Tag Archives: kindergarten

Kid Lit: Rufus Goes To School Review & Giveaway

Sometimes heading back to school can be scary, especially for younger children who aren’t quite sure what to expect.  Take my son for example. You ask him about school last year and he’ll tell you that he totally mastered kindergarten.  … Continue reading

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Kit Lit – We Go Together!

With back to school just around the corner, The Hubs and I have upped the ante on our daily reading with the kidlets to help ease them back in the learning groove. This week on The Harried Mom I’ll be … Continue reading

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My Country, Tis of Thee – Golden Records Presents: American Patriotic Songs Review & Giveaway

Teaching kids about what it means to be an American is more than history and dates that they learn out of a textbook. It’s about pride, emotion, duty and commitment to our country. I love that some of the first … Continue reading

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Kid Lit: Peppa Pig and the Muddy Puddles New Hardcover Book Review

I’ve come across a lot of talking pigs in my life — Ms. Piggy from “The Muppets”, Piglet from Winnie-the-Pooh, Porky  Pig from “Looney Toons” and even Wilbur from Charlotte’s Web – but I’ve never met a smarter, more well-mannered … Continue reading

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Minnie & Daisy BFF Book & Magazine Review + Giveaway!

Cuddling up with a good book has always been one my favorite things to do.  I love escaping into the worlds and lives of the people, either real or fictitious, that I’m reading about.   It doesn’t matter if it’s a … Continue reading

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Learning To Count – Review & Giveaway David Carter’s 100: Lift the Flaps and Learn to Count!

Counting is a huge milestone for any child as they are starting to learn and grow.  Now counting to 10 is “easy breezy,” according to my five-year-old kindergartener son, but what about counting to 30, 50, 80 or even 100?  … Continue reading

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Wreck-It Ralph Read Along Storybook and CD – Review

We’re getting ready for Spring Break in our household and it’s our first-ever family Disney World vacation!  I’ll have more on our vacation in an upcoming post, but for months we’ve been secretly prepping the kidlets — telling them only … Continue reading

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Getting The Gold! A St. Patrick’s Day Kids Craft: Making A Leprechaun Trap

Last week my son’s kindergarten teacher sent home a note to all the parents.  Apparently my son’s classroom has been invaded by a mischievous little Leprechaun who has been disrupting the classroom such as knocking over chairs and leaving books … Continue reading

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100th Day Of School…And Counting

Depending on when you started the academic year — and how many snow days you’ve had so far — the 100th day of school should be any day now.  For my son’s kindergarten class, that day is today. I had … Continue reading

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This Valentine’s Day My Heart Belongs To….Optimus Prime??

I love making crafts – knitting, scrapbooking or making cards, collages or photos, you name it and I’m game to try making it.  Like any crafty mom, I’ve spent the past few weeks  scouring the web for super cute and … Continue reading

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