Purex Crystals Limited Edition Fabulously Fresh Review/Giveaway

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Purex has a new limited edition fabulously fresh crystals product out! I already love their crystals so I was really happy to try this one out. I like out clothes to smell fresh and want the fresh smell to last longer than a week. A lot of other products out there like this really do not last long at all. I have been using this particular crystals product on my clothes for a week and half. The clothes that I have not worn still smell nice and fresh! The scent is a light flowery scent and not overwhelming. 



These Purex Crystlas are very unique. They are a bright green color. I was surprised when I used them the first time. I am not sure why they are that color but it is awesome. It reminds me of Spring every time I do laundry. If you would like to learn where to purchase these crystals you can go to Purex. You can also enter below to win a coupon for free Purex Crystlas Limited Edition Fabulously Fresh. Two winners will each win one coupon. Good luck!



The Sparkle Egg Book Review/Giveaway

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Easter is approaching fast and this book is perfect for Easter. The Sparkle Egg is written by Jill Hardie and illustrated by Christine Kornacki. In the book a young boy named Sam is very excited that Easter is coming soon. He loves Easter but this year he feels horrible because he has lied to his parents. He did apologize and they did forgive him but he still feels like he has been a bad kid. His parents decide to make him a special Easter craft called a sparkle egg. His parents ask him to write down anything that he feels ashamed of or bad about and put it inside his sparkle egg.

On Easter morning when he opens the sparkle egg it is empty. Sam's parents explain to him that because Jesus died and rose again, we are forgiven. Like the tomb that day Sam's egg is empty and his sins and wrongdoing are forgiven. When Sam accepts his forgiveness he realizes that we can sparkle and shine with God's light  when we let God's gift of grace into our hearts. 

This book is great and my daughter enjoys it even though she is only two. She loves Jesus and we teach her a lot about him and forgiveness. This book was just the tool we needed to teach her about Easter and what it really means. I can not wait until she is older to do a sparkle egg with her. Maybe this year my husband and I will do one. I know even as an adult I still have an issue with feeling forgiven and forgiving others. 

This book is hardcover and is recommended for children ages 4 to 8. It is 32 pages long.

Author Bio:
Jill Hardie's first book, The Sparkle Box, ignited a new Christmas tradition that helps Christians center Christmas around Christ and the joy of the season. Now Jill is hoping to touch lives with a new Easter tradition, The Sparkel Egg. She lives in North Canton, Ohio.

Illustrator Bio:
Christine Kornacki also illustrated The Sparkle Box. She has a love for painting and a knack for bringing stories to life. Christine received a BFA in illustration from the University of Hartford and spends most days painting in her studio, which adjoins a charming cafe in New Haven, Connecticut.

If you would like to learn more about the book or purchase it you can do so at Ideals Books. You can also enter below to win a copy. Good luck!





Iesodo (Yay-Sa-Doe) Movie Series Review

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*Disclosure: I was provided a complimentary copy of the movie to facilitate my review. These are my opinions and experiences only. Yours may differ.*




Iesodo Faith had two episodes on it. One was Miracles are Everywhere. In this one thousands of birds are coming to meet Iesodo but they have one little problem; food is scarce. Iesodo is able to provide and surprise everyone. 
The other episode is called The Wind and the Rain. In this one the flock is on their way back to the Cypress tree when a sudden storm comes along out of nowhere. They get trapped at sea and are scared. They learn that with faith anything is possible.

Iesodo Love also had two episodes. The first one is Birds of a Feather, Fish Together. The flock is celebrating a wedding but it has become a disaster. Iesodo steps in and helps it to become a success.
The second episode is Love Your Enemies. I this one Zack, the tax collector, doe not play fairly or by the rules. Iesodo has to show the flock that treating those who are mean to you with kindness makes a big difference. 

My take on these movies:

My daughter loved them both. They are great tools to get God's message across to kids. There is tons of singing in them so the little ones are more interested and actually watch the movie. We really liked them. They would make great Easter gifts. Look for the movie in Christian retail stores near you.

Let God Movie Review

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Amelia is a young newlywed housewife in 1848. Her husband has heard there is gold in California and decides that they need to head that way to get their share and start their family there. Amelia is unsure but honors her husbands wishes and off they go. They do not let her family or his know where they are going.

On the way they are attacked and Amelia loses her husband. She buries him and gives him a funeral. She starts her journey to try to find a town. Amelia has a suitcase with a few things in it including her bible. Will it be enough to help her survive?

On her journey she comes across an Indian boy that seems to be lost just like her. They end up journeying on together and help each other survive. With faith and each other they try to survive. Will they make it or will they end up freezing in the wilderness?

My take on the movie:

The ending surprised me! I had to get that out there first. This is another movie I enjoyed because of the time it was set in. I love the old pioneer and Indian days. The movie keeps you in because you think she loses her faith and then she gets back up and tests herself again. The ending though is one you will not have seen coming. You can  purchase the movie at Christian retail stores in your area.



When Calls The Heart Lost & Found Movie Review

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Elizabeth Thatcher is a school teacher who has just accepted a new job in the town of Coal Creek. She has no idea what the town has just been through and she faces many challenges as their town school teacher. The town recently had a fatal mining accident claiming many of the town men. This left many children fatherless and women widows. When Elizabeth finds out that her father has sent a handsome mounty to watch over her she is angry but tries to prove to him she can fend for herself.

The widow women are forced to work in the mines to keep a roof over their heads and Elizabeth tries to fight it. She does as much research as she can to fight the mine owner but only fails. I do not want to give it all away so I will keep you wondering if love happens or do the women survive the work?

My take on the movie:

I absolutely enjoyed this movie. It keep me pulled in with action, drama, and some romance.I really enjoy movies that are set in older times and not so modern. The movie had great actors and actresses in it like Daniel Lissing and Erin Krakow. This is a movie I will watch over and over again.
If you would like to purchase it you can do so at Christian retail stores near you.



12 Steps to Becoming a More Organized Woman Book Review

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I am a very unorganized person and desperately need help getting more organized. When I saw this book available to review I hopped on it. I especially thought the book was awesome because it is from a Christian perspective. This edition is completely revised and updated. The author has added some things like how to use technology to save time, home office organization tips, and discussion questions for small groups or Bible study after each chapter.

My take on the book:

This book is literally 12 steps from walking daily with God to staying fit and healthy. Lane Jordan (the author) really touches every aspect of life and gives you practical tips to help organize each aspect. Each step does include bible verses the reinforce that certain step. My favorite part is the bringing home part of each step. This section gives you a reflection and a personal application. I think this helped me to apply it to my life and not just read it. If every book did this I think I may retain more of what I had read. This book has been a great help to me and I recommend it to all busy and unorganized women out there. 


About the Author:

Lane Powell Jordan is an author, national speaker, and a life coach. She was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She has her B.A. in journalism and broadcasting which she received at Georgia State University in Atlanta. You can learn more about Lane, her books and her ministry on her website Lane Jordan Ministries or on her blog Pathways To Organization. Lane can also be found on Facebook and Twitter.

You can purchase this book on Amazon and Christian Books.com.

Poplets Review/Giveaway

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I was very excited when I got the opportunity to try Poplets. I am a popcorn and corn nut lover. Poplets are the best of both. Poplets are corn kernels popped but not all the way so they do not become popcorn. Open Road Snacks provides them in three flavors. They are sea salt and butter, asiago ranch, and chile picante. I liked all of them but my favorite was the chile picante. I like spicy and it was not too spicy. Poplets make a great on the go snack. They come in 2.7 oz. bags that are easily opened. I transfer my serving to a small snack bag and take off. 



Above is what the poplets look like. I don't know how they did this but I am in love with these snacks. The best part is they are low calorie and so yummy. If you would like to learn more about them please go to Open Road Snacks. You can also enter below to win a box of Poplets. Good luck!

Gorton's Seafood Review/Giveaway/Swepstakes

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Like most moms out there I am always looking for a fast and healthy meal. Gorton's Real Solutions provides just that. They offer a wide variety of seafood products to please your family's taste buds. I was able to try out a few of their items with my family.


My daughter picked these out and I think they fit her perfectly. She loves potatoes and the breading on these tastes like yummy potatoes. She loves them and I am happy they were a win with her. She has become a picky eater lately but she will eat two of these fillets.


My husband is a fish lover and he picked the above out. He thought the seasoning would be good and he was very happy with it. These are yummy but my daughter does not like them. I loved how they had the hints of lemon in them. It was not overwhelming but enough to taste.

We also picked up some fish sandwich fillets and some simply bake salmon fillets. The salmon were for me and they were very good. They are not breaded and just go in the oven in a sealed pouch that they come in.


I love how easy the fillets are to cook and that they do not take a long time. I also noticed that most of them can be cooked at the same oven temperature so you can cook different ones at once. That worked well for us with the little one not wanting the kind we were eating.




Above are a few more flavors the fillets come in that I have not gotten to try yet. The Southwest tortilla is definitely on my list. It sounds yummy. You can see other flavors and learn more at Gorton's. You can also check out the company on FacebookTwitter, and Pinterest.

Right now Gorton's is hosting a sweepstakes that you can enter daily. It is called the Real Solutions Sweepstakes.




You can enter to win a grand prize of $2,500! There are also other prizes such as $100 grocery cards, cutting boards, and even VIP coupons. You can go enter daily at Real Solutions Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes ends April 21, 2014. Good luck!

I am also lucky enough to be hosting a giveaway for a Gorton's prize pack. You can enter below to win 2 coupons for free full size products and a cutting board. Good luck!




On The Inside Book Tour (Win $20 Amazon giftcard and signed book)

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On the InsideWhen Kristen is sentenced to seventeen years for committing a white collar crime, she’s forced to leave her husband and two sons behind.

Life in prison is a shock. She discovers that people aren’t always what they seem, love wears many faces, and friendship can make life worth living.

But as she struggles to survive on the inside, Kristen must face something even more frightening than her fellow inmates. . . herself.

On the Inside is based on true events, written from the authors own family tragedy.

Review for On The Inside.....
This book will hook you from the very first paragraph, as you meet Lakeisha, a mail scanner for a women’s prison. She reads the prisoner’s correspondence, checks it for drugs and dangerous devices, and delivers the mail.Lakeisha is drawn into the correspondence Kristen has with her husband. And in this way, the reader is also drawn into the story about life inside a correctional facility for women.  Kristen is the main character. She’s in jail for bilking her employer out of a huge sum of money. In the process, she lost the trust of her husband and children and virtually bankrupted them. They are bitter and wary of her, but she continues to send letters to her husband telling him how sorry she is. The only family member to write back is her sister-in-law, Olivia, who extends a lifeline to her with family pictures and events.We also meet a panoply of colorful characters from the flashy inmate, Lupe, to the prison psychiatrist, Megan, the warden, Laura, Kristen’s antagonist, Jess, and many others. Each person has their story, their trials, and triumphs, and you’ll find yourself rooting for all of them.

Ms. Cano expertly weaves in multiple points of view to make you understand and empathize with all of these people. Each has his or her own pain and sorrow as well as aspirations for a better future. Necessarily, some of the stories end tragically whereas others move on as best they can. But Kristen and the others learn to take happiness in small places and to accept what can’t be changed.

The story is uplifting and poignant. You won’t want to miss this. I read this in a single evening because I not just wanted to find out what happened to the characters, but I felt for them and laughed and cried and wished so much for them to be victorious in their lives.

Everything was resolved and there were no loose ends. Even though there was sadness leavened into the book, the overall message is joyful and shows the power of love, devotion, and forgiveness. You won’t be disappointed with this wonderful story. ~ Clare Chu


My Take On The Book:

I was drawn in from the books description and it lived up to what I expected plus some. There are parts of the book that I did not see coming and that kept me hooked and wanting to read more. I especially like the way the characters meshed together. It was like reading two stories in one. You get to know about Lakeisha and her life in the prison mail room as a mail scanner and then you meet Kristen who is a prisoner. In prison for a white collar crime and serving her time she meets a lot of friends and some enemies while in prison. The author brings in quite a few characters such as the psychiatrist Megan and a fellow inmate Lupe. They all play a role in each others lives and you will never guess how the story ends. I loved the book and would reread it.

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About the Author
Kim Cano debut novel was A Widow Redefined, which tells the story of a young woman's journey through grief and the transformational power of friendship

Kim has also written two animal books: For Animal Lovers, a short story collection for kids ages 9 to 12 (also appeals to adult readers who are young at heart) 10% of the sale price is donated to the ASPCA® to help homeless pets.

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My Story Noah & My Story Daniel Review/Giveaway

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*Disclosure: I am a Tommy Nelson Mommy and was provided complimentary books to facilitate my review. These are my experiences and opinions yours may differ.*


In the past I reviewed and gave away two stories that were similar to these two I will be reviewing now. These two are called My Story Daniel and My Story Noah.



My Story Daniel tells the story of Daniel and he was thrown to the lions. Darius was ruler and some of his men tricked him into making a law that no one could pray unless they were praying to Darius. Daniel had a prayer ritual and prayed three times a day to God. These men knew this and followed him home one day. They arrested him and threw him in with the lions. Daniel did not know what to do but pray. 
Darius was upset and did not sleep at all that night. Daniel prayed and God answered hid prayers. The lions slept and Daniel lived. The story is told in a way that kids will enjoy it.


My story Noah tells the story of Noah and his ark. God told Noah one day to build an ark because it would flood. He tried to get help but no one believed him. He got his ark built and took his family and two of every living thing into it. It rained forty days and nights. God cleaned the Earth of anything that was not on Noah's ark. Noah and his family had to wait until it stopped to get out. They found land and had to rebuild everything. 

These books are both really fun books for kids to read. The part Christine likes the most are the sticker journals in the back. There are stickers of the characters and  place to put them. She has a lot of fun with that. You can take a look at these books at My Story Daniel Flipbook and My Story Noah. You can also enter below to win your own copies of the books. Good luck!!

12 Little Blessings book Review/Giveaway

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Really Wooly 12 Little Blessings is a learning to count book. It starts at 12 and counts down to one. Each number has a bible verse to go with what it is talking about. Each one also has a little prayer at the end. Christine enjoyed this book because it uses animals in the illustrations. She enjoyed looking at the cute little animals and counting with them. It is written in a way that you could sing-song it. She really likes that. I have realized that when we sing she remembers things better.

I think this book gives kids the message that God's blessings are everywhere. Sometimes we need to slow down and look at them and enjoy them. We really like this little book. If you want to take a look at it you can go to 12 Little Blessings Flipbook. You can also enter below to win your own copy. Good luck!!


I Will Trust God (kids movie) Review/Giveaway

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Hermie and his friends are at it again. I Will Trust God has two episodes on it that both teach young kids to trust in Jesus no matter what. The first episode is Hermie and the High Seas. Hermie is told by God to build a boat during a drought. Hermie tries to ask his friends in the garden for help but everyone thinks he is crazy. This episode is like Noah in the Bible. Hermie goes through the same things as Noah does. I don't want to spoil it but if you know Noah then you know what happens. It is a cute little episode.

The second episode is called Who is in Charge Anyway? Freddie the flea is having a hard time accepting who he is. He learns that God has given him special gifts and talents and that everyone was given different ones. He learns to accept himself no matter what other people think of him or say about him. God does not make mistakes and nobody was made by accident. This one had a great lesson behind it. 

We really enjoyed both episodes. Christine loves the little bugs in these movies. You can learn more about the movie or purchase it at I Will Trust God. You can also enter below to win a copy. Good luck!


Dial Deep Cleansing Hand Soap Review/Giveaway

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*Disclosure: I am a Purex Insider and was provided complimentary product to facilitate my review. These are my own opinions and experiences. Yours may differ.*




We go through a lot of handsoap in my house and one of my favorite brands is Dial. As a Purex blogger I was sent water blossoms and yellow raspberry & black sugar Dial Deep Cleansing Hand soaps. I had to go pick up the third scent (coconut lemon verbena) because I am loving these soaps. We have one in each bathroom and one in the kitchen. We have two bathrooms so that is why we go through so much hand soap.

These soaps have little beads in them that scrub and moisturize your hands when you use them. I have only been using this soap to wash my hands for a week and have noticed how moisturized my hands are. Usually soaps dry my hands out because I wash them so much. My favorite scent is the yellow raspberry & black sugar but all of them are really good scents. 

The bottles the soap come in are new and very pretty. They add a little style to the bathroom or wherever you will use them. The colors are vibrant and the bottle has been redesigned. 



I am in love with these soaps. If you would lie to learn more about them please go to Dial Hand Soaps. You can enter below to win free soap! There will be two winners of two coupons each. Good luck!!

Nathan's Famous Snacks Giveaway

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Nathan's Snacks  came about in 1916. They were made by two Polish immigrants who put their $300 life savings into a frankfurter and french fry stand on Coney Island. The french fries they served are now these snacks. You can satisfy your fry craving on the go.

The crunchy crinkle fries come in honey mustard, cheddar cheese, and bacon and cheddar.

(Picture is not mine. I wasn't able to get one sorry.They were gone too fast.)

As you can see by the bag picture the fries look like your average crinkle cut fries. They are crispy and crunchy and yummy too! I like the cheddar cheese but I am not a huge honey mustard fan. These are great afternoon snacks. I did have a hard time finding them but finally used their website to locate (not sure why I didnt think of that at first) and found them at Rite Aid. We all enjoyed them. If you would like to find out where they are sold near you please go to Find snacks. If you would like to wait you can enter my giveaway below. One winner will win 5 coupons for free snacks! Good luck!


A Prison of Lies Book tour (win a signed copy of the book)

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Almost without his notice, Tom had slipped from childhood through adolescence and then into young adulthood woefully unprepared for that transition. Both his childhood and his adolescence had been hells of isolation and rejection. And there had been no emotional support at home either. His only tranquility had been the wilderness, to which he escaped whenever possible.

But this is only the set up for the real hell which was to follow, coming in the guise of a beautiful and seemingly innocent young women named Mary. Schooled in etiquette, God, and discipline, she was equally skillful at secrecy and pretense. And unable to see behind her subtle facades, Tom mistakes her demure reserve for shyness and under that illusion, he tumbles into a deep, undying love, into which inexorably pour all of his pent up needs and desires. The delusion is only broken when Mary suddenly reveals a cold indifference to his emotions. Then upon dispatching him with sudden sly cruelty and consummate betrayal, she immediately vanishes behind a veil of silence.

In this explosive coming of age story we are taken down the rabbit hole of unrequited love and rejection, where in the depths of despair, Tom must wrestle with the devil of his darkest emotions and deny that devil his every temptation to commit heinous acts of evil. There is no rape or murder beyond the wild imaginings of Tom, who in the aftermath of Mary's brutality, goes completely psycho, in this nightmarish book of tragic love. In fact, it is almost miraculous that those atrocities do not happen, given the intensity of Tom's rage.

In witnessing Tom's struggle, however, we are brought to a better understanding of human sexuality, how people can be driven to violence, and why people sometimes die by suicide. As Tom makes a slow and arduous climb out of his abyss, we learn how to survive heartbreak and emotional abuse. Launching into psychotherapy, he begins the process of peeling back the onion to find his hidden demons. During this painful process he struggles with an inability to forgive himself for becoming a victim, and in equal part, an inability to forgive the ghost of Mary, for her profound cruelty and dishonesty. But with the scepter of suicide ever lurking, it becomes increasingly clear how much his very survival depends on his letting go of his anger and letting go of the past.

You may prefer to skip the foreword (written by and intended for professional therapists) and advance to the beginning of the story, which holds some of the books first cryptic poems that hint of lost love. They are descriptive of the struggle to come.

In order to come to terms with what has befallen him, Tom must first confront the reality of what had happened and thereby break the spell. To do this he must deeply examine every nuance and motivation of the personalities involved. Ultimately his quest for serenity will bring him to truths about human nature that are so simple and fundamental, they are perhaps universally understood by every fully formed adult. But to Tom's inner child, these truths have been consistently denied and unacknowledged.

A Prison of Lies is an unblinking look at the emotional development of a pathological mind. At times it is frightening and disturbing but it is also heroic and enlightening. It offers perhaps a unique Rosetta Stone for understanding many outcomes of mental illness with a clarity that can only be told by someone who has made that passage.

A Prison of Lies is a new kind of book on mental illness. Unlike many fictions which only use mental illness as a device to drive the plot, A Prison of lies plunges into the heart of the illness and keeps its focus there. And unlike nonfiction books on the topic, which tend to be dry and clinical, this book is a gripping read.
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About the Author
As this fiction is inspired by his own struggle with mental illness, Robert Thomas Doran is grateful to god for helping him recover from mental illness. Today he lives in Pennsylvania with his wife of fifteen years. A Prison of Lies was written as an act of faith and with the hope of helping others afflicted with mental illness.

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"A Prison of Lies is a powerful and eye opening novel. In reading it, I was compelled to imagine myself and my loved ones in Thomas Doran's shoes. It was painful to experience his struggle to break free of the demons that engulfed him, and to witness that inner war, much of which was fought without any outside system of support. Having read this book, I hope to be more aware of my own words and actions. We are often unaware of how deeply our words and actions are impacting others. Definitely a good read for the soul." - Cheryl Snoha 

"Robert Doran has painted a gripping, detailed mural of the progression of mental health illness. He depicts a torn canvas of a damaged youth, the downward spiral that ended in a nervous breakdown during his early adulthood, and his courageous yet painstaking road to recovery. The dark world Doran portrays within the mind of the protagonist and about mental health illness will introduce people to ways of thinking that are rarely spoken of out loud. Moreover, the book promises the idea that such problems can be overcome." - Chad Coren, PsyD

"I would recommend this book for anyone who has a loved one suffering from mental illness who would like to know what is going on. I would also hope that it could be offered to young people. If I had read this book at 18 I might have known what the signs were and had a better idea of how to offer help. I would have been better prepared for life and been of more use to people who were dear to me." - Robert C. La Mont


My take on the book:

I enjoyed this book very much. It was another that once I got into it I did not want to put it down. I got it done in a few days. It is hard to read with a needy two year old around so I stay up late. Anyways, I really enjoyed the way that Tom wrote the book and did not hold back. He lets you into his mind and lets you know what he was thinking at certain points in the book. His life with mental illness was very familiar to me. I have struggled myself with some depression. Although Tom's case was different than mine I did feel for him as I was reading his story. There is the saying that love hurts and in his case it was too true. One person can bring out things that can ruin you for a long time. His journey was fun and at times sad to read. It is book that I could definitely read again.




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Miss Humblebee's Academy Review/Giveaway

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My daughter is at the age when she is curious and learning new things daily. When I was contacted by Miss Humblebee's Academy I was excited to try it out with my daughter.

The website is a virtual learning academy to prepare kids for kindergarten. It has interactive lessons in the subjects of: math, science & social studies, art, music, and reading. Christine loves to color so she really enjoys the activities with colors and the coloring pages.

When you first log in you can customize your child's avatar.


You can choose a male or female and then dress and put hair on them. This will be your child's character in the academy. After you have done that you get to start learning!

There are two ways to pick lessons. You can click on the whiteboard and it will take you through one lesson at a time in no particular order. The second way is on the menu at the bottom. You can click on choose a lesson and pick one that your child would like to do.



The below pictures are Christine learning her bone names. She enjoyed it as you can see.



I have a touchscreen computer so this program works great for my daughter. She does not quite get the mouse but she knows if she touches the screen it responds to her. She has a lot of fun doing the activities and singing along with the songs. 

As your child progresses in the lessons you will earn coins and puzzle pieces. These are to buy items in the store to put in your aquarium. This is just some added fun for the kids. There is also the puzzle room and art room. You can print out coloring pages from these rooms. The music room has great songs that I have not heard in a long time. Nursery rhymes I remember from being a kid. So glad I get to teach them to my daughter.

Each week the website will send you a progress report. This report lets you know how your child is doing and what they have been doing. This is helpful for parents to know where their child needs work. There is a lot to this site and I did not want to make my post too long so I may have left some areas out. Please check the site out for yourself at Miss Humblee Academy. You can subscribe for $12.95/month per child or $129/year per child.

I am lucky enough that I will be doing a giveaway for a free year's subscription! You can enter below. Good luck!