Boredom Busters:  Word Games from Educational Insights

Boredom Busters: Word Games from Educational Insights

Summer always seems to be a big time for games in our house. We typically have Family Game Night on Friday night. In the summer, we play games on the back deck, take games to the pool and also when we travel. Games are such a great way to enjoy the nice weather and to(…)

Father’s Day:  Story Time with Dad

Father’s Day: Story Time with Dad

Father’s Day is around the corner, and what better way to show Dad some love than with a story?  We’ve got some fun, funny, and heartfelt books to share with fathers, grandfathers, kids, and the whole family. Saturday with Daddy A young elephant and his Dady spend Saturday running errands, sipping lemonade, and having a(…)

Super Genius Brilliant Learning Games

Super Genius Brilliant Learning Games

We love games as much as we love books.  If you combine the two and have a game which involves reading and vocabulary, we are “beyond the moon” with excitement.  Thanks to Blue Orange games for introducing us to their Super Genius Reading I and Compound Words games. Super Genius Reading I This reading matching(…)

Stop Dirt in Its Tracks This Summer with BUMP IT OFF

Stop Dirt in Its Tracks This Summer with BUMP IT OFF

When it comes to one-stop cleaning, look no further than the BUMP IT OFF. BUMP IT OFF is a reusable silicone sleeve that fits in the palm of your hand, giving you scrubbing power that you can use anywhere. Use the fine bristled side to clean stains off silk and linen, dirt off mushrooms, pet(…)

Boredom Busters:  Word Games

Boredom Busters: Word Games

How many times have you heard, “I’m bored” already this summer?  We’re featuring word games that will keep the kids occupied and their brains buzzing.  No need to worry about “summer slide” with these fun activities for the kids! Crazy Letters Mindware games brings us Crazy Letters, a topsy-turvy word game.  This game is the fast-paced word(…)

The Campfire Foodie Cookbook

The Campfire Foodie Cookbook

Put away the hot dogs and the sandwich meat. Your next campsite meal will be a culinary delight! Renowned cook, recipe developer, and author Julia Rutland has brought her sensational skills to the great outdoors. The result is a camper-friendly cookbook with more than 100 tasty yet simple recipes for your campsite or cabin. After(…)