Dr. Seuss Teatime Story

Dr. Seuss Teatime Story

Today's featured teatime is a brilliant Dr. Seuss-themed celebration. Read on to discover some zany treats and teatime ideas worthy of Dr. Seuss himself!

Winter Olympics Teatime Story

Winter Olympics Teatime Story

Today we're featuring an amazing Winter Olympics-themed Poetry Teatime from one of our Brave Writer families! Stay tuned for a fantastic centerpiece, poems to read, and cool Olympic activities to try.

Family Valentine's Teatime

Family Valentine's Teatime

Today's featured teatime is a pre-Valentine's Day tea. It's the perfect time of year to break up the grey January weather with a bit of Valentine's fun, so read on for some teatime reading and writing inspiration!

Poetry on the Move

Poetry on the Move

Going on long drives is one of our favorite things to do as a family.  When Aditi was younger, sitting in the car for long hours was not something she was interested in. We figured playing games would be a good way to keep her engaged.

Trader Joe's Teatime

Trader Joe's Teatime

A few weeks ago, Julie met with a group of Brave Writer families for a Poetry Teatime. They gathered at a Trader Joe's for some laughter, jokes, and of course, lots of poems to read aloud!

Poetry Teatime: Insect Edition

Poetry Teatime: Insect Edition

By Angela Awald

Poetry tea time, also known as poetry-in-pajamas at our house, has become my secret weapon in celebrating each of my children’s unique interests. In a family of our size, it’s easy to see how individual children could get swallowed up into the whole of six. No longer individuals but just part of the group, the crew, the kids. But one intention I’ve always set forth and challenged myself to uphold, is to honor and celebrate each and every one of my children. Often.

My Side of the Mountain Teatime

My Side of the Mountain Teatime

We had a My Side of the Mountain poetry tea (just finished the book and we're almost done with the Arrow). We had chocolate frogs, pumpkins seeds, "sams" salmon sandwiches, apple scones, berries, raspberry cookies, carrot cake, and in the white cups was sassafras tea!