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Did You Know? Reading To Children Promotes Brain Development

According to an article from NeuroScienceNews.com, studies have confirmed that reading to your children can promote their individual brain development. When parents take the time to read books and stories to their children, the difference can be shown in both the child’s behavior and in their academic performance. This news was launched at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in San Diego on April 25, 2015. According to John Hutton, MD, of the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, “We were excited to show, for the first time, that reading exposure during the critical stage of development prior to kindergarten seems to have a meaningful, measurable impact on how a child’s brain processes stories and may help predict reading success.”...

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Why It’s Important To Read To Your Children

As new parents, there’s nothing better than spending quality time with your children. As your little one learns to think, move, and grow on their own, it’s important to start reading to your child at an early age to set them up for success when it comes to their reading and writing skills. Not only can reading to your child be extremely fun, it’s an imaginative activity that your son or daughter can learn from. At Our Legendary Ladies, our passion is to encourage parents to not only read to their children at a young age, but to go beyond the basics of numbers, colors, and animals to learn more about the legendary ladies of history. In this blog, we’re...

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It's finally happening

Wow, this has been a whirlwind! It’s actually becoming real...tangible. I can taste it! I have been thinking about and working on these stories for so long. It’s finally happening. Presale are starting at the end of this month!First things first, I apologize I am terrible at spelling and grammar (ironic I know). That being said, if anyone wants to help proof this blog...I will totally take it!It’s been a few years now that I have been working on these stories, but finally I have something to show you. My very talented illustrator Jennifer Howard has done such an amazing job herding my cats.But let me tell you...this children’s book arena is no joke. I am self publishing now because...

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Looking for some love…

Hello everyone and thanks for taking time to read this! I am working on a new project that I am so excited about. Check out the website and the about me for more info, but essentially I am writing a series of children’s books.Being a mom I’ve noticed a lack of books in the historical baby book genre. Now before you all roll your eyes, it has been proved that little kiddos are sponges. Also, if I’m going to be honest, I can’t read another spot the dog, princess book. I can only recite those books by heart for so long!All of you parents out there have bought books for your babies, read to them in the womb and, once...

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