Scholastic Monday ~ Mittens to Share

Mittens, mittens and mittens! I feel we often have just a few too many pairs of mittens in our home during these winter months…with most of them missing 1/2 of the pair. 😉 One story that we’ve enjoyed reading together during these mitten-filled winter months has been the Canadian title from Scholastic: Mittens to Share […]

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Get Crafty with Klutz Jr! ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Do you have some crafty kids in your home? I sure do, and I love it…well…sometimes the messy crafts are a bit ‘too much’, but overall, I love that our kids enjoy crafts and using their hands to create their own unique, one-of-a-kind creations! That said, one of the tricky parts about our crafting adventures […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Hungry Bird

Are you hungry? What about hangry? Or maybe your house is similar to mine and it’s not just me that gets hungry…but there are quite a few other “little birds” here that tend to get hungry…or hangry… Well, we’re not the only ones who have hungry (errr…hangry) moments. It turns out that there’s a great […]

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StoryPlay ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

One of my favorite things to do is spend time with my kids. The moments are precious…and time is fleeting. Every year just seems to fly by faster and faster, and this past year seems to have passed by so quickly again! I’m sure I’m not the only parent who wants to make time stand […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Fox and Squirrel and the Best Christmas Ever!

Christmas is just around the corner…and I can’t wait! I love this season and all the fun little things we get to do together like setting up the Christmas tree, driving around town to look at all the lights and decorations, watching my kid make their own gifts for others to wrap up and put […]

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Handmade for the Holidays with Klutz! ~ GIVEAWAY! (3 WINNERS!)

Save Crafts are one of my favorite things to do with my girls. I remember being quite “crafty” back in the day when I was a little girl…but somehow ‘lost’ that through my young adult and young married years! However, it’s all been re-awakened now that I’ve got three girls of my own to ‘craft’ […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Groovy Joe: Ice Cream & Dinosaurs

What do ice cream and dinosaurs and a really groovy pup have in common? Well…not much really, except that they’ve all ended up in a fabulous story written by Eric Litwin Illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld! Get ready to meet Groovy Joe as he pulls out his guitar and starts strummin’ and singing fabulous tune that […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ I’ll Wait Mr. Panda

Mr. Panda is back again along with his black-and-white animal friends who are wondering what he’s making this time! I’ll Wait, Mr. Panda by Steve Antony  is a story about Mr. Panda and his friends…and of the importance of patience. Patience can be a very hard thing to put into practice…as Mr. Panda’s friends know. […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ No Fair! No Fair!

Are you a fan of poetry? I will admit that it is not everyone’s cup of tea…for example, my daughter enjoys poetry and my son does not. 😉 However, I have found some poetry that has tweaked his interest – and that is poems with humor in them! One of these books is Scholastic’s book: […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ The Lion Inside

Are the quiet type? Perhaps a little afraid of the unknown? Or are you type to let our a mighty roar and to jump in with both feet? Or maybe a little bit of both? Either way, prepare to be inspired by a fabulous tale from Scholastic Canada! The Lion Inside by Rachel Bright tells […]

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