Apr. 23: Memorial of St. George

The Saint Who Fought the Dragon: The Story of Saint George by  Cornelia Bilinsky; illustrated by Theresa Brandon This book is fantastic!  It is a small hardcover book, 25 pages in length, similar in scope to the book for St. Helen posted here.  With some pages containing several paragraphs, the […]

Secular Easter Books for Kids

Yesterday, I shared our growing collection of Eastertide books.  Those books all at least come from a Christian perspective.  Today, I am going to share two fun books our kids received this year to enjoy during the Easter Season.   I know we have a few other books for Easter that […]

Easter Basket stuffers for Catholics

Every year, my kids get a new religious book for Easter, which is wrapped separately from their Easter basket.  I also try to include religious items in their baskets.  I have personally given my children things such as: Stuffed animal lambs.  Instead of the Easter Bunny, we have chosen to […]

Palm Sunday Books

Thanks to reading books about that little donkey colt, my children absolutely love Palm Sunday.  Here are a few adorable books that center on Palm Sunday’s entrance into Jerusalem.  These only detail the narrative of the donkey ride; if you are looking for books about Palm Sunday along with what […]

Songs for Easter

In addition to these great CDs for Easter, there are many individual songs out there about Christ’s Resurrection.  Bring them together, and you have an Easter playlist!  Many of the songs are traditional hymns that can easily be found; others are hard to find, so I am listing original artists […]

CDs for Easter

Alleluia!  Break out the JOY of Eastertide! Oh, how I very much wish that this post were much, much longer!  I wish I had as many options to choose from for Easter music as I do for Christmas.  Sadly, that is not the case, but one can hope for the […]