Long Beach Comic Expo Wrap-Up

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This past weekend, we took a trip to the Long Beach Comic Expo and had a chance to see some incredible cosplayers, artists, and collectibles. If you weren’t able to join us while we live tweeted the event, then you’ll love this recap of our favorite highlights!

Pin to Win Contest: The Renaissance

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It’s time for another Pin to Win Contest! This month, we’re shifting the spotlight to one of the most interesting periods in history, the Renaissance. Spring is creeping closer which means that Renfair season is not far behind…

Free Read Across America Day Printables

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Happy Read Across America Day everyone! Every year, we’re so happy to see how this celebration is growing and how more people are getting involved whether they are volunteering at a school, donating books, or spending the day at the library…

Sunday Funday: Seussical the Musical

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With Read Across America Day coming up, we just couldn’t get Dr. Seuss off of our minds. Coincidentally enough, we ran across a local family event in Redondo Beach for a show called Seussical the Musical…

Read Across America Party Activities (Plus Free Printable)

In preparation for Read Across America Day, we wanted to give you some ideas for games and activities that you can do if you’re planning a party. Other than reading, we wanted to come up with some ideas that are both fun and educational. As a result, we’ve come up with a list of fun games and activities that are easy for educators and parents to coordinate but fun enough for any child…

What to Wear: Read Across America Day + Secret Coupon Code

One of the most exciting days of the school year is almost here! Read Across America Day is March 2nd and teachers and students will get together in honor of one of the most influential children’s book authors of all…

Sunday Funday: Long Beach Comic Expo

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We had so much fun on our last cosplay adventure that we couldn’t wait to do it again. Luckily for us, we just heard about the annual Long Beach Comic Expo which is scheduled to return at the end of this month…

Couple’s Costume Party Themes for Valentine’s Day

For couples who love to love, Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to celebrate with friends and relatives. Over at PureCostumes.com, we not only love to celebrate, but we love a good reason to get dressed up as well…

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What to Wear: American History Presentations

American history is a popular subject during the month of February thanks to President’s Day. In fact, my son just had a presentation on Abraham Lincoln the other day…

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Free Zombie Valentine’s Day Party Printables

Although it is Mardi Gras season, let’s not forget about an equally important holiday, Valentine’s Day. If you’ll remember, last year we shared with you some ideas on how to host a “Love is Dead” zombie-themed Valentine’s Day party…

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