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If your kids are complaining of boredom or you just don’t want to waste a ton of paper the Crayola Window Crayons may be just what you are looking for. Crayola’s line of window crayons come 5 in a box, and they are washable which means they wipe off window glass quite easily. You get the basic colors – red, yellow, black, blue, and green. At only $4 they won’t break the bank and will provide hours of fun on a rainy day! These window crayons are great for homeschoolers too!
With a unique twist on the classic fairy tale The Boy Who Cried Wolf comes Betsy Who Cried Wolf
In Betsy Who Cried Wolf by Gail Carson Levine, Betsy is learning to be a shepherd. Once Betsy completes Shepherd school she gets her chance at herding the sheep on Rosenrise Mountain. Quickly thereafter, she begins to have encounters with a sneaky wolf named Zimmo. Every time Betsy yells Wolf, and the townspeople come running, sneaky Zimmo is nowhere to be found. Soon Betsy is sent back to Shepherd school as no one believes her! As Betsy
Good Night, Little Bunny by Jane Yolen is a touch and feel bedtime story book. It is a sturdy board book which makes it perfect for babies 6 months and up through preschool age children. The story follows Little Bunny as he gets ready for bed. Little ones will love following Little Bunny’s routine and touching the textures of all the objects in the book.
Overall this is a very sweet bedtime story with lovely vibrant illustrations by Sam Williams sure to please for years to come. It’s also a great read just in time for the Easter holiday as it features an adorable white bunny that no child can resist!
If your child likes Jane Yolen’s other books then you should definitely give this one a try as well.
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Our son, who will be 9 next month, has been collecting Webkinz plush toys for a few years now. Every time we allowed him to buy a Webkinz, we bought our younger son one too even though he wasn’t old enough to play on the Webkinz website. Instead, he played with his plush pet and happily handed the code off to his older brother to use online. Now, with the arrival of the new Webkinz Jr for kids 3-6, our 5 year old can enjoy playing online too!
Gettington.com is a new online shopping site that is geared towards helping families manage their budget by providing easy payment choices. The Gettington shopping website is different from other shopping sites in that they offer you 3 different ways to pay, and they share the breakdown of those payments instantly with each item you add to your shopping bag. For example, you can make a one time payment, 3 monthly payments, or 4 monthly payments.