Go Vertical with Strictly Bricks ~ GIVEAWAY!

Have you ever seen a purple & pink Cafe? Or a “J” Flower? Or, what about a 13 story parking garage with an extra wing on the 12 floor for the largest car in your collection? Well, if you haven’t, you are about to! 😉 We’ve been busy creating all kinds of unique creations, ones […]

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Raincoast Books! ~Jimmy Fallon Book Giveaway!

I’m sure a lot of you have heard of Jimmy Fallon, considering he’s a pretty well known comedian who is the host of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”. But did y’all know that he’s also the author of *two* children’s books!? I sure didn’t. But I am now in possession of them both of […]

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Personalized to a ‘T’ ~ Wonderbly

We love to read in our home. From reading aloud to the kids, to reading our own books on our own time, to writing our own stories and then reading them! It’s a great pastime and you have already guessed, but I hope to pass on the love of reading to all of our children. […]

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Drawing With Mark ~ GIVEAWAY! (3 WINNERS!)

Drawing can be a lot of fun. I remember spending hours drawing as a child and even taking drawing lessons at one point! Sadly….my artistic side hasn’t been able to get a lot practice recently, but it has been fun watching our children begin to enjoy drawing! Drawing “freehand” or from their own imaginations is […]

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Raincoast Books – A Farmgirl’s Table

You know I love cookbooks! I think the thing is that I just can’t get enough “favourite” recipes! I’ve always loved the community cookbooks where families or students submit their favourite recipes and then they’re all compiled together. You know when you pick recipes out of that kind of cookbook that you’re bound to stumble […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ My Encyclopedia of Very Important Animals ~ GIVEAWAY!

Animals are something that pretty much all kids enjoy learning about. The world of animals is so diverse, interesting, unique and exciting and there’s a wealth of knowledge to be learned in the animal kingdom. Even I continue to learn new facts about animals…and I have to admit that I find it all very fascinating […]

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Raincoast Books – Melts!

I love a grilled cheese sandwich. To me there’s nothing more of a comfort food than a toasty, crispy, cheesey grilled cheese sandwich! Add a bite of dill pickle to every bite and you have me a perfect meal. “Melts”, by Fern Green is a beautiful hard covered book with a cut out of a […]

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Outset Media Games! ~Giveaway!

Games are a great way for a family to spend time together. A great way to bond. A great way to teach your kids how to lose gracefully! Haha! We might have an issue with that in our house, so we keep playing games so that we can all lose a time or two! In […]

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My Golden Ticket ~ Wonderbly

Sitting down and reading a book is one of my favorite things to do. It’s also one of our kids’ favorite things to do – and it’s even more ‘favorite’ for them if there’s something extra special about the book they are reading! By extra special, you might have already guessed that I am talking […]

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Raincoast Books – Alchemy of Herbs!

Herbs and spices have always intrigued me. There is so much flavor to be had with more than salt and pepper! And the plants of the earth have so much goodness to give back to us! Having said this, “Alchemy of Herbs” was definitely a book I was interested in checking out!  This book is […]

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