My Golden Ticket ~ Wonderbly

Sitting down and reading a book is one of my favorite things to do. It’s also one of our kids’ favorite things to do – and it’s even more ‘favorite’ for them if there’s something extra special about the book they are reading! By extra special, you might have already guessed that I am talking […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ 13 1/2 Incredible Things… ~ GIVEAWAY!

You know….when I was in school, I have to admit….I didn’t always enjoy learning. 😉 Although there are always going to be some subjects or parts of life-learning that are not as fun as other parts, I firmly believe that if you can find a way to make it more fun or at least applicable […]

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Character Matters ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Hard work, being disciplined, showing initiative, being honest, having respect for authority and an awareness and concern for others around us are a few of the character traits that are essential for success in life. Having strong character and social finesse are very important. However, building character in yourself or your children can take a […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Twinkle

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star is a song that is well loved by preschoolers! I’ve played it for our kids countless times on the piano and they love to sing it whenever it comes to mind. So, it’s no surprise that Twinkle by Nick Bland was a book that was instantly loved by our younger kids. […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you have any budding engineers in your house? Or kids who love to build, play with robots, shoot off rockets, or even fly a kite? Engineering is something that is involved in all of these things…in fact, engineering really plays a large part in all of our lives! The truth is…engineering is not a topic […]

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Put Me In The Story “Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses”

We love to read at our house.  We have too many, I mean, a lot of books on our shelves and I am often tripping over piles of books beside my kids’ beds.  My six year old is a Pete the Cat fan.  I think Pete is pretty cool too due to his laid back […]

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Sky Pony Press “Lizzie and Lou Seal” ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you love to snuggle up with your little ones to read?  Do you have kids that enjoy sitting and reading or looking at pictures in books?  I have a house full of kids that adore books (well, maybe not a house full but four of them!) 😉  We have really enjoyed this cute and […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Collection: American Girl Dress-Up ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are always popular around here. The boys love ’em (especially if they have to do with things like vehicles, Lego, Batman, etc.) and the girls love ’em (especially if they have to do with animals, dolls, horses…). It seems that stickers are extra fun though when you have some activities you can do with […]

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Put Me in the Story ~ “I Love You Honey Bunny”

Ok, these books are seriously awesome. 🙂 Hands down one of the best gift ideas! I personally love giving books as gifts. Mostly because I have a book addiction but also because I believe reading to children is so very important. My kids adore books…..but this book is special because it stars a very special […]

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Diono – Two Products to Benefit your Vehicle!

Kids and vehicles. They tend to not go too well together for some of us. Do you remember those days of your kid hating the car seat? Or having everyone tell you – “just take them for a drive around the block” when they wouldn’t sleep – but all your kids would do was scream? […]

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