Author Archives: Niki Barnes

My Favorite Bulletin Boards! (Part 2)

My Favorite Bulletin Board Ideas (Part 2)! I’m starting to think about what bulletin boards I want to put up this school year. So I am looking back at bulletin boards I have done in the past. Here are some … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 8-8-16

Books I finished last week: I finished reading The Tiara on the Terrace by Kristen Kittscher. I’m excited to talk about this book TONIGHT: August 8th at 9 pm EST for the #Vbcbooks chat on Twitter! Have your questions ready … Continue reading

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My Favorite Bulletin Boards!

My Favorite Bulletin Board Ideas (Part 1)! I never feel like I have enough time….but I’m one of those weirdos that loves putting together fun bulletin boards for school. My favorite bulletin boards also serve as a way to recommend … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 8-1-16

My son Sam and I are enjoying some books together this summer. And I’m also reading some books on my own. Books I finished last week: Sam and I finished reading The Cat on the Mat is Flat by Andy Griffiths … Continue reading

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Vote Books for President!

Okay, yes I know books can’t run for president… But I would totally vote for books to be president (depending on the books of course)!   This election year has been…..interesting. So interesting that sometimes books come in handy! If … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 7-25-16

My son Sam and I are enjoying some books together this summer. And I’m also reading some books on my own. Books I finished last week: Sam and I finished The 52-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and Illustrated by Terry … Continue reading

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A Book That Makes Me Smile: Puppy Pool Party! by Seth Casteel

 I don’t know if you have noticed….but the news is a tad bit depressing and crazy right now. So for my own sanity I’m focusing on books that make me smile. If you love adorable pictures of puppies…this book will … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 7-18-16

My son Sam and I are enjoying some books together this summer. And I’m also reading some books on my own. Books I finished last week: I finished reading Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard by Jonathan Auxier for the … Continue reading

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What I learned at Nerd Camp 2016!

This is my fourth Nerd Camp but it seems like I am always learning new things each time I go! It is hands down my favorite conference! I love that it is a grass roots conference started by a few … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Reasons Why I Love Nerd Camp!

I can’t believe Nerd Camp will be celebrating year four next week! It has been amazing being a nerd crew member from the beginning in 2013. Each year it gets bigger and better thanks to the 3 main organizers: Colby … Continue reading

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