Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Here are some fun and educational workbooks that blend with online games for the kids. The Learning Company, a division of global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, has launched a new series of creatively designed workbooks featuring the time-honored and beloved characters Curious George and Reader Rabbit. The series includes eight 64-page workbooks designed to [...]

Here’s an app that could be useful on Halloween – Trick or Tracker. If your child is old enough to have a smartphone, this updated app will let you know where your kids are when they’re trick or treating. Trick or Tracker® Bi-Directional Family Locator Features Include: •    With the app, parents can locate their [...]

Wordgirl. Clifford The Big Red Dog. The Magic Schoolbus. Maya & Miguel. You probably let your children watch these shows from time to time. Well, I just wanted to let you know some of the upcoming episodes coming up the rest of October and November from Scholastic Media. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25 Clifford the Big Red [...]

For cloth diapering parents, there’s a new brand in town. Lotus Bumz is a new cloth diapering system website set to launch on October 25, 2011. They’re offering a 10% special discount off the cloth diapers which are currently being sold at below market value. You’ll have to pre-order before that date to get the [...]

Today’s giveaway is a wonderful interactive book called Razzle Dazzle Ruby. Read along as Ruby goes through her day enjoying the snow. Each page will have you skating, rolling a snowball, sledding and creating snow angels with Ruby. It’s an enchanting picture book that you will want to keep reading over and over. (Check out [...]

Monsters, princesses, cupcakes, caterpillars…these are some of the furriest and cutest Halloween costumes now available online. The Pottery Barn Kids Halloween 2011 Collection is now having a sale! For example this Puffy Lamb Costume was $54, and is now $39.99. Most of the costumes have headpieces and a warm, cozy bodysuit (perfect for trick and [...]

If you have an iPad and you have kids, then you need to listen up. If you have kids and no iPad, then go get one and come back. Nosy Crow’s ingenious iPad app tells the classic story of Cinderella through the medium of fully interactive animation. This app is simply a work of art [...]

Okay, I am reliving my childhood. I love paper dolls! Today I tell you about these new ones that will make for a fun indoor activity. Created by Hello Hanna, there are four Hello Paper Dolls friends: Princess Violet, Princess Buttercup, Princess Rose, and Princess Daisy. Each kit comes with a one paper doll, her [...]

Halloween is coming and The Jim Henson Company is offering a lot of fun stuff for the kids. Read the following! The Spooky Scavenger Hunt from Grosset & Dunlap – Mr. Pteranodon takes Buddy and Tiny on a nighttime trip to the Big Pond for a spooky nature walk! Mr. Pteranodon and the conductor insist [...]

Halloween is here and if you’re going to buy some costumes online Freeshipping.org has these 13 frugal deals! 1. BestCostumeSite.com Spend $25 or more and receive free shipping. 2. Spirit Halloween Get $4.99 flat-rate shipping through Oct. 27 when you spend $75 or more with coupon code SPFRU75. 3. Target Get free shipping from Target [...]

Here are some cool new books from Nosy Crow, an imprint of Candlewick Press. The new, independent publisher is based in London and has come up with the interactive Noodle series by Marion Billet as well as the hardcover story of Dinosaur Dig! Noodle Loves To Cuddle and Noodle Loves Bedtime are the cutest board [...]

Here’s something new to film the kiddies with. Introducing the new KODAK Playfull Waterproof Video Camera! Kodak’s exclusive Share Button and pop-out USB arm make it seriously simple to e-mail videos directly to friends or upload to popular social networks and photo sharing sites. It can also record up to ten hours of HD video [...]

My son has become a real Power Rangers fan so I have to write about this! Saban Brands has announced a forthcoming multi-platform national Halloween safety campaign featuring the Samurai Power Rangers, along with additional activities for their Power Rangers emPOWER initiative for fall 2011. The videos, which will air in movie theaters nationwide, are [...]