5 Funny Snow Day School Closing Videos


Snow day!  While many of you who live in the Northern part of the US are probably very sick of the snow by now, we live for snow days that cancel school down South.  We know you seasoned winter bunnies laugh at us because it doesn’t take much to shut down the entire county.  I’ll […]

10 Rice Krispies Treats for Valentine’s Day


Looking for a different kind of sweet to make for friends and family this Valentine’s Day?  If you’re looking for an alternative to the usual cupcakes, candy, and chocolate-covered strawberries, consider making one of these sweet treats made from Rice Krispies!  They’re easy to form into the desired shapes you want and involve no cook […]

Free Valentine’s Day Word Search Printable


Along with coloring pages, my students love word searches.  I often use these for theme-related centers we do in the library and use the words to teach vocabulary skills.  I also happen to believe that puzzles like this exercise the brain a little!  This printable Valentine’s Day word search is perfect for adding in a […]

SOL REPUBLIC Punk Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Giveaway


Looking for a great gift for your special Valentine?  Do they love their music loud?  If so, look no further than the SOL REPUBLIC Punk Bluetooth Wireless Speaker. This small portable wireless speaker packs quite a sound punch and is rugged enough to handle your everyday use.  It also comes in seven beautiful colors, including […]

Free Valentine’s Day Be Mine Printable Color Page


If you have kids (or students), then color pages are a fun way to enjoy getting in a little creative time.  I don’t use them very often in my library, but usually around the holidays I give them one to put a little fun in the lesson.  They love them and constantly beg for more.  […]

Celebrate Pets with Animal Themed Movies on Netflix #StreamTeam


I’m a cat person.  There’s nothing I love more than cuddling on the couch with our cats on a cold winter day.  Clyde and Pearl keep me on my toes (literally, thanks to Clyde’s 4 AM feeding requests) and they bring so much fun and joy to our home.  When my son was old enough […]

Get Game Day Ready with LTD Commodities- Review & $50 Gift Card Giveaway


It’s almost time for football’s biggest game day and LTD Commodities has everything you need to get game day ready! If your family is like ours and you gather with other family and friends to watch the big game, then you know that the food plays a big part in making this event so special. […]