Muddy Monkeys

Because Parenting IS a Laughing Matter


Book Nook: The Busy Little Squirrel; Never Trust a Tiger

I have always been a bookworm. But now that I have kids, I spend more time reading with them than I do for myself. This week, the books we enjoyed include:

1. The Busy Little Squirrel by Nancy Tafuri
2.  Never Trust a Tiger: A Story from Korea (Animal Stories)retold by Lari Don, illustrated by Melanie Williamson

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Best Horror-Inspired Engagement Pictures Ever

These have to be the best horror-inspired engagement pictures ever. Don’t you want to have this couple over for your next dinner party? Incredible and unusual conversation is guaranteed considering their sense of humor.

Happy Halloween! Here’s to always keeping in touch with the kooky kid inside you no matter how old you are.


40 Fabulous Family-Friendly Children Halloween Picture Books

Looking for a family-friendly Halloween story that won’t scare the absolutely bejesus out of your kid? Here are 40 delightful stories sure to tickle and entrance your elementary-school children.

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