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Books to Encourage Pretend Play: Restaurant

Here are our favorite restaurant-themed picture books. These books are great for encouraging kids to engage in complex pretend play. Pizza at Sally’s by Monica Wellington. Sally the pizza maker obtains ingredients, makes pizza, and serves pizza her customers. While this … Continue reading

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10 Children’s Books About Food

Here is a list of picture books that gently encourage kids to try healthy foods. These excellent food-themed books both entertain and teach kids about fruits and veggies, food groups, and where food comes from. Do you have a favorite food-themed book? … Continue reading

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