Education

Science Experiments for Kids: Floating Grape

Science Experiments for Kids: Floating Grape

It’s summer time, and school’s been out for a couple of weeks now. That means now my kids are starting to get bored with you know…that basic home and park stuff. *rolls eyes* What better time than now, to break out the Dad’s Book of Awesome Science Experiments? We got this book to review last […]

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Craft this Summer with Kiwi Crate #KiwiSummerFun

Craft this Summer with Kiwi Crate #KiwiSummerFun

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kiwi Crate. What sort of parent would you consider yourself? The one who loves doing crafts with their kids, or maybe the one who just likes looking at the end result? Either way, Kiwi Crate takes all the fuss out of trying to figure out what […]

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Twitter Party Tomorrow 5/7 – #LetsTalkBanking, Shall We?

Twitter Party Tomorrow 5/7 – #LetsTalkBanking, Shall We?

From spending to saving, and considering all of the various banking account options, financial habits can vary greatly from family to family. I’m teaming up with The Motherhood and a leading market research firm on a unique and exciting project to learn more about families’ banking decisions and behaviors, and we’d love to invite you […]

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Birthday Fun at Build-A-Bear Workshop

Birthday Fun at Build-A-Bear Workshop

My sweet girl turned four on Sunday. No matter how many kids I have, every single birthday is special to me. I love birthdays, probably because as an adult they don’t mean as much, but as a child it’s YOUR special day. I told my girls that we weren’t doing anything big for their birthday’s […]

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Just In Time for Christmas – The NEW InnoTab® 3S Wi-Fi Learning App Tablet

Just In Time for Christmas – The NEW InnoTab® 3S Wi-Fi Learning App Tablet

My six and (almost) four year old girls are in love with the new InnoTab 3S from VTech. It’s just as entertaining as the VTech InnoTab 2S we reviewed earlier this year, but now has features that make it even better. What are some of these new features? The InnoTab 3S, unlike the 2S, features […]

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It’s August and back-to-school season is upon us! {#SchoolCents Twitter Party Info}

It’s August and back-to-school season is upon us! {#SchoolCents Twitter Party Info}

This post is brought to you by Capital One and The Motherhood and I’ve been compensated for my time. All opinions are my own. It’s August. Which means the soon-to-be beginning of the “New Year” for kids and parents with new schedules and extracurricular activities. The fresh start of a new school year provides the […]

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5 Reasons To Visit the Library

5 Reasons To Visit the Library

It’s been a while since we’ve had the chance to go to the library, but that doesn’t mean it’s any less of a great place to take young ones. Obviously, in this day and age our children are using phones, tablets, and computers from early on. Where as we would have to go to the […]

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Preschool Channel App: Gombby´s Green Island

Preschool Channel App: Gombby´s Green Island

Enter Green Island, home to Gombby (the main character in many of the adventures), Strawy, Celeste and all their friends. You will find them off exploring the island during their adventures and discoveries all over the island. Gombby’s Green Island, an animation television series designed especially for pre-schoolers, helps builds children’s general knowledge and gives them confidence […]

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Pay it Forward this Holiday Season with GlobalGiving‏

Pay it Forward this Holiday Season with GlobalGiving‏

As a parent, I can not stress enough how important it is to teach our children about giving back, especially this time of year. With all the gifts that are given for the holidays, I want our children to know what it is like to give to others as well, that feeling you get when you’re doing […]

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Randstad’s Inspiring Experts contest – win up to $10,000 in scholarships and prizes! (#Giveaway)

Randstad’s Inspiring Experts contest – win up to $10,000 in scholarships and prizes! (#Giveaway)

If you ask a child what he or she wants to be when they grow up, you will most likely hear a superhero or princess. As you get older, your hobbies and outlook on life become more surreal, and what you want to be may actually be something a little more realistic like an architect, or pharmacist. The […]

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Avery Give Back to Schools Promotion

Avery Give Back to Schools Promotion

For some of you school has already began. For us, it’s only a couple of weeks away. How awesome would it be for your child’s school to earn $10,000 in donated school supplies? Well, they can – with your help! The Avery Give Back to Schools promotion is now in its third year. All you […]

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Hours of fun with #CreativityforKids Craft Kits

Hours of fun with #CreativityforKids Craft Kits

Nothing is easier then buying premade craft kids, seriously. No needing to spend all day on Pinterest, looking for ideas. It’s already made and ready for you to get your craft on. For instance, these super cute craft kits we received from Creativity for Kids. Since it’s summer time, having a few craft kits around […]

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Printable Charts to Help Keep Your Kids Organized For School

Printable Charts to Help Keep Your Kids Organized For School

When it comes to staying on task or even remembering my house chores, I’m really not the greatest. Right now, there is a load of clothes in the washer from this morning that I forgot about. I have to admit that I just have a horrible time trying to remember to do what I need […]

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Early Childhood Education at Little Spanish Playschool

Early Childhood Education at Little Spanish Playschool

If you are local to the Springfield, Missouri area then you need to check out Little Spanish Playschool. Started by local Spanish teacher, Mary Miller who has been teaching in Springfield for over 5 years from elementary to high school. Our classes are easy immersion classes: 90% of the conversation will be in Spanish, 10% in […]

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