Candy Aisle Crafts by Jodi Levine (Book Review)

Oh my!  The candy crafts in this book are adorable.  A perfect manual for birthday parties or making a "little something" surprise for your youngster, this book is chock full of delightful and surprisingly simple to make sweet treats.  The author uses hard candy, gummy candy, marshmallows, cookies, and cereal to create an array of holiday appropriate and everyday delights. … [Read more...]

Treasury of Bible Stories: Rhythmical Rhymes of Biblical Times by Kelly Pulley (Win a Copy of Your Own!)

We are always looking for new and fun ways to present the bible to our youngsters.  I have found and used several "Princess" themed bible passage books with our daughter, but have found there to be very few good bible choices for young children that are gender neutral or more masculine.  This is a wonderful rhyming book that concentrates on a few of "arguably" the most … [Read more...]

A Book That Can Help You and Your Child Enjoy Shakespeare! – How to Teach Your Child Shakespeare by Ken Ludwig (Book Review)

    Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean............................... Do you recognize these words? This is the prologue to Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" and one of the few things I remember from high school. I was a sophomore in … [Read more...]