Groundhog Day Craft and Activity Ideas for Kids

  Groundhog Day is coming up soon on February 2nd. To celebrate this unusual holiday, we have collected these fun Groundhog Day craft and activity ideas to keep the little ones occupied and learn a bit about the legend of the groundhog who tells us whether we'll have an early spring or six more … [Read more...]

NEW Learning Resources Toys – Keep the Learning Going at Home!

I have always LOVED school. I remember being in kindergarten for the morning, then coming home, eating lunch, and "teaching" my own class all afternoon. It surprised absolutely no one when I decided to become a teacher. I stopped teaching when I had my first child, but I still enjoy create a … [Read more...]

December Kids Books Roundup

Add to your kids' or grandkids' home library with these new kids' books! This roundup has everything from new holiday books (Christmas, Valentine's Day) to an atlas with a nifty viewing device and books from an engineer at Google as well as the Builder Brothers. Enjoy! #1 – L Is for Love: A … [Read more...]

3Below: Tales of Arcadia Coming to Netflix 12/21

Did you watch Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia on Netflix? If so, you'll want to tune in to Netflix starting Friday, December 21st for the second chapter in the trilogy from director Guillermo del Toro – 3Below: Tales of Arcadia! Fans of Trollhunters can expect to find several familiar faces in … [Read more...]

Mary Poppins Returns Word Search Puzzle

We are so excited about Mary Poppins Returns coming to theaters! I have seen the movie (twice) and LOVED it and you can see all the details in my Mary Poppins Returns Movie Review. About Mary Poppins Returns: In Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns,” an all new original musical and sequel, Mary … [Read more...]

Christmas Riddles and Jokes for Kids

Riddles and jokes are an ideal way to get kids laughing while helping to get their brains thinking at the same time. To get you started, we compiled a list of some great Christmas riddles and jokes for kids. There are lots of fun ways to use these riddles and jokes during the Christmas season. … [Read more...]

Unique Stocking Stuffers for Christmas

Do you have go-to items that you put in the Christmas stockings every year? Stockings can be a great way to make everyday essentials like socks, pencils and a new toothbrush more fun, but you need something a bit out of the ordinary to make a Christmas stocking kids will really love! While a … [Read more...]

Give Your Kids the Gift of Reading with NEW National Geographic Kids Books + Reader Giveaway!

Something they want, something they need, something to wear, something to read...have you gotten your kids any books for Christmas yet? Books make the best gifts – a thoughtfully selected book will hold a child's interest long after the new toys have been tossed aside. National Geographic Kids … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide for Kids

Can you believe Christmas is just a few weeks away? I sure can't...it seems like just yesterday I was putting away the tree from last Christmas! If you need some gifting inspiration for a special child or grandchild in your life, read on for some top picks with this Holiday Gift Guide for … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays with NEW Entenmann’s Little Bites Sugar Cookie Muffins + Reader Giveaway

The holiday season is here and that means many things. It means time to spend with family, time to admire (and create) beautiful decorations and, of course, delicious holiday treats! Every year we love to make holiday sugar cookies. It is a bit of a process to make the cookies and then even … [Read more...]