Monthly Archives: November 2011

Baby Lit Bits

So when does early literacy start?  Some experts will say before birth.  And maybe that’s so – but we’ll start with birth.  The first step in learning to read is learning language.  Hearing the words, the sounds, the rhythm of … Continue reading

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Food Friday

Did you know Monroe, Wisconsin is called the “Swiss Cheese Capital of the World”?  Gee, I would have thought that capital would have been in Switzerland. Join us on Food Fridays to learn about the things we eat (or don’t … Continue reading

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Thinker Thursday

If you look around you, you’ll probably see one.  You might even be wearing one.  The button-down shirt.  Not all that thrilling, right?  Well, ponder this: before the button-down shirt was invented, shirts had to be pulled over the head … Continue reading

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