Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by Michael Cmdr. Ernest Edwin Evans 36 years old from Pawnee, Oklahoma Commanding Officer USS Johnson (DD 557) August 13, 1908 - October 25, 1944 For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty as commanding officer of the U.S.S. Johnston in action against major units of ...continue reading

Countdown To Christmas: Video Games For Kids

Smart Boy's Toy Club & Smart Girl's Party Game are the only games for preschoolers (age 3-6) on Nintendo DS.  These are "first-time games for first-time gamers."  Included on these games are 18 skill based games that help develop the memory, and they encourage creativity through activities like interactive coloring books.  They also teach basic skills and ...continue reading

Countdown to Christmas: Tim and Sally's Vegetable Garden

Tim and Sallys Vegetable Garden is another great children's book.  This book is about two siblings learning how to plant their garden.  We learn about how and when to plant different seeds, what tools are needed, and how to tend to the garden as the vegetables grow.  The book is written in verse, so the lines rhyme which is a skill we are currenlty working on ...continue reading

365 Days of Baby Einstein

365 Days of Baby Einstein is one of the books that is such a great deal that you cannot pass it up. This book teaches your children about art, language, poetry, math, and science. The illustrations and pictures in here are awesome and engage your child. There are read aloud rhymes, interactive questions, and poems that encourage your children and you to ...continue reading