Christmas Tree I Spy


Christmas Tree I Spy is our favorite after-dinner December game. It's exactly what it sounds like -- an I Spy game with Christmas tree ornaments. Christmas Tree I Spy You play the same way you play the traditional I Spy. Get two or more people. One person spies an ornament for the others to find. If it's your turn to spy, you say: "I spy something … [Read more...]

Personal Finance Lesson Plan Contest

personal finance lesson plan contest

Calling all teachers: H&R Block Dollars & Sense and WeAreTeachers wants your best lesson plans about personal finance -- lessons that show your students how to increase their financial fitness. Personal Finance Lesson Plan Contest 1. Submit your personal finance lesson plan at the WeAreTeachers website here by December 11, 2013. 2. A panel of teachers, teens and … [Read more...]

Santa Barbara Bacara Resort and Spa Sweepstakes

Pamper Yourself Sweepstakes

If you thought our last giveaway was as good as it gets, we're excited to announce one of the BIGGEST GIVEAWAYS  ever! We want to say THANK YOU to our fabulous Pinterest followers and we can't think of a better way than this! † ...we're talking, worth more than $5,000 in prizes kind of big!! †Are you excited out of your mind yet? GREAT!- we want you to lose your mind, jump … [Read more...]

Win a Year Subscription to ABC Mouse

ABC Mouse sweepstakes - 10 winners

You've probably heard of, a pre-school through kindergarten learning site of 3,000 learning activities and 450+ lessons. The site's curriculum includes reading, science, math, art & colors, and music. Well, they've offered to give 10 lucky Imagination Soup readers a full year subscription to the site valued at $79.00! Common Sense Media writes, "This … [Read more...]

DIY a Cryoow! Doll for Play and Stories

Cryoow! doll story and giveaway

Cryoow! dolls start with a child’s 2D drawing, transforming it into a jaw-dropping, super-awesome hand-crafted 3D doll. It's so cool. Make a Cryoow! Doll To make a doll, your child draws a picture more than 4 inches tall. We recommend using the game Pick and Draw which taught us so many fun ways to draw faces. Draw your person -- my eight year old daughter drew herself. … [Read more...]

Cozi Back to School Organization App and Sweepstakes

Cozi Family Calendar

Cozi, a TODAY Show ‘must-have app’ is giving away a Kindle Fire HD! Join me in using Cozi to organize your family calendar, shopping lists, and to-dos. It's the perfect app for families juggling new routines, school events, and after-school activities. Plus, it's accessible from your computer, mobile phone, or tablet. You just use one email for your entire family that … [Read more...]

Soar with Reading End of Summer Giveaway

Jet Blue Giveaway

You all know that reading is one of our favorite activities in our home. We are blessed with the opportunity to enjoy many fabulous books. One of my greatest passions is to instill a love of reading in kids. While our family is able to enjoy many books, some families are not so fortunate. In low-income neighborhoods, there is an average of one book for every three hundred kids! … [Read more...]

NEW LEGO® Education Kit Get Kids Writing

Lego Writing Kit

I'm so excited to tell you about this today - it's StoryStarter, a new LEGO Education kit to get kids imagining, working together, creating stories, and publishing. Like you, I'm always trying to find new ways to entice kids (mine included) to write. Which is why the LEGO® Education StoryStarter kits make me do a happy dance. Of course, I wish I could give you each one to … [Read more...]