Our love for Julius Jr continues with books, Season 2 and even a new app!

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Thanks to our friends at Saban Brands for sending us some Julius Jr goodies so we could have some pre-holiday fun! We’ve been catching episodes of Julius Jr nearly everyday after school. It’s hard to say who the biggest fan is in our house, but everyone loves the adventurous monkey and his friends! Even better… [Read More]

Ideas to encourage reading in children with Read With Me Scout from LeapFrog

Ideas to encourage reading in children

A big thank you to Mom Select and LeapFrog for providing my family with a Read With Me Scout to help with ideas to encourage reading in children. Ideas to encourage reading in children 1.) Read every day for at least 20 minutes, whether they are 1 or 10 or… 2.) Have access to books…. [Read More]

LeapReader fun in the classroom!

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Last week Quincy shared her love of LeapFrog and their new LeapReader with her developmental preschool class at Viewlands Elementary. Thanks to MomSelect, we were generously providing an amazing assortment of LeapReaders and activities, the pre-kindergartners. All opinions and experiences are our own. LeapReader is the complete learn-to-read-and-write solution. LeapReader engages kids in imaginative stories… [Read More]

Quincy’s new PLAY-DOH books

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Much to Quincy’s delight, we received some fun PLAY-DOH books on behalf of Mom Spark Media to review. She’s had a lot of fun ‘reading’ them this week, and I don’t blame her, they’re pretty great! From learning new words to identifying what’s in the picture, the PLAY-DOH books offer lots of opportunities to learn…. [Read More]

Beam N Read LED 6 Deluxe Hands Free Light

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Sometimes you’ll find that the overhead light or table lamp isn’t quite enough to see your knitting. Or that maybe you want to read your kindle next to your spouse in bed without disturbing him or her. Or maybe you want some extra light while you’re doing some woodworking. Whatever it is, the Beam N… [Read More]