Award-Winning ABCmouse!

Learning is one of the most important aspects in life. We should never stop learning, and it’s even better if we are able to love and enjoy learning! The process of beginning to fall in love with learning starts early on. I see it in my babies….they fall down, but they always get back up. […]

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Plug-in and Protect!

The Internet. It’s world of good and it can also be a world of evil. It’s one of those things that families (and especially kids/teens) need to learn about and explore, yet it is also one of those things that families, kids and teens need protection from! I feel very strongly that it is our […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Blackflies!

Spring is here and with the arrival of a week of REALLY nice weather, the bug-world has woken up. Oh bugs….there are some that I can live with, and some that I could most definitely live without! A few of those include blackflies, mosquitoes and wood ticks. Right now we’re spending our days checking for […]

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Saving Our Planet ~ One Snack Bag or Straw at a Time! ~ GIVEAWAY!

There’s a whole lot of disposable things in our world today…wouldn’t you agree? People tend to throw out all kinds of disposable items including things such as styrofoam plates, plastic cups, all shapes and sizes of plastic bags, diapers, drinking straws, paper towels, and the list goes on. In some ways, our world has become very, […]

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Meet Edison

We’ve got a new friend in our home. He’s kinda small, doesn’t really talk back (but could sing you a tune!), and does whatever you tell him to do (except he probably won’t clean your bedroom for you. *wink*). Meet Edison – the affordable, LEGO compatible and programmable robot that will make learning about programming […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Nexo Knights Factivity Fun ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO is one of the most popular toys out there and most recently our son has been really interested in the world of LEGO Nexo Knights! This is a total boy-world…full of epic quests, foes, exciting magical lands and of course all of the LEGO Nexo Knights. DK Canada has come out with a new […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Scratch Challenge ~ GIVEAWAY!

I’ve heard it said quite a few times in the past year or two that computer programming is the language of the future. With the way that the technological world is progressing I wouldn’t be surprised if they are correct! This past year I’ve encouraged our oldest to spend some time beginning to learn about […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Happy Dreamer ~ GIVEAWAY! (3 Winners!)

Do you have any dreamers in your house? I’ll admit that oftentimes….I’m still a dreamer. 😉 The dreams I dream about these days are different from the ones I used to dream when I was younger, but they’re still dreams and they still bring out the creative side and get me excited about the possibilities. […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ The Big Book of Trains ~ GIVEAWAY!

A train ride is one of the things on the list of ‘things to do together as a family!’ It’s especially high up on the list for the boys….though I’m pretty sure the girls would all enjoy a train ride as well! I myself have, in fact, never been on a train before…so I think […]

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Touch-and-Trace Learning Fun ~ GIVEAWAY! (5 Winners!)

From the time a child is born they are learning…whether that is learning to roll over, learning to their shapes or learning physics…learning is an important part of our lives no matter what age we are! In the past month, we’ve been enjoying some new books for the youngest learners in our homes. Little Groovers […]

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