Real Moms, Real Kids: A Typical Day with AAR

Real Moms, Real Kids: A Typical Day with AAR with Robin W.

Have you ever wondered what’s involved in a typical day with AAR?

Robin Williams is a real mom who uses All About Reading and All About Spelling with her own kids. Robin is also a part of our Customer Care team. Join Robin as she shares what a typical day with AAR looks like in her homeschool.

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Rhyming Picture Books

Rhyming Picture Books - All About Reading

If you’re looking for the best rhyming picture books, you’re in the right spot! Here’s a wonderful selection of books that you can enjoy with your children. These books are enjoyable in their own right, but as a side benefit, rhyming books also help develop phonological awareness, which is an important precursor to reading.

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F Is for Fancy Flakes

F Is for Fancy Flakes - An ABC Snack from All About Reading

Here’s a warm, wintery snack to enjoy on a cold January day!

Made from ingredients that are often found in a well-stocked kitchen, this may become a snack your children will ask for again and again! Like most of our ABC Snacks, these fancy flakes are easy, healthy, and delicious. What more could you ask for?

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Friendship Picture Books

Friendship Picture Books - Picture Book Reviews from All About Reading

There’s nothing like a good friend, which is why friendship picture books are such a delight. The relationships between best friends like Piglet and Pooh, George and Martha, and Toot & Puddle teach lessons about loyalty, commitment, companionship, and love.

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G Is for Grilled Grapey Cheese Sandwich

ABC Snacks - Grilled Grapey Cheese Sandwich

Preschoolers can be pretty adventurous when it comes to inventing unusual taste sensations.

This recipe from my ABC Snacks Series lets your little one combine two kid favorites—grilled cheese and grapes—into one delicious sandwich.

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H Is for Handy Hammy Roll-ups

Yum! Get all the deliciousness (and double the fun) of a ham sandwich in these easy-to-make, yummy-to-eat roll-ups.

One of the snacks from my ABC Snacks Series that can double as lunch, Handy Hammy Roll-ups are as fun to make as they are to eat.

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I Is for Icky Insects

I Is for Icky Insects - an ABC Snack from All About Reading

It’s a creepy, crawly ABC Snack!

What do you get when you combine yummy dried fruit, seeds, a little bit of chocolate, with a big dose of imagination? Well, in this post, you get icky insects!

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The Story Behind the Story – “Pigs in the Kitchen”

Have you ever noticed that some dogs look like their owners?

The mere suggestion of this possibility opened the floodgates for us here at All About Learning Press.

While pondering the question, I jokingly asked, “If dogs look like their owners, could it also be true that book characters resemble their creators?”

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I Is for Instant Insect Nibbles

ABC Snacks - Instant Insect Nibbles

If your little ones squeal at the sight of a bug, this recipe might be just what you’re looking for!

Try calming their fears by introducing these colorful, ladybug-inspired Instant Insect Nibbles into your snacktime.

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J Is for Jolly Jellyfish

J Is for Jolly Jellyfish - An ABC Snack from All About Reading

Jellyfish, starfish, and sand, oh my!

Get ready to take your little land-lubber on an under-the-sea adventure with a very jolly jellyfish!

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J Is for Juicy Jiggly Cups

ABC Snacks - Juicy Jiggle Cups

This winning combination of kid favorites is sure to be a hit with your little ones (and with your not-so-little-ones, too)!

Juicy Jiggly Cups are made with 100% fruit and fruit juice, so they’re not only refreshingly yummy on a hot summer day, they’re healthy too.

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The Story Behind the Story – “Chasing Henry”

Have you ever made an exciting discovery?

Well, that’s exactly what happened to Dilly the armadillo, Seth the sloth, and Opal the ostrich in “Chasing Henry,” a short story from All About Reading Level 3.

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