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Storybox Playlist: Emergency Rest Time Toolkit

As a kid, I remember never wanting to nap or slow down. There was too much to do — too many trees to climb, books to read, art to make. But now as an adult, I see the wisdom in slowing down and resting. Being a homeschool parent, I find that rest in the afternoon is even more imperative for our sanity. In our fast-paced modern world, full of after-school activities and screen time, rest time is needed now more than ever to reconnect with ourselves and our loved ones. I've rounded up some of our favorites to help your family find some rest time....

Storybox Playlist: Our Best Halloween Stories

There is so much to celebrate about Halloween: the mystery, the adventure, the thrill and the creativity. This Halloween playlist is all about fairies - the agents, in my opinion, of the magical part of the festival....

Storybox Playlist: Stories to Inspire Time Offline

Sometimes pressing pause is the most effective, enduring and powerful thing a parent can do - especially in the fast paced, quick changing and stimulating times we live in. Here are some stories to inspire reflection, combat boredom, and fill the time... offline....

Storybox Playlist: Magical Stories

There are so many ways to look at magic. From card tricks to the mystery of the natural world, magic is a part of all of us. Here are some stories that have magic (and magicians) at their center....

Storybox Playlist: Pirate Stories

Why do we love pirates? The adventure? The funny talk? The wild costuming? Well, here are some stories that look at pirates with a little sparkle....