Updated: Mar 18, 2020
I started reading to my son just as soon as I possibly could and I was rewarded with a toddler -- now a tween -- who has always loved to read and be read to. One of the books in today's "double feature" is a book that he would drag out again and again, until I could recite the words without looking at the pages. He eventually started to say the words right along with me, and then I would find him turning the pages on his own, telling himself the story in a sweet little sing-song voice. Books have always been like friends to him.
This is indeed a strange and scary time, but we can all take comfort in a story and a cuddle at the