About Vicki Arnold

Vicki Arnold is a happily married, homeschooling mama of four great kids. She's a big fan of books, reading, and libraries. It was this life-long passion that led to the creation of The Library Adventure. She also blogs at Simply Vicki about books, homeschooling, gardening, and hopes to encourage other Christian women in their walk with Christ. You can learn more about Vicki on her about page.

Books About Rain and Rainbows + Activity Ideas

Books About Rain & Rainbows Plus Activities from The Library Adventure

Have you heard the term book-based activities? It’s pretty common in kid blogger circles. It’s a simple concept, read a book and then do an activity that is related to what you read. It is a great way to bring stories to life for kids. So here are 12 books about rain and rainbows for […]

ABC Books – Not Your Everyday ABC Books

Not Your Typical ABC Books - a fun book list from The Library Adventure

Alphabet or ABC books are some of the first books we reach for when introducing children to the alphabet. Katie has some phenomenal advice on more things you can do to support letter knowledge, be sure to check that out, too. If you are looking for some songs to sing to encourage literacy in your […]

Story Time Links – Flowers & Gardening

Story Time Links: Flowers & Gardening - Story time programming, book lists, crafts, & activities

I’m excited to tell you about a new feature we are launching here at The Library Adventure on Saturdays. We will be sharing some resource posts. We will have themed pairings of books and activities for preschool and elementary ages for two of the Saturdays. We will also have a Library Spotlight on the last Saturday […]

Top 10 Book Lists from The Library Adventure

The Top 10 Book Lists on The Library Adventure

The Library Adventure took a break from posting for about a year, but we have gained many, many new readers in that time. In the process of relaunching the regular posting schedule, I thought it would be a great time to introduce some of our best content to our new readers in addition to all […]

Kid-Made Ornament: I Am Blop Inspired

Kid Made Ornament: I Am Blop Inspired ornament

We’re back! You may have noticed that we’ve been kind of quiet around here. It’s kind of a long, uninteresting story that I won’t bore you with, but the important thing to note is that we are back! Today, we are going to jump right in with a book-inspired, hands-on project. I’ve recently discovered the world […]