Children’s Books

Baby Penguins giveaway

Baby Penguins Love their Mama is a delightful look at a very busy mama of a large family of adorable grey and white penguins. And wow, is she busy! There’s always so much to do! […]



A mix-match of bright colors and simple people and animal figures (sometimes, even aliens!) outlined in black placed in stories about joy, acceptance, and love= Todd Parr. His style is immediately recognizable, and children are […]


American Girl - Bitty Baby

A newly expanded and enhanced Bitty Baby doll line is due to arrive in American Girl stores on August 27, 2013. Get ready for more baby dolls and more adorable outfits and accessories… This month, […]

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Lesley, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, shares her insights on The Case of the Secret Valentine by Rod Van Wyngarden. We were compensated, but all opinions remain her own. I am so excited to share […]


5 Minutes for Books staff reviewer Dawn reviews this new picture book. She received a copy for review purposes and was compensated for writing it, but her opinions are her own. In her bedroom, Zoe […]


Post image for Create A Musical Storytime with Singalong Storybook “One Little Owl” (Giveaway)

Children are born musicians. They naturally want to create sounds and rhythm and they will instinctively bounce to a beat or calm to a soothing lullaby. Our role as parents is to nurture their gifts […]


As a busy mom, few things make me happier than finding a bit of alone time in my schedule. Like many moms, one of my favorite places to go sneak in some “me” time is […]


I am a deal seeker junkie. I will be the first to admit it. In fact, I probably aggravate my friends to death, because they are always telling me about a “great deal” they got […]


My kids grew up reading Horrid Henry books. Those and Junie B Jones were some of our favorite reading books growing up. We would visit the library, pretty much bring home every book we could […]

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Here we are just about 12 days away from Christmas and I am scrambling to finish my shopping! I am honestly freaking out because I have waited so long to get any done. I am […]