Today is the day Tiny Bird begins its amazing journey south for the winter, traveling as fast as thirty miles an hour for hundreds of miles on end. The trip is long, with savage weather and many predators along the way, but Tiny Bird is built for this epic journey and eventually arrives at its […]
Books for Parents
Book suggestions for the Kids in the Creek parents!
Were you a wild child? Are your kids wild children? According to Dr. Scott Sampson, if the answer to the former is yes then you were raised right and if the answer to the latter is yes, then you are raising your kids right. Dr. Sampson is a paleontologist by training who has become a […]
Henry the Heron couldn’t stand still He was always moving, and it drove everyone crazy His brother and sister yelled at him for stepping on their heads, and Mom and Dad could barely get food into his little baby mouth. But herons have to stand still to catch their food, so how would Henry ever […]
Owl Moon Have you ever read Owl Moon by Jane Yolen to your owlets? It’s an adorable story of a father taking his daughter out owling one winter night… If you want to hear the story before going out and finding the book (it’s available at all major book retailers), you can find a reading of it here!