My Side of the Mountain

My Side of the Mountain is a tale of a boy who decides to runaway (with his parents knowledge and permission) to live off the land in the Catskill Mountains. ***If you have younger children that participate in the read alouds and need their own age-appropriate selections, click over to our corresponding Bitty Box for Blueberries... Continue Reading →


The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Here is a special, stand-alone, Bitty Box for those who want something the JUST for their toddler(s).  As a bonus, it works well with any Earth day celebrations coming up on April 22nd!  Get outside and explore nature; check the leaves in your neighborhood for signs of a chrysalis or cocoon. 1. Book: You could buy... Continue Reading →


First published in 1881, Heidi has become a classic.  It's a story of friendship and love, and appreciation of simple things.  It does, like most books from this time period, have strong religious undertones.  Much of this box is already geared toward younger children, so we are categorizing it as both a Class and a Bitty Box.... Continue Reading →

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