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Playroom Prep Activity Book

Playroom Prep Activity Book

Too much screen time too soon is hurting our kids and is NOT an effective teaching tool when it comes to preparing our children for pre-school and/or Kindergarten. But with so many educational apps, tablets and television shows out there, what can parents do to help build a solid foundation without relying on “screen time” buddies? To(…)

Tips For Organized Food In The Kitchen

Tips For Organized Food In The Kitchen

**In honor of National Organization Month, we are proud to feature Lisa Marks from The Time Butler as our guest blogger today.** It’s easy to become disorganized when you have too much stuff. Disorganized spaces lead many people to buy items they already have. Below are tips to help keep your pantry and refrigerator in(…)

The Ageless Possibilities of Imagination

The Ageless Possibilities of Imagination

by Judy Laufer Walt Disney called it “Imagineering” and made imagining fun for all ages! Young children make sense of the world through play and by using their imaginations. They learn social and emotional skills through play and interaction with their peers and with adults. They learn valuable lessons like taking turns and predicting outcomes.(…)

The 12 Nights of Christmas

BY LYNDA CHELDELIN FELL Have you heard of The 12 Nights of Christmas? Also known as Secret Santa, I came across this concept years ago while reading “In Search of the Real Spirit of Christmas” by Dan Schaeffer. In the back was a chapter describing his family tradition modeled after the 12 days of Christmas.(…)

Book a Day December:  Grandma’s Garden

Book a Day December: Grandma’s Garden

Grandma’s Garden by Julie Ann Dolle Grandma’s Garden is a heart-warming story of a little girl, Genny, who comes to live with her grandparents one summer. There are many interesting, beautiful and encouraging things to learn at Grandma’s, from the enchanting color of flowers and plants growing in the garden to the delicious array of(…)

Book a Day December:  Lilly the Elf

Book a Day December: Lilly the Elf

Introduce Lilly the Elf to your Children Ages 5-7 Lily lives with her dad in a tiny house, in a busy city.  Her Granny Small lives there too (in the granny flat!).  From finding treasure to making wishes, Lily and her family share delightful adventures.  Add this series of books to your child’s stocking this(…)