Posts Tagged: things we like

Letterheads: An Eccentric Alphabet

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So here’s a super cool way to help your little ones learn the alphabet (and give you some unique art to admire at the same time)!  Letterheads: An Eccentric Alphabet is a new graphic design book by Stefan G. Bucher that all ages will appreciate.  Bucher used a 3D technology that creates molded and carved… Read more »

B-Free Travel System

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The B-Free Travel System ($599.99) is the newest set from Britax and comes with an infant carrier, base and stroller.  The infant carrier has an anti-rebound bar for better stability in the event of an impact. The stroller folds easily with one hand and features an adjustable handle.  You’ll love the extra pockets for hanging… Read more »

Why is SNOW so White?

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There’s a new children’s book series in town that features young bears Mishka and Sofulya and their family.  Created by SoMi Projects, the first book in the series, Why is Snow so White? is a blending of rhymes with a science-based exploration of nature’s winter wonders.  The book is full of wonderfully soft, wintry images… Read more »

100 Things to See in the Night Sky

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Cincinnati Observatory astronomer Dean Regas shares the universe in his new book, 100 Things to See in the Night Sky, a beginner’s guide to star-gazing.  Readers will learn how to observe the Sun safely, the phases of the moon, and how to spot planets with the naked eye as well as telescopes.  Then visit the… Read more »

Things We Like: Toy Edition

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The holidays are upon us, and that means coming up with awesome gifts to make little ones smile all season long.  Check out our Annual Holiday Toy Guide for toys that spark imaginative play, and find more ideas below.    Mirari® Shelby Ages 9M+ Playmonster.com $19.99 Drop the balls into an adorable snail’s shell and… Read more »

The Boodle Box!

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I have three wonderful sons in my life. They are energetic, loud, and loads of fun! However, when I get a chance to spend time with my 9-year-old niece, I enjoy and savor the “girl” time. I also have a blast any time I am able to do some shopping for glitzy, glamorous items! I… Read more »

DabitZ!

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They had them at “dab!” My children were dabbing and giggling as I carefully opened our DabitZ set and read the directions. The directions were well organized and easy to follow, which allowed me to get my son up and going within minutes. The set included the pixel templates, vellum, and special “dabbing” markers that… Read more »

Baby Picks!

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In the past six years, I have been pregnant for 27 months (that is 2 ¼ years of flutters, excitement, great hair, and excruciating back pain), and I have nursed for 47 months (that is 3 ¾ years of bonding, free food, yanking, blebs, and bottle issues). If you do the math, I have been… Read more »

Week 6: Time for Rehearsals!

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The Creative Toddlers have been hard at work for the past six weeks of classes. They’ve danced, sang, acted, and, of course, had LOTS of fun. At the end of week five, they were sent home with “scripts,” and this week, we were sent a video link to help the kiddos with their dance at… Read more »

Emmy’s Organic Coconut Cookies

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For some odd reason, I carry a belief that I don’t like coconut.  Then I try something with coconut and realize that I actually find it pretty delightful.  So goes with Emmy’s Organics Coconut Cookies — organic, gluten-free, soy-free, vegan cookies. Fans of coconut (and even semi-fans) will love these soft, bite-sized cookies that come… Read more »

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