Product Reviews

There is No Such Thing as Hot Coffee & Other Teacher Truths

There is No Such Thing as Hot Coffee & Other Teacher Truths

Now that school is back in for most,  I am certain that teachers are coming home each and every night with some sort of story from their classroom or that of their colleague.  As you think of how much time your kids spend with teachers and what they must see, remember them during the holidays(…)

Call It The Intellectual League If You Must!

Call It The Intellectual League If You Must!

This fall, three of history’s brightest minds join together in Marx, Freud & Einstein – Heroes of the Mind. Through Anne Simon’s irreverent illustrative comics style and Corinne Maier’s witty, researched writing, readers can join the fight against capitalism with Karl Marx, meet the father of psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud, and discover the fundamentals of physics(…)

Impetuous Dance Hits for Kids from Twinkle

Impetuous Dance Hits for Kids from Twinkle

With mounting expectations, the summer countdown begins to build, marking every day until the September 15 release of Just Dance, an over-the-top-awesome collection of impetuous dance hits for kids and families from the award-winning Peruvian-American kindie music phenomenon known as Twinkle. Described as “like Lady Gaga for kids,” with a super pop sound mixed with(…)

Activity Books for Kids of All Ages

Activity Books for Kids of All Ages

Activity Books are a thing in our house.  We have them for quiet time activities.  We have them in the car for times we have to sit and wait.  We also have them in our travel backpacks for longer car rides and travel via plane.  Below are some of our favorites that will delight kids(…)

Puzzle Books for Kids

Puzzle Books for Kids

I love a good word search, a sudoku puzzle, or even a spot the difference book.  Growing up my favorite magazine was “Games.”  Today we bring you intriguing puzzle books for kids. Crossword Puzzles for Clever Kids Perfect for trips, rainy days, or downtime, these crosswords will entertain kids for hours. You’re never too young(…)

Life is Messy – Experience it with Kat Greene

Life is Messy – Experience it with Kat Greene

For Kat Greene, life is messy at school – and at home.  Kat lives in New York City and attends fifth grade in the very progressive Village Humanity School. At the moment she has three major problems—dealing with her boy-crazy best friend, partnering with the overzealous Sam in the class production of Harriet the Spy, and(…)