How Many Planets Circle the Sun?: And Other Questions about Our Solar System (Good Question!)

How Many Planets Circle the Sun?: And Other Questions about Our Solar System (Good Question!) is a great book to learn about the solar system.  Most of my kids questions got answered with this book.  There are questions like:  Why is there life on earth, how did Saturn get its rings, which planet is biggest, which one's hottest—and which has a cloud named ...continue reading

The Game of Life Giveaway

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I love introducint my kids to games I played when I was a kid.  The Game of Life is one of those games!  This game is just as good today as it was when I was a kid.  It's just as fun too.  The game just goes to show you where your choices take you.  You get to pick if you are going to start a career or college.  That choice tends to affect your whole game! ...continue reading

Dr. Smith’s Launch

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For many years, mothers of infants have sworn by a diaper rash ointment invented by a San Antonio pediatrician to solve his young patients’ painful problems. One by one, mothers, pediatricians and pharmacists have recommended Dr. Smith’s Diaper Rash Ointment, and the product’s popularity has grown over the years by word-of-mouth. As a mom whose son has ...continue reading

Countdown To Christmas: Skoodlez

Another affordable toy out there on the markets this year can be purchased at Macy's. At $14.99, Skoodlez makes a great toy for your kids or a grab bag, and can be given to kids 4 - 12. The stuffed animal has weighed down hands and feet, so you can easy pose them and hang them.  The cool part is that there is a coin handing around the stuffed animals neck.  ...continue reading