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The Smart Start Series

We all know reading with our kids is important. We are told to start while they are babies. When they are young and won’t sit for a book, we are told to point things out in the book and let them explore the book. What if there were books that could not only increase your… Read More »

Welcome to the Symphony #CRHGG15

Welcome to the Symphony is a picture book with musical buttons and a speaker so your child can hear the musical instruments or parts of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5. What better way to learn about classical music than to hear it while you read about it? Product Provided All 19 buttons will take you from… Read More »

4 Things to Do for National Talk Like a Pirate Day

4 Things to Do for National Talk Like a Pirate Day National Talk Like a Pirate Day is September 19 so here are 4 ways to celebrate! Make Some Pirate Crafts You can find over 20 pirate crafts on Kids Activities Blog to keep you busy for quite a while! Pirates, ships, booty, make believe… Read More »

Disney’s Put Me In the Story + LAST MINUTE contest

Disney’s Put Me in the Story allows YOU to be in the Disney frozen story book. Become best friends with Anna and Elsa, as they invite you to join them on a snowy adventure! Each sister explains their side of the story to their best friend, YOU! Unleash your powers, let your imagination soar… and… Read More »

Who Loves You, Baby? (Personalized Board Book)

The benefits of reading to your baby can be found everywhere. There are tons of great baby books out on the market but what could be better than personalized books that includes your baby’s photograph and name? Babies love looking at faces and what better way to start to recognize their own name than by… Read More »

Is Santa Coming To Your House? Personalized Christmas Books #CRHGG14

This is about a personalized Christmas book called Santa is Coming to My House by Steve Smallman and illustrated by Robert Dunn. Sourcebooks sent me a copy of the book to test out with my family. I love adding more books to my Christmas and Hanukkah collections and this is the latest book to be… Read More »

Twas the Night Before Christmas on Sesame Street #CRHGG14

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse…. The original version of this story is well known by those who celebrate Christmas. We read the story to my kid’s every Christmas Eve as part of our tradition to help wind down the excitement so… Read More »

My Yellow Balloon: Children and Grief #CRHGG14

What do you do when a loved one dies and you have young children? Death is a hard concept for adults to understand let alone explaining it to kids. I’ve seen books that were written about children and grief before and they were okay but My Yellow Balloon by Tiffany Papageorge blows them all out… Read More »