How Many Easter Baskets?

March 30th, 2009|Easter|

It's always been our family's tradition for both grandparents and parents to each give Easter baskets to the grandchildren. The Easter Bunny leaves an Easter basket for each child in their home filled with surprises

22 Spring Poems for Children | Spring Poems for Young Kids

March 29th, 2009|Poems by NanasCorner, Spring Poems|

Spring Poems for children. Read Spring Poems with your children, students, or grandchildren this Spring. Spring ~ Wondrously February withdraws to warm March with a golden glow from Spring’s shining sun sent down to lead the way for April’s soothing showers soon to bring fragrant flowers and dance on May’s blossoming bounty. ~ by ~ In our Springtime Garden ~ What a lovely time of year, time of year, time of year, What a lovely time of year, in our springtime garden See the flowers swing and sway, swing and sway, swing and sway, See the flowers swing and sway, in our springtime garden. ~ Author Unknown ~

Fun Learning Videos for Children

March 27th, 2009|Reviews & Recommendations|

I recently shared with you the reaction  my daughter's nursery school students had when they watched Rock N Learn's Alphabet Exercise video. It kept the kids active and their attention for the entire video! The other

Children’s Garden Poem with Children’s Gardening Tips Directory

March 23rd, 2009|Fun Poems|

Children's Garden Poem and Projects If you are looking for an ongoing activity to do with grandchildren, why not learn a children's garden poem, My Spring Garden, and plan a child-friendly garden together! A children's

Love Poem to Loved One Serving in Armed Forces

March 20th, 2009|Love Poems|

Love poem to a husband, partner, or boyfriend serving in the armed forces expressing the loneliness and fear felt by so many loved ones of those bravely serving for freedom. When I was in college,

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Ocean County, NJ

March 18th, 2009|Fun Things to do With Grandchildren|

This happening for grandparents raising grandchildren came to my attention just today. I hope it isn't too late for grandparents raising grandchildren living in the Toms River, Ocean County, area of New Jersey... PROJECT  T.A.L.K.  PRESENTS "Grandfamilies

Ocean Fun Day – NJ Marine Science Consortium

March 16th, 2009|Crafts & Projects|

Family Fun in NJ This information was sent to me by Amanda at the New Jersey Marine Science Consortium. The NJMSC is an organization that teaches children throughout NJ about marine and environmental science. They

How to Stop a Crying Baby in Seconds

March 15th, 2009|Fun Things to do With Grandchildren|

Our new grandson will arrive on April 29! We are all excited. Since we know the sex, we want to be surprised with the name...although Emily tells us her baby brother's name is Luke. She's

4 Irish Blessings

March 15th, 2009|St. Patrick's Day|

Both sets of my mother's grandparents were born in Ireland, back in the 1850's and immigrated to America when they were very young children. Through researching my family tree, I found my grandmother's mother had

Groomsmen Gifts – What to Give?

March 12th, 2009|Crafts & Projects|

At the beginning of May, our third grandchild will be born...a boy. The new arrival will be the third for our oldest them two girls and a boy. Poppy and I also have two girls and