Tis the season to be jolly with Frecklebox. December is just around the corner, and we have a fresh new inventory of personalized holiday gifts and stocking stuffers perfect for the special kid in your life. Picturesque Placemats Penguins, gators and polar bears, oh my! Make every meal a holiday with personalized placemats featuring a variety of winter scenes.… Continue reading Deck the Halls With Personalized Holiday Gifts
Waiting for “Superman” Trailer Documentaries about education don’t often make a big splash at the box office, but the media buzz around the new documentary Waiting for “Superman” has been building steadily over the past few months. The film, directed by Academy Award-winning director David Guggenheim (An Inconvenient Truth), focuses on the United States’ failing public education… Continue reading Waiting for “Superman” — What’s Your Take?
If you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, you probably have a to-do list a mile long with grocery shopping, cleaning and cooking. Cross off a few items on your list by letting your kids help with the cooking. They will probably like being involved in the preparation of the big holiday meal, and you… Continue reading Easy Thanksgiving Recipes Kids Can Make
Thanksgiving will be here next week, and while preparing for the holiday, it’s a good opportunity to encourage children to take time and reflect on all the people and things for which they are thankful, from their friends and teachers to pumpkin pie and picture books. Try one of these fun and creative “I’m Thankful… Continue reading “I’m Thankful For…” Thanksgiving Activities
Children’s Books About Adoption for National Adoption Month November is National Adoption Month focusing on a different theme every year to raise awareness about the need for adoptive families in the United States. 2010’s theme is “You don’t have to be perfect to be a perfect parent” and aims to recruit and retain parents for the 115,000 foster children… Continue reading Children’s Books About Adoption for National Adoption Month