacher spoke very highly of her. I need…