Review - Songs in the Shade of the Olive Tree

We’ve recently been exploring Africa here in the {KID} independent household; The animals, the people, the land, and the music. The folks from The Secret Mountain have provided the soundtrack to our new discoveries, with their storybook and CD packs, Songs from the Baobab and

Songs in the Shade of the Olive Tree

World music presents such an enriching learning opportunity for young children. Today’s new release album focuses on the music of North Africa, taking children on a musical journey across North Africa, from the Sahara Desert through the Atlas Mountains to the Mediterranean Sea.

Songs in the Shade […]

Music Review - Songs from the Baobab

I just adore African music, it has a richness to it that always seems to reach deep into my soul. Songs from the Baobab: African Lullabies and Nursery Rhymes is a book and CD set featuring 29 lullabies sung by mothers and their children in eleven languages from ten countries […]

ROAR like you mean it!

Allow me to introduce you to Mr. Lion Heart. He comes in a variety of incarnations; sometimes furry, sometimes fuzzy, sometimes curly and sometimes scruffy… and sometimes with a gold tooth, a scar and a wooden leg! He’s handmade by German label Jipi Jipi and I think he’s rad.

September 19th, 2011 | Tags: , , , , , | Category: Toys + Softies | One comment