Following Featherbottom personalized childrens book


Having a preschool aged daughter and being a pre-k teacher means we have a large collection of children's books in our home. My daughter is just starting to read and I love seeing her discover new favorites. We recently received a personalized childrens book from MarbleSpark that goes on a journey around the world to find all the letters of her name. Following Featherbottom features Felix Featherbottom and his friend Pierre Du Pond traveling all over the globe in search of Read More... {Read More...}

Disney frozen characters (how to make ice toys)

fun with Disney frozen characters

With so many Disney character toys at home there's always a new way to play. Sometimes my daughter plays with the characters in her doll house and other times they are an audience for story time. This week we added a new fun way to play with her favorite character figurines. We made Disney frozen character ice toys and played with them outside in a small plastic pool. My daughter had so much fun pretending the characters were part of a Disney on Ice show. Disney frozen characters ice toys Read More... {Read More...}

Classroom fun with The Happy’s interactive pets


Already loving Zhu Zhu Pets I was excited when I learned about The Happy's, the new interactive pets from the same toy manufacturer. My pre-k classroom full of four and five year olds were the perfect audience to try out the new toys. We spent hours this week playing and learning with our new classroom pets, The Happy's. Playing with the puppy and kitten along with their chase ball and treats was a very exciting experience and provided great learning opportunities. We received Read More... {Read More...}