Free Printable Elmo Paper Doll + Enter to Win Elmo’s World: Elmo Explores on DVD

Anyone play with paper dolls as a kid? I definitely did! Paper dolls are a great way to encourage kids to use their imagination, and they're eco-friendly, as well, especially if you use scrap paper or cardboard. Free Printable Elmo Paper Doll Little Sesame Street fans will LOVE this Free … [Read more...]

Nick Jr.’s TOP WING Now Available on DVD + Reader Giveaway

I'm always on the lookout for quality shows for my preschoolers to watch, and TOP WING is the next one to be added to my list! It's received the Common Sense Seal as being great for families, which is a ringing endorsement in my book. This hit CG-animated preschool series from Nickelodeon is now … [Read more...]

Free National Park Service Annual Pass for All 4th Grade Students

Do you have a child in fourth grade this school year? (I do!) If so, you'll want to know about this program! Every Kid In A Park offers a FREE annual pass to all National Park Service Federal Lands and Waters for 4th graders and their families.  You can explore dozens of places with no entry cost to … [Read more...]

PAW PATROL: MIGHTY PUPS on DVD September 11 + Reader Giveaway

Chances are you know a kiddo or two who loves PAW Patrol – after all, it is one of Nickelodeon’s most popular shows! Led by 10-year-old Ryder, the plucky pups of PAW Patrol are rescue dogs in training. Each pup is inspired by a real-world job like fire fighter, police officer, and construction … [Read more...]

Wee Blessing Review – Get Fun New Outfits That Fit Your Child’s Style!

I have five children, four of whom are girls. Needless to say, a LOT of my daughters' clothing gets passed down from child to child! It is a treat for them to get brand-new clothing that suits their specific style. I recently was given the opportunity to try out Wee Blessing for my 5-year-old … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays (Yes, They’re Coming!) with Santa Bruce

Have you read any of the Bruce books with your kids? Jump on the bandwagon with Ryan T. Higgins' newest book, Santa Bruce! Everyone’s favorite curmudgeonly bear is back, and this time he and his goslings are gearing up for Christmas! PS – Yes, I know it's Labor Day and we are just getting back to … [Read more...]

August Kids Book Roundup

My kids and I have been kicking back with some fun new books this summer – how about you and yours? Sure, it’s fun to spend time outside during the summer, and we do plenty of that, but after lunch we have quiet time for a couple hours during which we nap or read. Here are some of the latest books … [Read more...]

ABCmouse Over 60% Off through September 3rd!

If you have been thinking about getting your kids a subscription to ABCmouse, the #1 online learning app for kids aged 2-8, but haven’t gotten around to it yet...now is the time to grab it! Now through Labor Day (9/3), it’s on sale for over 60% off! This big sale only comes around a few times a … [Read more...]

Open-Ended, Imaginative Play with Edushape Magic Shapes

My 5-year-old is headed to kindergarten next week...YIKES! She is SO ready to start school but I'm not quite sure I'm ready to say goodbye to her each day. I'm happy that I've been able to spend time with her at home these past five years. I will have three children going to school this year (4th … [Read more...]

Explore the Weird Wonderful World with Lonely Planet Kids World’s Strangest… Series + Reader Giveaway

Parents and caregivers, I don't think I need to tell you that summer is almost over, right? Maybe you're clinging to each remaining day of summer with your kiddos, maybe you're counting down the days until they're back in school...whatever your mindset, know that you're not the only one that feels … [Read more...]