Archive for the 'Kid's web sites' Category



For the Love of Cookie, it’s Season 44 on Sesame Street!

Published on September 15, 2013

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I have been saving this fun video I took at the PBS Press Tour in August so I can share it in celebration of the newest season on Sesame Street – welcome number 44! The Critter, Cookie, and I talk about cookies, family, friends, neighbors, and…self control. Noting how quickly we can point to a [...]


PBS Annual Meeting – Sultry Breezes and Saucy New Characters

Published on June 10, 2013

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I am still swooning from all the creative inspiration that I found this year at the PBS Annual Meeting. The PBS Kids VIPS were guests of PBS so that we might bring our readers more information on new AND tried and true programming on our favorite station! Very exciting this year is Mando, the new [...]


Hopping into Spring Break

Published on April 9, 2013

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As y’all know, I LOVE holidays, and Easter is my favorite – I think it’s the colors and all the cuteness. This year was a real milestone for us, as we have now started attending a church that we really like. We decided to make this shift from non practicing to practicing Christian behavior because [...]


Celebrate Summer Reading with PBSKids online & at a FUN August 7th event!

Published on July 30, 2012

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The Soar with Reading initiative is back for a second year, working to place books in the hands of kids in need and keep kids reading all summer long! With online activities and an awesome sweepstakes, PBS Kids, Barefoot Books and Jet Blue have partnered to help young imaginations SOAR! That’s not all [...]


Kicking off Summer with PBS Kids

Published on June 19, 2012

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One of the best parts about having a kidlet is having the legitimate excuse to immerse myself in kids’ stuff, to which I have admitted an addiction. I think back on summers in Gulfport Mississippi, where my parents’ office was located across the street from the very glamorous (really!) Gulfport-Harrison Library. I would spend hour [...]


Very Exciting Announcement – I’m a PBS Kids VIP!

Published on April 23, 2012

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I have been keeping some great news under my hat until I could do a proper announcement. See that little button over there to the right on my home page? I was recently asked to be A PBS Kids VIP! I have been a fervent supporter of all things PBS, and now that I have [...]


Happy Birthday Dr. Suess!

Published on March 2, 2012

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PBS KIDS will celebrate the 108th birthday of Dr. Seuss on-air, online, and on mobile. PBS stations nationwide will feature THE CAT-IN-THE-HAT-A-THON, a two-hour marathon of THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT! (check local listings). Kids will also be able to engage with the Cat and friends through games and [...]


Being Elmo is Love and Inspiration

Published on October 29, 2011

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Update March 31, 2012 – You can now see this wonderful film on PBS’s Independent Lens! Check your local listings for air time on April 5th and April 8th. Spread the love xoxo
I’m always amazed at how things in life connect. I went to the movies by myself for the first time in my [...]


Haunting Carondelet House with the HUB

Published on October 28, 2011

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It was a howling good time with the Hub Network as Moms and little goblins partied into the night. “Haunted Hub” attendees were treated to special screenings of My Little Pony, R. L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour, and a sneak preview of Clue! Carondelet House was decked out in it’s cobwebbed finest as kids created [...]


More Treats than tricks at Disney Halloween Bash

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Critter and I were so fortunate to kick off Halloween early this year with the lovely folks from Disney Family at the Disney Animation Studios. We wouldn’t miss costuming and trick or treating through a studio tour, and to check out all the cool games from Disney like Club Penguin and the new Disney Universe. [...]