How reading benefits your child. (The power of reading).

Promotes brain growth and development. Kids who read well, preform better in other subjects, not just literacy. Helps your child learn to be more empathetic. They better understand the emotions of others. Children who read well preform well on tests, including non-verbal tests. Develops vocabulary. Improves memory. Promotes analytic skills and thinking critically. Reading promotes … Continue reading “How reading benefits your child. (The power of reading).”

Benefits of reading for Adults.

Alzheimer’s prevention- Using your brain prevents Alzheimer’s. The brain can deteriorate if not used actively. The term use it or lose it applies here. You brain is a muscle and need to work out. Increases vocabulary and comprehension. Which in turn can increase your self esteem and confidence. Also help you be a better public … Continue reading “Benefits of reading for Adults.”

How reading to your child is beneficial, and prepares them for adult life.

When my kids were little, I would go to the library and check out many books and read to them. I loved having the library as a free resource. I loved reading to my little children. It made us close, and we learned at the same time. It create a strong bond between us, and … Continue reading “How reading to your child is beneficial, and prepares them for adult life.”

“Life is too short to waste your time with bad books”.—Michael Krüger

I’m an advocate for reading, but is there any real “bad books”, or is it simply just that people have different tastes or reading preferences? Thankfully there is a website called “Goodreads”. Where you can follow other people, that like the same books as you, and read book reviews.  You can follow me on Good … Continue reading ““Life is too short to waste your time with bad books”.—Michael Krüger”