Promote Creativity & Educational Play with Magformers Magnetic Blocks

I was provided with Magformers for a review and giveaway. All opinions are my own. Affiliate links included for your convenience.  Do you have kids that love to build things? My girls love any type of building set they can get their hands on. They've even been known to turn all the scrap pieces of wood their Dad leaves in the garage into building blocks, and I love watching their little imaginations come alive as they work on new creations. We had the pleasure of testing out a couple Magformers sets, and I already knew they would be a hit before handing them over to my 6 year … [Read more...]

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Daniel Tiger’s “Tiger-Tastic 3 Pack” Available September 29

Do you have any little Daniel Tiger fans in your home? It's no secret that my kids absolutely love Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood. In fact I just shared a new Daniel Tiger DVD with you a couple weeks ago. Now I'm excited to tell you about another Daniel Tiger DVD that is available today, September 29! Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Tiger-Tastic 3 Pack, the newest Daniel Tiger DVD set, from The Fred Roger's Company and PBS Distribution, includes 3 DVDs packed full of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood episodes. There are 24 tales and 2 bonus stories divided into categories that teach … [Read more...]

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The Bright Schools Competition Educates Students on Link between Light and Sleep

This content was made possible by VolunteerSpot and the Bright Schools Competition. Does your child get enough sleep at night? Students who don't get enough sleep are more likely to suffer from behavioral issues that can range from rule breaking to more severe problems like depression and anxiety. Children who get the recommended amount of sleep are more creative, perform better in school, and have more self-control. My oldest has battled sleep issues much of her life. She is cranky when she doesn't get enough sleep, and has a really hard time concentrating throughout the day. She is more … [Read more...]

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Reading Rainbow Reinvented for the Next Generation

I received sample product in the hopes that I would share it with my readers. All opinions are my own, and affiliate links are included. Butterfly in the sky... If you can finish that phrase and have the song running through your head you know exactly what I'm talking about! Did you grow up watching Reading Rainbow? I sure did, and I know Reading Rainbow helped turn me into the avid reader that I am. I grew up watching my favorite childhood books come alive on the TV screen both at home and in the classroom. Now our kids can enjoy the Reading Rainbow experience for the next generation … [Read more...]

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Daniel Tiger Goes to School DVD Review

I received a sample product that is featured in this post in the hopes that I would share info with my readers. I give my honest opinions on products I receive. Affiliate links are included. We've made it through the first 3 weeks of school, but it hasn't been without hiccups. My little kindergartener hasn't had the easiest time adjusting to school life. In fact, the first week and a half was full of tears and proclamations that she wasn't going back to that place. It's not that Ellie hates school. She's timid around other kids, and she is often scared of new situations. When I received a … [Read more...]

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