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2013 Gift Guide: Best Gifts for Toddlers

2013 Gift Guide: Best Gifts for Toddlers
November 4, 2013 1 Comment »

Kids up to the age of three love to learn by acting things out and using all of their senses to explore. The best toys are ones that encourage imaginative play, gently guide them through learning about letters, numbers, and ... Read More »

New 5 Little Monkeys App Reinforces Learning for Toddlers and Preschoolers {giveaway}

New 5 Little Monkeys App Reinforces Learning for Toddlers and Preschoolers {giveaway}
August 24, 2013 9 Comments »

While the Campaign for Commercial Free Childhood has launched a campaign against app manufacturers who market educational apps for babies, there’s no doubt that apps designed for toddlers and preschoolers can be used to reinforce early learning concepts. The possibilities ... Read More »

Learning Through Play with Octonauts Toys from Fisher Price (w. giveaway)

Learning Through Play with Octonauts Toys from Fisher Price (w. giveaway)
April 14, 2013 88 Comments »

Play is the work of children that assists them to make sense of the world around them whether navigating friendship issues, exploring roles as caretakers, or going on adventures. Fans of Octonauts on Disney Junior will love embarking on underwater ... Read More »

Disney Junior’s Octonauts: Adventure, Friendship, and Science Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Disney Junior’s Octonauts: Adventure, Friendship, and Science Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers
March 13, 2013 1 Comment »

If you think the Octonauts may be some newfangled underwater version of Eight is Enough, they aren’t. The Octonauts are a team of eight undersea adventurers who share their environmental mission of “Explore! Rescue! and Protect!” through fun and educational ... Read More »

Gifts for Toddlers

Gifts for Toddlers
November 19, 2012 2 Comments »

While toddlers may be physically active, their brains are working just as quickly. Language, social-emotional, and motor development occur at a rapid pace. Kids between18 months- 3 years tend to enjoy gross motor play that enables them to run, jump, ... Read More »

Valentine Crafts, Recipes, Online Games, and Favorite Books

Valentine Crafts, Recipes, Online Games, and Favorite Books
February 8, 2011 Comments Off

If you were to come into our house, there’s no mistaking the fact that Valentine’s Day is just a week away.  Little Miss Techie and Captain Computer love each of the holidays but especially enjoy creating decorations to make the ... Read More »

2010 Holiday Gift Guide: Toddlers

2010 Holiday Gift Guide: Toddlers
November 15, 2010 17 Comments »

Below are my gift picks for the toddler set that will encourage imaginative play to help them explore the world around them, exercise new found independence, while also laying the foundations for learning. Look for the items marked as giveaways ... Read More »

Mickey Mote Offers Interactive Content to Preschoolers via Disney DVDs

Mickey Mote Offers Interactive Content to Preschoolers via Disney DVDs
November 4, 2010 7 Comments »

The new kid-friendly Mickey Mote is designed to turn passive screen time into an opportunity to actively engage young minds while children watch their favorite Disney characters on select Disney Preschool DVDs. Mickey Mote works with any Disney Preschool DVD ... Read More »

TeachMama’s Amy on Computer Games for the Little Guys

TeachMama’s Amy on Computer Games for the Little Guys
March 25, 2010 1 Comment »

Today’s Tech Savvy Guest is the amazing Amy from Teach Mama. This extraordinary educator uses her background as a former high school reading specialist to share the many ways she sneaks learning opportunities into her 3 kids’ lives each and ... Read More »

2009 Holiday Gift Guide: DVDs (w/ 30 DVDs to win!)

2009 Holiday Gift Guide: DVDs (w/ 30 DVDs to win!)
December 2, 2009 3 Comments »

Still following my never ending gift guides? Well, you won’t be disappointed with my long promised DVD gift guide! There are tons of fabulous titles available and an amazing number of giveaways on this list just for you! I had ... Read More »