Charity Spotlight:  A Kid Again

Charity Spotlight: A Kid Again

Wouldn’t we all love the chance to be A Kid Again? A lot of times I know I look at my kids and think man I would give anything to be as care free, have that much energy, or to be able to look at the world as innocently as my kids do.  As life(…)

Alien Eyes and Moon Monkeys: It’s what’s for dinner

Alien Eyes and Moon Monkeys: It’s what’s for dinner

By Darci Jordan, Product Review Specialist ‘Tis Mommy’s favorite season and it is FULL of guilty pleasures: Brach’s Autumn Mix, pumpkin flavored ice cream, pumpkin shaped Reece Cups and Peppermint Patties, pumpkin spice Hershey’s Kisses, pumpkin flavored coffee … are you seeing a theme here? So why is it that Peppermint Patties and Reece Cups(…)

Turn that kid around!…until age 2, anyway

Listen up!  The American Academy of Pediatrics has released a new policy statement advising parents to keep little ones rear-facing in the car until age two, or until the child exceeds the height or weight limit for the car seat.   Prior to the release of this statement, many parents had been using their child’s first(…)

A counting book with bite!

A counting book with bite!

By Darci Jordan, Product Review Specialist There is a barrage of animated flicks in the movie theaters this haunting fall season, but is your Little Monster not quite ready to sit through Hotel Transylvania or Frankenweenie? Then how about a book? Author Jennifer Adams teamed up with illustrator Alison Oliver to put together a Little(…)

Be a Teen Reporter for Victoria Theatre Broadway Series

Be a Teen Reporter for Victoria Theatre Broadway Series

Do you have a teen that loves the theatre and loves to write?  The Victoria Theatre Association has a fantastic educational opportunity just for them! TEEN REPORTERS Application Due November 1, 2012 Teen Reporters review Premier Health Partners Broadway Series performances just like professional critics. Teens selected for this role will receive admission to Press(…)

Mommy Networking: It’s a Must

If you ask me, I’m lucky.  When it comes to having mom friends to hang out with, make play dates with, and share parenting woes with, I have it made.  After growing up in Kettering, I have stayed in the Dayton area and continue to keep in touch with a lot of high school (and(…)