Scholastic Monday ~ Picture the Sky

The sky is one of my favorite parts of living on the Canadian prairies. The sky is ever-changing, amazing, and fascinating! Barbara Reid is a fabulous Canadian author who has written a new title that features our sky! Picture the Sky by Barbara Reid is perfect for children around the ages of 3-8 years old. […]

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ForEverly Yours and ForEverly Amazing! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Clothing is something we all need. From the little wee ones right on up to us grown-ups. But not all clothing is created equal. I bet we can all vouch for the fact that some clothing is just WAY more comfy and better quality than other clothing….and these are usually the items that are our […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Pick Me up Puppy ~ GIVEAWAY!

Puppies are one of those animals that are loved by almost everyone…and if you don’t love puppies that run around the yard, most of us still think they’re pretty cute in a picture book. *wink* We’re that kind of family…mostly. There are a few kids that beg for a puppy of our own every once […]

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Memories We Made ~ Calgary Zoo

A while back, I shared about our excitement about an upcoming visit to the Calgary Zoo this summer! Well….the much anticipated visit has come and gone and it’s time for us to share with you some of our real life adventures and experiences from the Calgary Zoo…. From the moment we stepped foot into the […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Sew Mini Animals

It’s no secret in our home that there is one of us who loves animals more than the anyone else. It doesn’t even matter what kind of animal…any stuffed animal and any real animal (perhaps with a few exceptions such as wasps! *wink*) This is our middle daughter…and we love that she loves animals so […]

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Making Memories Last ~ GIVEAWAY!

One of my favorite things to do is sit down and look through old photo albums and, in a sense, relive some of those memories. It’s extra fun now to do this with our own kids and to laugh and talk about the memories that have been made. Perhaps this is also the reason why […]

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The One Stop Party Shop!

Birthdays are an exciting part of life – especially when you are young! I wouldn’t say that they are quite as exciting when you get older. *wink* But really, regardless of your age, it is fabulous if you can enjoy and create fabulous memories from each and every birthday that comes. Recently, we received an amazing […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ancient Rome ~ GIVEAWAY!

Ancient Rome…one of those mysterious, intriguing cultures! I used to love history and it was my favorite subject in school…but then life got busier and there wasn’t as much time to read books as I had before. However, now my own kids are learning history, and I get to be a part of it too! […]

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Stick it to Em’ & Lettering!

Kids aren’t the only ones who get to enjoy things such as stickers, coloring and creativity. Life as a mom is busy, but sometimes I remember those days when I had time to sit down, color, do stickers and just enjoy the chance to be creative. 🙂 I recently received a few books that give […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Plankton is Pushy

Today it is time for us to introduce: Plankton and Mussel. 🙂 Do they sound like some friends that your kids would like to meet? Well, Scholastic Canada is where Plankton and Mussel come from…in the form of a great story written by Jonathan Fenske. Plankton is Pushy by Jonathan Fenske is one of those […]

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