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Teaching Kids About Animals + a Hidden Lesson

These three books by Dave Reisman will help with teaching kids about animals but in a fun way and with a hidden lesson. My two youngest children have enjoyed them immensely. They aren’t just fun and educational, they also teach an important value… keep reading! I’ve also included some ways you can round out the… Read More »

Free Preschool Website: Chalk Preschool

This post about a free preschool website is a sponsored campaign with Mums the Word Network and Chalk Preschool . All opinions are my own. I’m always on the lookout for free preschool websites to help teach my children and let them have fun at the same time. When my older two were younger we… Read More »

We Will Be Testing Out The K5 Learning Online Reading and Math Program

K5 Learning has an online reading and math program for kindergarten to grade 5 students.  I’ve been given a 6 week free trial to test and write a review of their program.  My girls are in grades one and two and they love doing online learning so I know they will have a blast. If… Read More »

REVIEW: Back-to-School with Dudley Backpacks

It’s almost time to go back to school and this year we are going Back to School with Dudley Backpacks. I received a backpack and supplies to test out in exchange for this review. Affiliate Links Included Back to School with Dudley In some places, it’s back to school time already. Around here, school doesn’t… Read More »

REVIEW: ChildUp Early Learning Game Cards Series

ChildUp Early Learning Game Cards are interactive and educational cards for parents to work with their children from 1 to 5 years old. “The ChildUp Cards are NOT Flash Cards Under the assumption that babies and toddlers would be able to memorize whole words or series of dots, some people believe that flash cards are… Read More »

Summer Fit Learning Series–Exercise for the Brain and Body While Away From School

  Studies show that children lose some of their school learning over the summer. That’s why the first few weeks back to school is review.  Also while some kids spend Summer outdoors getting lots of exercise, others spend it indoors sitting around watching TV and playing video games. The Summer Fit Learning Series was founded… Read More »

REVIEW: Bananagrams Word Games – Fun For the Whole Family

I LOVE games! Board games, card games, paper games, word games, I love them all. So I was excited to try out the games offered by Bananagrams, which I’d heard about but never had the chance to try. The first four are fun, addicting word games and the fourth is dominoes with a fruit twist.… Read More »

GIVEAWAY: 12 Days of Gifts Galore – $460 in Prizes Split in Two Winners (WW) #12DaysGalore

Welcome to 12 Days of Gifts Galore Giveaway Hop hosted by Tales From the Nursery, Formula Mom, and Mama on a Green Misson. There’s over $5,000 in prizes offered to help you get the gifts you need this holiday season. After you are done entering our giveaway you’ll want to check out everyone else’s AND… Read More »

REVIEW: Reading Kingdom – Online Reading Program – Sponsor for #12DaysGalore

One person will win a Year Subscription (RV: $199) to Reading Kingdom in my 12 Days of Gifts Galore Giveaway which starts Nov. 25! Reading Kingdom is an online reading program designed for ages 4-10 and can be used by parents as a supplement to what they learn at school, by schools directly or as… Read More »

INFO/GIVEAWAY: Teacher Monday: Cash for Classrooms

I posted about Teacher Monday 2010 and it’s time again. Del Monte is trying to get school children to eat healthier by hosting the Teacher Monday Cash for Classrooms contest. Sixty school children from North America will win $1000 cash to purchase school supplies and fresh fruit for the classroom. Several winners will also get… Read More »