Archive for the children’s books Tag

Reluctant Mother’s Book Ban

When I was in middle school, I became aware of the Judy Blume Book Forever.  (Oversimplified synopsis: it deals with teenagers having sex). I grew up in a small town and folks tended to lean towards the conservative.  In fact, the local cable TV station owners were so conservative, they refused to carry MTV as a channel offering.  To this
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Father Son Art Appreciation

Mac really loves books and we love that he loves books.  When he brings us one, we’re pretty much willing to drop whatever we are doing to read to him.  And of course we read before nap and bedtime. Recently, we purchased him some new titles.  Plus, while I was in the basement sorting through some adult books, I found
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Friday Funny: Husband v Children’s Literature. . .

The good news is my Husband reads to Mac a lot. The bad news is, he tends to be a stickler for details. So you can imagine I wasn’t entirely surprised to find this “correction” while I read Mac The Very Hungry Caterpillar the other day. I did laugh out loud and nearly audibly roll my eyes. . . What?
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