MUSIC REVIEW: Disney Babies Lullaby

MUSIC REVIEW: Disney Babies Lullaby

[amazon_link asins=’B000001M0Z’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’f310f61e-315b-11e8-a003-c9d93f29a54e’]I’m not a Disney fan. I think their movies are way too violent and intense for little kids and (other than their music), there’s not a whole lot of redeeming quality to anything they produce (although as an adult I do enjoy their movies for myself.)…and don’t get me started on their commercialism which is […]

MUSIC REVIEW: More Songs from Bear in the Big Blue House

MUSIC REVIEW: More Songs from Bear in the Big Blue House

[amazon_link asins=’B00005V7FZ’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’7b953b72-315c-11e8-937c-ab794a9781c8′]This a really great album, along with the first cd! Fun, catchy songs…many of which are good movement songs…most of which are just fun to sing along with or dance to. Elaborate recordings make it hard to remember the words without the cd, but a lot of fun for listening to while driving in the […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Songs From Bear in the Big Blue House

MUSIC REVIEW: Songs From Bear in the Big Blue House

[amazon_link asins=’B00004WK2N’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’ca4a4f8e-315c-11e8-9227-95897d9b2740′]This is a really great album, along with the sequel: “More Bear in the Big Blue House.” Fun, catchy songs…many of which are good movement songs…most of which are just fun to sing along with or dance to. Elaborate recordings make it hard to remember the words without the cd, but a lot of fun […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Jim Gill-Jim Gill Sings Do Re Me on his Toe Leg Knee

MUSIC REVIEW: Jim Gill-Jim Gill Sings Do Re Me on his Toe Leg Knee

[amazon_link asins=’B000FKOZRE’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’4f083ee0-315d-11e8-82df-5f8591221eae’] Another great Jim Gill cd! As always…very silly, fun, catchy, and great movement songs! Check out his website at JimGill.com. And if you love Jim Gill, consider purchasing from his online store, as Jim will get more of the proceeds if you buy directly from him.

MUSIC REVIEW: Jim Gill-Jim Gill Sings the Sneezing Song and other Contagious Tunes

MUSIC REVIEW: Jim Gill-Jim Gill Sings the Sneezing Song and other Contagious Tunes

[amazon_link asins=’B000FKOZQU’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’7d4cb306-3160-11e8-909b-c92a79a0ea3b’]This is a really fun cd! Jim Gill is just hysterical and kids can’t help but laugh when listening to his music! He also has lots of great movement songs in here. Highly recommend this guy! Check out his website at JimGill.com. And if you love Jim Gill, consider purchasing from his store at http://shop.jimgill.com/ as […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Laurie Berkner-Under a Shady Tree

MUSIC REVIEW: Laurie Berkner-Under a Shady Tree

[amazon_link asins=’B01JID4HVW’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’f1d109ce-3160-11e8-bf85-15a73dc13a85′]I stumbled upon this one at the library one day. I take out kids’ music from the library all the time and at least 90% of the cds are really garbage or boring…but this one…WOW!!! This one i love soooo much that I listen to it in the car all the time, even if my […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Rachel Buchman-Hello Everybody!

MUSIC REVIEW: Rachel Buchman-Hello Everybody!

[amazon_link asins=’B00000FDCH’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’4648450b-3161-11e8-b841-8fcabe4e3983′]I like this one even better than Rachel’s other cd! This was the second Rachel Buchman cd I got, and its really fantastic for little tiny kiddos! There’s fingerplays and cute little songs that even little babies will love! Read more about Rachel here.

MUSIC REVIEW: Rachel Buchman-Sing a Song of Seasons

MUSIC REVIEW: Rachel Buchman-Sing a Song of Seasons

[amazon_link asins=’B0010VNFTG’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’9a5dfe35-3161-11e8-9700-435cb9cb245c’]I found Rachel’s cd purely by accident…I bought it on ebay thinking it was someone else’s cd (same album name, who knew?) I am SO glad I stumbled upon it!! Its just awesome!! Rachel sings very simple, child-like songs with little or no accompaniment. Usually just an acoustic guitar or maybe some unobtrusive background percussion […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Francie Dillon-The Toy Box

MUSIC REVIEW: Francie Dillon-The Toy Box

[amazon_link asins=’B000CADRY4′ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’58e1a93a-3162-11e8-a803-03ab307b767d’]This is a dear friend of mine, who is a VERY TALENTED children’s artist! I have heard Francie live on many occasions, and know her personally as a fantastic, loving, fun mother, with a bubbly, lovable personality! Her CD has fun singable songs, as well as a story that intertwines the songs…lots of fun! Please […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Paige Stroman-Lullabies to Celebrate Mother and Child

MUSIC REVIEW: Paige Stroman-Lullabies to Celebrate Mother and Child

[amazon_link asins=’B00005U1AA’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’c839891e-3162-11e8-b313-2b72e9a35f0d’]Paige found me on a websearch, emailed me and asked if I would review her lullaby album on my site if she sent me a copy of her cd…Of course I said yes! I wouldn’t pass up a free cd! Plus I really love lullaby cds! Well, let me tell you…ITS FANTASTIC!!! Paige has such […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Dragontales Soundtrack

MUSIC REVIEW: Dragontales Soundtrack

[amazon_link asins=’B00005A09V’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’41e09274-3163-11e8-b9b3-c7a402fef3ad’]We LOVE the Dragon Tales show on pbs, and have always thought the songs are awesome! This first album of Dragontale songs is just WONDERFUL! Very fun movement songs! I used to use many of these songs all the time at circle time when I ran a “Mommy & Me” program out of my home. […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Raffi-Baby Beluga

MUSIC REVIEW: Raffi-Baby Beluga

[amazon_link asins=’B0000003HD’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’c1f285c0-3163-11e8-8a61-8170f495e59a’]I used to sing the title song to Maeven all the time…and the book that goes with the song is so cute too! Raffi is one of the greatest children’s musicians of all time…and this is one of his most famous songs…you just can’t not know it!! The rest of the songs are great too! […]

MUSIC REVIEW: Kenny Loggins-Return to Pooh Corner

MUSIC REVIEW: Kenny Loggins-Return to Pooh Corner

[amazon_link asins=’B003RFQSIS’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’214af106-3164-11e8-9f16-776763511563′]I’ve had this cd a very long time & listen to it often…even before my daughter…Originally I got it because I loved the title song, plus I enjoy Kenny Loggins…luckily it turned out the entire album is fantastic! All lullabies, I have often fallen asleep to this cd. And now I sing many of these […]