Gelli Baff Slime Review: Bathtub vs Baby Pool

We immersed ourselves in slime a few times this past month, because what kid doesn't like to squish around in an ooey-gooey mess? Especially an ooey-gooey glittery mess that smells like tutti frutti! We also made a new YouTube video showing how the slime mixes up and then dissolves back into water. Look for it … Continue reading Gelli Baff Slime Review: Bathtub vs Baby Pool

What If Higgins Had Given Up? A New Children’s Book About the Value of Perseverance

How many times has your child tried something new or difficult and given up? It’s important for children to look to friends and adults for support, but it’s also important for them to cultivate a strength from within, a strength that motivates them to push through when times get hard. In Cathy Werling’s children’s book … Continue reading What If Higgins Had Given Up? A New Children’s Book About the Value of Perseverance

Get it for free today! New Children’s Book When Dinosaurs Go to Bed

I'd like to welcome today's guest blogger, Josh Bluman, who's going to tell you all about his new children's book, When Dinosaurs Go to Bed. And if you act fast, you can actually download the entire book for free until May 31st! Scroll down for details. Growing up, I couldn't get enough of dinosaurs. Dinosaur pillows, … Continue reading Get it for free today! New Children’s Book When Dinosaurs Go to Bed

Ribbon’s Traveling Castle is a Little Magic and a Lot of Love

We were recently sent the children's book, Ribbon's Traveling Castle, to read and review and enjoyed the heartwarming tale and fun drawings. The book was written by Elizabeth Godley and illustrated by Paige M. Leyh. The book follows the story of Ribbon, who goes on a journey with her father. As they travel around they … Continue reading Ribbon’s Traveling Castle is a Little Magic and a Lot of Love

Book Review: The Switcheroo Kangaroo

When I do a book review, I tend to include the full experience instead of just a synopsis and my opinion. So this is the story of how the Switcheroo Kangaroo, a book written by Deanna Purkiss and Illustrated by Christian Snyder, came to visit and teach my son about sharing his good fortune (and … Continue reading Book Review: The Switcheroo Kangaroo

5 Essentials for Your Dress-up Box and Where to Find Them

It starts when your toddler first puts on a pair of your shoes and stumbles around, giggling and excited to be dressing like mom or dad. Then it progresses to outfits and accessories, and before you know it they've got quite a dress-up collection. Dressing up is a great imaginative activity that you can encourage … Continue reading 5 Essentials for Your Dress-up Box and Where to Find Them

Book Review: P is for Poop by Ben Luster

My son has not been the most receptive little reader. In fact, he's been downright combative at times, like when I tried to read him What's Making Walter C. Laugh? and he threw a giant tantrum, and then there was the time he kept shoving poor Sgt. Stubby in the trash. It got to where … Continue reading Book Review: P is for Poop by Ben Luster