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WHOOOO You Can Trust

In my past few blogs, I’ve been introducing you to the character Munk and all that he teaches your little ones.  “Munk” is Little Owl’s chipmunk friend. He is busy, hard working, and resourceful. He doesn’t have a lot of time to play, as he is always hunting for food […]

Munk Learns to Ask for Help… And So Can Your Child

“Munk” is Little Owl’s chipmunk friend. He is busy, hard working, and resourceful. He doesn’t have a lot of time to play, as he is always hunting for food to store for the winter. Munk learns that everyone in the forest is not to be trusted. So he depends on […]

Meet Munk- Asking for Help and Who to Trust

“Munk” is Little Owl’s chipmunk friend. He is busy, hard working, and resourceful. He doesn’t have a lot of time to play, as he is always hunting for food to store for the winter. Munk learns that everyone in the forest is not to be trusted. So he depends on […]

The Difference Between Adventure and Danger

But Little Owl happily shouted “Ya-Hoo,” forgetting that her little legs and claws were made for perching, not scooting! [Excerpt from Hello Little Owl, I Am Hermit Crab] (Click picture to purchase.) AD – VEN – TURE Noun An unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity. Verb Engage in […]

Saint Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day. The origin of the day on which we celebrate love by exchanging cards and gifts remains somewhat of a mystery. Of the many theories presented, it is unclear which is the most widely accepted. It appears there were at least three Saint Valentines, all martyrs. Opinions vary […]

Losing Your Way

“But,” offered Mommy Owl, “You must never forget your family and the friends who helped you become such a wise Little Owl.” “Why?” wondered Little Owl, looking up at her curiously. “Because we all love you and are here to help if you ever lose your way!” [Excerpt from “Hello Little […]

I Feel “Home”

“Where am I?” wondered Little Owl, blinking big, round, curious eyes. “You are at home, snuggled in your warm nest. Do not worry, Daddy and I are here with you,” assured Mommy Owl. [Excerpt from “Hello Little Owl”] What is “Home”? Some say “home” is where the heart is. Others […]

“Hoo” Doesn’t Love Owls?

Years ago a friend of mine (Dave) found a young owl in the woods. It had been hurt and was unable to fly. Dave brought the little owl to his home, where he built it a small comfortable shelter. Dave is a very caring person. His gentle manner and abundance […]

Bats get a bad rap!!

“Bats are not cute, like bunnies can be. In fact, they can be kind of Creepy to see!” Excerpt from Baxter the Baby Bat Written and illustrated by Mary Uihlein When I was little, I thought bats were only out on scary Halloween Eves with werewolves and Vampires. They flew […]