Winter Cutting Practice Pages

During those early years of Preschool and Kindergarten, you can’t have enough scissor skills practice! Since the weather is 15 degrees outside (15! in North Carolina!), this set of Winter Cutting Practice Pages is just perfect for my 5 year old. Winter Cutting Practice Pages This 6-page set of cutting practice pages all have a […]

The Cool Story Behind Snow – Day 16 in 365 Days of Children’s Books

Here we are on Day 16 of the 365 Days of Children’s Books series! Today’s book – The Cool Story Behind Snow – was a very apprehensive purchase.  It only received one review on Amazon (albeit 5 stars), and I’m always wary of books that don’t have a ton of reviews. However, I am beyond thrilled […]

The Josefina Story Quilt – Day 15 of 365 Days of Children’s Books

I’m so glad you’re here for Day 15 of the 365 Days of Children’s Books series! Today’s book – The Josefina Story Quilt – is a perfect book if you have a reader who is just starting to venture into chapter books. This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my disclosure policy for more details. […]

Cauliflower Soup with Cheese and Bacon

I am so excited to post this very first recipe here at Mama’s Learning Corner!  I’m in the kitchen a lot, so it only makes sense to share with you all of the recipes that I cook for my family. I hope you enjoy this new feature here at Mama’s! During the winter months, I […]

My Truck is Stuck! – Day 14 in Children’s Book Series

Welcome to Day 14 of my favorite series here at Mama’s: 365 Days of Children’s Books! I hope you’re enjoying all of the selections so far.  Keep following along with me to find a few new-to-you ideas for picture books, read alouds, chapter books, easy readers, and more! Today’s book is an oldie but goodie: […]

Alphabet Mazes

Aren’t mazes just the best?  My kids sure do seem to love them. Even better are these alphabet mazes!  My girls have had a ball working on them this week! Not only are they fun mazes, but they also give us yet another opportunity to work on phonics.  And my 5 year old needs every […]

The Secret Garden – Day 13 in 365 Days of Children’s Books Series

We’re on Day 13 of the 365 Days of Children’s Books series! While I can’t seem to stay up-to-date on the correct day (life happens!), I am having such a great time writing this series.  And from the emails you all send, I know that you love it, too! Today’s book – The Secret Garden […]

A New Coat for Anna – Day 12 in Children’s Book Series

Welcome to Day 12 of 365 Days of Children’s Books! I’m so glad you’re coming along on this book journey with me.  There are so many quality children’s books to share with you, so I hope you’re following along! Today’s book is A New Coat for Anna – a perfect book for this wintry time […]

Blank Winter Writing Pages

Winter weather is upon us here in North Carolina! Even though we’re dreaming of snow, it’s not quite cold enough to snow…yet. We’re holding out hope for a few inches of snow in late January or February. In the meantime, we’re working on lots of winter-themed activities, because learning always seems to be more fun […]

Dogs – Day 11 of 365 Days of Children’s Books

Welcome to Day 11 of my favorite new series: 365 Days of Children’s Books! You’ll find a multitude of different types of books in this series – chapter books, picture books, read alouds, and books for a variety of ages and stages. Don’t miss a day! Today’s choice, Dogs, is from a series by Usborne […]

Make Way for Ducklings – Day 10 of Children’s Books

We’ve made it to Day 10 of 365 Days of Children’s Books! Today’s book is a treat we recently discovered at our library, quite by accident. Even though we had read several other books by Robert McCloskey, I wasn’t familiar with Make Way for Ducklings until we spotted it as a ‘Librarian’s Pick’. It’s quickly become […]