Scholastic Monday ~ Pig the Elf

It’s that time of year….when we pull the Christmas books off the shelf, start decorating for the holidays and turn on the Christmas music! Personally, I love Christmas. This year Scholastic has put out a few new titles just in time for this time of year! Pig The Elf by Aaron Blabey is a new […]

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Change What you Chew with PUR! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Gum was one of my favorite “treats” when I was a teen and young adult. In fact, it was my favorite…right on up to the day that I realized how much sugar, coloring and other unhealthy ingredients were in it. After that I just couldn’t enjoy it as much as I had before, so the […]

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Raincoast Books – Year One – Chronicles of the One!

If you’ve read many of my book reviews, you’ll know that I’m a pretty big Nora Roberts fan. I’ve reviewed a couple of her other books and have never been disappointed! She writes in depth books with characters you fall in love and the plots are never the same! I’m back to tell you about […]

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The Gift of a Great Night’s Sleep! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Sleep. In the past 11 years as a mom, I’ve missed a lot of sleep. I’ve come to realize that this is just normal…it’s all a part of being a mom, and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. However…I also will admit that having a great night’s sleep does sound like a fabulous gift that […]

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Raincoast Books – “Maker Dad” & “DIY Dollhouse”!

I don’t know about, but some day I wanna crack out my DIY apron and start makin’ stuff! So far, my apron is hiding somewhere, my motivation has crashed and burned and my skills are extremely rusty! However, that doesn’t stop a girl from wishing, right!? All the things I wanted to make my kids […]

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Zazubean Chocolate! ~Giveaway

My appreciation for chocolate has increased in the last few years. I was never a big fan of it when I was younger – mainly because all I ever had was the cheap chocolate. You know, like chocolate Easter bunnies, chocolate Easter eggs, Aero bars (those were my favourite) and such like. It really probably […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Lego Batman Movie the Essential Guide ~ GIVEAWAY!

The LEGO Batman movie is a favorite around here – especially with the boys! 😉 My oldest son is probably the biggest fan and has enjoyed watching the movie quite a few times, building his own re-creations of all kinds of stuff from the movie, listening to the sound track, and most recently, reading about […]

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A Treasured Gift

Are you a gift giver? I’d have to say that the older I get, the more I enjoy giving gifts to those I love. The thing is….I’m kinda picky when it comes to the gifts that I give. I am one of those people who loves to find the perfect gift for each person. My […]

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Chatty Charlie ~ GIVEAWAY!

Dogs are known as man’s best friend….and in many cases, I believe that they can be wonderful companions. I have one daughter in particular who dreams of dogs a lot. This includes the dream of having her very own dog. Unfortunately, since we live in town, have another child with allergies to animals and would […]

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Step Up With bblüv ~ GIVEAWAY!

There are a few things in our home that we use almost every single day. I’m not talking about the obvious things…like beds, dishes, or telephones. One item that is probably taken for granted a lot, yet is definitely used every day in our home, is a stool. Yep….a stool. I think any mom of […]

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