What’s your favorite season? For me, it’s hands down fall. No contest. I love the changing colors of the trees, stomping on dried leaves like I’m Godzilla, the brisk sunny days, and let’s be honest, I’m a native PNW gal, I don’t mind the rain. I love slowing down and reading tons of books, too. For me, books in fall… Read More
Housewarming Gifts for Families
Scenario – your friends just moved into a new house with their kids. They invite you over. What do you bring!? Usually a bottle of wine works right? Maybe a piece of art? A nice candle? But what about the kids? Oooh…I know! BOOKS!! Books make fabulous housewarming gifts for families. If it’s their first home, you’re helping them build… Read More
Easy DIY Valentine’s Day card with Magic Painting
So, I’ll be honest. I’m not one to hand-make Valentine’s cards. I’m usually perfectly happy to let my kids pick out a branded cartoon box set at the store. But, last year, with Covid making us all separated for virtual school, it felt worth the energy to do an easy DIY Valentine’s Day card!! Plus, Magic Paintings were even a… Read More
12 Days of Christmas Books!!
Do you love to do Advent calendars for Christmas? I LOVE the variety of calendars you can get these days, tea, chocolates, beer…but my favorite is obviously: BOOKS! What better way to countdown than with 12 Days of Christmas books? (Yes, yes I know a 12 Days countdown isn’t technically an Advent Calendar, but let’s be real about the cost… Read More
Books for Halloween Fun
Are you looking for spooky books for Halloween?? I LOVE extending the Halloween fun. Get these early so that you and your readers can enjoy the spooky season for as long as possible!! When do you start decorating for Halloween?? Last year, we started decorating mid September but this year, we alllmost made it to October. Ok ok I promised… Read More
Top Ten Reasons NOT to Join Usborne Books & More
I know, I know. I’m a book consultant with UBAM so why would I be giving reasons not to join Usborne Books & More? Because, sincerely, it’s not for everybody. Some people should not join OR even buy from Usborne Books & More! Top 10 Reasons Not To Join Usborne Books & More: You Hate Books In fact, you’d go… Read More
Top 10 Books for Preschoolers
Do you struggle with choosing books for your preschooler?? The Usborne Books & More website does separate by ages (find books for preschoolers/kindergarten here), but, even then, it can be overwhelming!! So…let me help you! Here are my top 10 Books for Preschoolers (in no particular order because it was hard enough to narrow this down to ten!!): #1 This… Read More
Host an Usborne Books & More Party!
So you love our books, now what!? You can shop anytime, but did you know that the best way to build your home library is through hosting? Yes!! You should host an Usborne Books & More Party! The Usborne Books & More Host Rewards are so generous! If you’re on a budget, are an avid book lover, or just enjoy… Read More
5 Tips for Hosting an Usborne Books & More Party!!
So you’re hosting an Usborne Books & More party!! That’s awesome! I can’t wait for you to earn free books!! Whether you’re new to hosting an online party, or whether you’re a party veteran, here are 5 tips for hosting a great Usborne Books & More party! Haven’t actually scheduled a party yet? Do so here! Tip # 1 –… Read More