Make Shark Week a Learning Experience

Shark Week is an amazing opportunity for all kinds of learning! Children can learn so much new information and see that learning is fun all through learning about sharks. These Usborne books will increase your children’s knowledge even more! Don’t let this week go by without soaking up new ways to make learning fun for…

Michelle Nelson Schmidt, an Amazing Author to Follow

Michelle Nelson-Schmidt, an amazing author to follow

As a former teacher, plus a mom and Usborne Books & More Consultant, I love learning about authors. There are some incredible authors out in the world, but I have a few personal favorites. One of my favorite authors is Michelle Nelson-Schmidt. If you love books, reading, and some fantastic positive energy, you’ll love her…

Request an Usborne Books & More Catalog

Request an Usborne Books & More Catalog

Online shopping makes our lives a lot more convenient, but sometimes searching through the pages of a catalog can be a lot more relaxing. Many of my customers enjoy an Usborne Catalog. Every year we have two catalog come out with new titles. Here is the cover and theme of the catalog for July-December of…

Peek Inside, Look Inside, See Inside, Usborne Books & More, Lift-the-flap books

The Differences between Peek Inside, Look Inside, and See Inside books

If you’ve been around Usborne Books a while, you know there are a TON of Lift-the-Flap books! But, what’s the difference between the Peek Inside, Look Inside, and See Inside Books? Peek Inside Peek Inside books are great for younger children, preschool age. These smaller non-fiction beauties include some new titles including fairy tales like…

New Consultant Kit Options

New Consultant Kit Options

One of the many pros of joining Usborne Books & More is the low cost of the new consultant kit. There are two kit options available. Both kits come with books, business supplies, and a 6 month subscription to the e-commerce site (your shopping website). This June there is a third option! $89 for 15…

Simple Ways to make Reading Fun 

Make Reading Fun! School starts out serious from such an early age now. Just the other day a friend was mentioning that many four-year-olds are already reading. We’re pushing our kids younger and younger and what does this lead to? Burn-out big time! Burn-out at an early age. We need to show our children from…

Interactive "Flaslight" Books

Interactive “Flashlight Books”

Make Reading Fun! It is so important to make reading fun for our little ones! Our children are growing up so fast these days and many lose the love of learning quickly. As parents, we need to change this! One easy way to make reading fun is to build forts and forts go absolutely perfectly…

Mom Life: Some Days Surviving is Enough

Mom Life: Some Days Surviving is Enough

As I lay here holding my precious Justin I think about how rough we moms are on ourselves and each other. Some day all we can do is just survive. I’m on day 3 with very little sleep and an emotional roller-coaster after my three month old not only isn’t sleeping well, but still doesn’t…

The Perfect Books for Teaching Skills in the Classroom

The Perfect Books for Elementary Teachers

LOnce you find a gem of a book to use in the classroom, you never want to let it go. Here are seven must-have books for elementary teachers. Books to use in the Elementary Classroom Fiction How Big is a Million How Big is a Million is the perfect book for an elementary math teacher.…