Cozy Up with Cost Effective Winter Crafts

Let’s face it, it’s been a pretty bummer year for ‘real snow’ activities in the Midwest but that doesn’t mean you have to ‘snow blow’ a lot of cash traveling to Vail for skiing! You can have plenty of winter fun right here in your own kitchen! Science Fun: Add together science+winter and it =Continue reading “Cozy Up with Cost Effective Winter Crafts”

Warm Up with Some Winter Workouts

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Chill Out with a Kid’s Winter Book Review

So far it hasn’t been the snowiest of winters, but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy the flurries inside these winter themed kids’ books. Look for them at your local library or check out the links for the free read alouds on You Tube. In Amadi‚Äôs Snowman by: Katia Novet Saint-Lot Amadi, a young boyContinue reading “Chill Out with a Kid’s Winter Book Review”

Warm Up With More Winter Books

Cold, dark January nights got you down? Grab a cup of hot chocolate and some fuzzy blankets, light a roaring fire in your fireplace, and cozy up with some of these winter themed books! Anna’s Wish by: Bruno Hachler tells of a young girl who lives in a city where it hasn’t snowed in ages.Continue reading “Warm Up With More Winter Books”

Kid’s New Year, New You Workouts

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Christmas Craft Corner

It’s T-minus one week till Winter Break! Are you ready to keep the kids busy and your wallet full? I didn’t think so. Here’s some fun ways to save your Christmas Cash for the New Year by using things you probably already have sitting around your house. Good Housekeeping had tons of great Christmas craftContinue reading “Christmas Craft Corner”

Kid’s Christmas Book Review Part 2: Yep, We Found More Awesome Books

We originally found these last year, but I’ve included the links to the free read alouds this year- enjoy! What the Dinosaurs Did The Night Before Christmas by: Refe and Susan Tuma was hilarious! The staging and photographing of the dinosaurs perfectly compliment this entertaining tale of the antics that only the most mischievous ofContinue reading “Kid’s Christmas Book Review Part 2: Yep, We Found More Awesome Books”

Open the Gift of Free Kids’ Christmas Workouts

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Have a Holly Jolly Kids’ Christmas Book Review

Check out our top picks for kids’ Christmas books for 2022. As always, I have included the links for the free read alouds on You Tube just in case your library can’t get a hold of a copy for you to borrow. In A Bad Kitty Christmas by: Nick Bruel bad kitty learns an importantContinue reading “Have a Holly Jolly Kids’ Christmas Book Review”

Cheap Christmas Cheer

Here’s a re-blog from last year. Most of it is still quite applicable to this year except, alas, Mooseheart is no longer doing its famed holiday light drive. Are you looking forward to those two weeks off from school with dread in your heart? Are you wondering what on earth you are going to doContinue reading “Cheap Christmas Cheer”