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Best Winter and Christmas Books For Preschoolers

Best Winter and Christmas Books for Preschoolers

It's December already!? This month, our classroom bookshelf is filled with a mix between some of the best winter and Christmas books for preschoolers. Since we're only in school for 3 weeks in December, we start doing Christmas and winter themed activities right on December 1. As a preschool teacher, I love sharing all of my favorite children's books with my students. I try to change our bookshelf up every month, just to keep things fresh and exciting. This is also my way of sharing as many … [Read More...]

Top Toys for Christmas 2016

Top Toys For Christmas 2016

Christmas is just 43 days away and if that makes you panic, I'm right there with you! I'm a big believer in getting the Christmas shopping done and out of the way before December 24, so I can spend the holidays enjoying the things that matter, ahem, … [Read More...]

Turkey Crafts For Kids

Turkey Crafts For Kids

Thanksgiving is literally right around the corner. Let that sink in for a moment. Ok, now that that's over, don't get your feathers in a ruffle! Let's celebrate this fun gobble-gobble holiday with our kids! There are so many terrific Turkey crafts … [Read More...]

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Easy Lunchbox Ideas For Kids

30 Easy Lunchbox Ideas For Kids

It's Back to School time. That thought alone makes me shudder in more ways that one. But mostly because it's time to pack those lunchboxes. Packing lunches may no be your favorite part of school … [Read More...]

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Preparing For Preschool

Your little one is getting ready to embark on a big step: going to preschool! I know Mama, it's a BIG step. I was exactly where you were just yesterday 4 years ago. If you and your little one are … [Read More...]

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Super Fun Backpacks for Preschoolers

Preschool is right around the corner and you are busy buying all the school supplies and preparing for preschool. Trust me, I get it. To help your preschooler get used to the idea of preschool, let … [Read More...]

A letter to my son about bad guys

A Note To My Boy About Bad Guys

Dearest Mason,  Just within 2 days, you've heard Mommy and Daddy talking about the scary events that happened right here in our community and in Orlando. Bad guys with guns. The lady in the … [Read More...]

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G is for Gorilla and Grace

  Let's be honest. By now, you've heard the story of the tragic killing of Harambe, the silverback gorilla from the Cincinnati Zoo. If you haven't heard the story, the rock you're living under … [Read More...]

Choosing A Preschool: Tips for Parents

St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast

  I'm a sucker for holidays, and St. Patrick's Day is no exception. Last year, when my little one woke up, I had some fun breakfast choices waiting for him. This made the celebration fun, and … [Read More...]