Want to foster an attitude of gratitude in your children?

Practice the art of thank yous!

And these two adorable board books from Tommy Nelson are a great model to use…

Our children often thank God for mommy and daddy in their prayers, but is it just out of habit or do they actually have reasons behind their thanks?

Thank You, God, For Mommy and Thank You, God, For Daddy are wonderful resources for teaching your children to speak the reasons behind their thanks and make thanksgiving a natural part of their prayer time…

Thank You, God, for Daddy;
He scares monsters away.
When Daddy says, “Don’t be afraid,”
I know that it’s okay.

Plus, the illustrations are too cute for words! The boys loved the animals and the rhyming text. Big J and I took turn reading each page – perfect bed time reading!

Want to win a set of these two books to share with your little ones?

Since Father’s Day is coming up, you can enter to win by finishing this sentence:

My favorite thing about the father of my children is…

This giveaway will be open until Thursday, June 16 at 9:00 p.m. CST. One random winner will be chosen and posted Friday!


I am a Tommy Mommy and received a copy of each book to review from Tommy Nelson. I did not receive any other form of compensation for this post and all opinions are 100% my own!