Travel Log

On the Go with Edushape Travel Brix

On the Go with Edushape Travel Brix

Summer for us means lots of playtime both inside and out, playdates and time spent traveling.  Traveling means time in either the car or a plane with hours of time to keep full with activities so that travel boredom doesn’t set it.  Thanks to Edushape for sending over a Travel Brix kit for us to(…)

Boredom Busters:  Sticker Books for Kids

Boredom Busters: Sticker Books for Kids

Summer is a time for travel and that means time in planes, trains and automobiles. Keep the kids busy with these fun sticker activity books. What is it like to be a ballerina? This delightful activity book raises the curtain on the magic world of dance. Have fun with ballet-themed puzzles, pictures, and games, and(…)

Introduce Your Kids to French or Spanish This Summer

Introduce Your Kids to French or Spanish This Summer

From Bonjour! to Au Revoir we loved this introduction to French. Each page has a word in English, the word in French, the French pronunciation and an illustration. The genius of these books is in their simplicity. Beautiful illustrations and a clear pronunciation of the words help young and old alike learn a new language.(…)

Top Tips for Surviving a Vacation with Your Teenage Kids

Top Tips for Surviving a Vacation with Your Teenage Kids

Do you remember when the kids were young? Taking them on vacation could be stressful, but it was ultimately fun and rewarding. You could spend hours joyfully playing on the beach and exploring together. As they get older they stop wanting to go away with you. You are embarrassing, ruins and museums are no longer(…)

Teach Children About Cultures Around the World

Teach Children About Cultures Around the World

We have shared with you in the past about a wonderful author, Carole P. Roman, and her books. Today we bring you more in her series, “If You Were Me and Lived In…” This series is an easy way to introduce your children to cultures around the world. Former social studies teacher Carole P. Roman(…)

10 Ways to Get Ready for a Camping Vacation with Family

10 Ways to Get Ready for a Camping Vacation with Family

10 Ways to Get Ready for a Camping Vacation With Family Taking a camping trip is a little bit different than the usual vacation down to the Florida theme parks every year. If you’re thinking of taking a big vacation to a rustic locale, you’ll need to do a little bit more legwork before you(…)