Scholastic Monday ~ Thank You, Mr. Panda

“Thank you” is such a short phrase. Only 2 little words. It doesn’t take long to say and it seems so simple, but I’ve heard over and over again how meaningful those two words are. Despite the fact that they are “only” 2 words, they carry a wealth of meaning that can be tough to describe. […]

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Blend It…Perfectly! ~ GIVEAWAY!

The great thing about being creative is that there are no rules. It’s a time when kids can doodle, draw, build, paint and express themselves in their very own unique way. I love it when my children turn a blank paper into their own one-of-a-kind masterpiece. From a collection of circles (from my 3 year […]

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It’s Essential… ~ GIVEAWAY!

Let’s face it. I’m what some people call a “crunchy” mom. I love natural stuff, home remedies and anything that is safe for our family to use with as few (or no!) side effects as possible. One thing that I’ve been learning about and using for the past years are essential oils. I’m so glad […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ LEGO Absolutely Everything You Need to Know! ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO is one of the most popular toys in our house. I’d have to say that it’s one of the few toys that gets played with almost every day. There is one other thing that we use EVERY single day in our house too though – and that is books. I love books. I love […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ The Enormous Suitcase

Robert Munsch is a very popular author here in Canada! His stories have the reputation of being extravagant, bigger than life and full of things that make kids giggle and parents let out a groan or two (all in good fun, of course 😉 ).  The Enormous Suitcase by Robert Munsch is one of the […]

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The Magical Attic

Board books are a must if you’ve got young children in your home. First off, they won’t be able to rip them or “eat” them. Secondly, it’s a fabulous way to begin to foster a love of reading…or at the very least of turning pages. *wink* Some of the board books that I have been […]

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Veronica and the Volcano ~ GIVEAWAY!

As you’ve probably all figured out by now….us moms here at Glimpse love finding things are both fun and educational and one of those things is books! In fact, our family has filled up more bookshelves with loads of fabulous books in the past few years than I ever dreamed of. I love having our […]

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Lucy’s Lab

I have several children in our home that love to read, and I will readily admit, that I’m thrilled that they love books. To me, a love of good books is very important. The ability to sit down and spend an hour or two reading is something that I love to see our kids do […]

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Little Lady Lucy ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you have fond memories of dressing up and playing all sorts of imaginative games? I sure do! I remember that my mom even came up with some fabulous and FUN dress-up games for my birthday parties and I have plenty of photos of myself and my cousins all dressed up and ready to go […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ The Heart’s Song

Loss is a part of life. It is a hard part of life…a part of life that we often want to avoid, shy away from or ignore (if we can!). The thing is that the loss of a loved one can be very difficult. Whether it is through death or through moving on or moving away […]

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