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My Noah’s Ark Storybook ~ Children’s Precious Moments Book Review

From Precious Moments comes a new Noah’s Ark storybook for toddlers and preschoolers! Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review. I am an affiliate of Amazon, and will receive a small commission if a link on this page is used to …

One Spring Lamb ~ Children’s Book Review

Easter falls early on March 27 this year, and Tommy Nelson publishers have provided me with three books to review and give away that are perfect for Easter gifts. Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review. I am an affiliate of …

Parable Treasury ~ Children’s Book Review

A few years ago while browsing a bookstore with a friend, we came across a children’s book with beautiful sunflowers on the cover.  My friend picked it up and handed it to me, saying “this is a wonderful book, you should have it for your daughter!”  I did buy it and …

Kindergarteners Go Around The World: Week 24 ~ Israel (Easter Lesson)

This post is part of the series “Around the World in 28 Weeks: Art, Literature & Geography Lessons for Kindergarten.” For an introduction, overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please click here. Thank you for visiting Cotton Ridge Homeschool! Introduction to Week 24 This week …

Really Woolly Nighttime Lullabies ~ Book Review

We were happy to receive another Really Woolly book from Tommy Nelson this month – my 5-year-old and I enjoy the adorable little characters from illustrator Donna Chapman! Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review. I am an affiliate of Amazon, …

Science With Children: Sprouting Beans and Growing Bean Plants

Sprouting bean plants requires only a few inexpensive items, some of which you may already have around your house.  Below you will find images and the steps to follow to sprout your own beans.  You can use these as talking points with your kids as you perform each step.  Have …

Spring Crafts and DIY Inspiration from Kiwi Crate! Plus, My Review

Disclosure: I have purchased the Monthly Subscription for my family.  I am also an affiliate of Kiwi Crate and will receive a small commission if the links on this page are used to make a purchase.  Springtime Projects Need some crafty inspiration this Spring?  Visit Kiwi Crate’s DIY Ideas page …

The Story of Jesus Book For Toddlers & Preschoolers ~ A Review

Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review. I am an affiliate of Amazon, and will receive a small commission if the links on this page are used to make a purchase. This is my second month as a Tommy Nelson Mommy, …

God Bless Our Easter ~ Children’s Book Review

Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review.  I only recommend products and companies that I will be of benefit to my readers. Review God Bless Our Easter is a sweet little book that introduces little ones to some adorable Springtime animals – …

Garden Printables ~ Free Charts & Planners Plus Activities For Kids

We just purchased some broccoli plants (a first for us) and a tomato plant, and we have some seed packets waiting for us on the kitchen counter.  Tomorrow is supposed to be a nice day, so hopefully we can start our little garden! Enjoy these garden-themed printables – there are …

The Legend of the Three Trees DVD ~ A Review

Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free DVD to review.  I only recommend products and companies that I will be of benefit to my readers. Review The Legend of the Three Trees is a wonderful story about three different trees who each have dreams …

Spring-Themed Educational Activities For Kids (Free Printables)

Spring-time is almost here!  I hope you enjoy these Spring-themed printable activity pages with your little ones.  More to come soon! Just click on the thumbnail images to open and print – for best viewing/printing results please open in Adobe Reader first.  Opening the PDFs in a browser sometimes causes …