Book Reviews, Hygge, Inspiration

“The Magic of Me” by Becky Cummings Book Review

We have enjoyed the children's books that Author Becky Cummings has written, and I was really delighted to be gifted the book “The Magic of Me” by Becky Cummings and we are making our way through it’s pages, and healing lessons for kids and parents to enjoy together. Becky Cummings is an author, teacher and… Continue reading “The Magic of Me” by Becky Cummings Book Review

Book Reviews, Build Your Masterpiece Class

Author Spotlight: A Poodle in Paris by Connie Kaldor

I love children’s books so much, and when I find one to include in the Build Your Masterpiece Class Adventures, I get so excited. That's what happened with the book, “A Poodle in Paris" by Connie Kaldor. I was able to interview her about her creative process, and she offered to share a copy of her… Continue reading Author Spotlight: A Poodle in Paris by Connie Kaldor

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Art Projects, Book Reviews

I’m Not Just A Scribble Book Review + IG Giveaway!

Today is National Scribble Day and we are reading I'm Not Just A Scribble while creating our own unique #scribblestickerart! We are also teaming up with Author Diane Alber to bring you an IG Giveaway! We love reading  "I'm Not Just A Scribble..." in our homeschool, because it encourages creativity, kindness and having fun together.… Continue reading I’m Not Just A Scribble Book Review + IG Giveaway!

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Art Projects, Spring Time Art Projects

Plant a Kiss ~ A Book Inspired Art Project For Kids

Celebrate Spring by Planting a Kiss! It's the first day of spring and we are planting kisses while reading "Plant a Kiss" by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Anytime, is the perfect time to read the book "Plant a Kiss" by Amy Krause Rothernsal, one of our favorite authors, especially now that Spring has sprung! "Amy Krouse… Continue reading Plant a Kiss ~ A Book Inspired Art Project For Kids

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews

Puppy Pickup Day Book Review + Coloring Activity + Giveaway!

Do your kids love puppies? Ours do and we have been reading Puppy Pickup Day by April Cox and Len Smith in our homeschool! This book is fun, colorful and encourages counting! We are so excited to be hosting a Children's Book Giveaway for 1 Signed Copy of this book, with Plushie and coloring book! Keep… Continue reading Puppy Pickup Day Book Review + Coloring Activity + Giveaway!

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews

Poo in the Zoo Book Review + Claire’s Glowing Poo Slime

Have you heard of Poo in the Zoo? One of the many books we love from British Author Steve Smallman is called Poo in the Zoo. With its lyrical verse and animal scat imagery, Poo in the Zoo has ignited the joy of reading poetry and learning about animals in my kids! You and your… Continue reading Poo in the Zoo Book Review + Claire’s Glowing Poo Slime

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews, Play Dough Kits, Playdough Activities, Preschool Activities

Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review

Kids will love learning about the beach with this Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + diverse children's Book "My Trip to the Beach" by Deirdre Pechioni Cummings and Erika Busse. Take a trip to the beach, without leaving the comfort of your home. The diverse children's book "My Trip to the Beach" by Deirdre Pecchioni… Continue reading Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review

Book Inspired Recipes, Book Reviews

Love is… Book Review + Spotlight + Inspired Recipe for Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Have you heard of Multicultural Children's Book Day? January 25th, 2019 is the day we join together to share more awareness for many authors who write beautifully in a wide range of topics that help children learn tolerance, respect, understanding of different cultures as well as topics that encourage children to love others, and themselves! I… Continue reading Love is… Book Review + Spotlight + Inspired Recipe for Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews

Glitter Snow Dough Recipe – A Book Inspired Activity + Book Review

We have been mixing up the most fun sensory bin activity while reading Winter Snow Fun by Wendy Dunham and Michel Sparks, and my 4-year-old has been loving it! Have you heard of the Tales of Buttercup Grove? It's a beautifully written and illustrated book series centered around kindness, good Christian values, and being a good friend. They… Continue reading Glitter Snow Dough Recipe – A Book Inspired Activity + Book Review

Book Reviews

Lulu and Lainey…12 Days of Christmas Book Review + Spotlight

Have you heard of Lulu and Lainey? Children's Book Author Lois Petren has written the most loveable children's book series about a young girl named Lulu, who lives in Paris, France. She loves to spend time with her Grand-mere knitting, and baking, going on outings to the park and eating French treats at tea time.… Continue reading Lulu and Lainey…12 Days of Christmas Book Review + Spotlight