Celebrate Canada’s 150th with Limeapple!

This year is a HUGE birthday – It’s Canada’s birthday!!! We celebrate Canada’s birthday every year….but this year is extra special because it is our country’s 150th birthday!! I am thrilled about being able to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday and so is Limeapple! Limeapple is one of our favorite Canadian companies and they’re gearing up […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Our Song, The Story of O Canada

‘O Canada.’ The song of our country…the song of our nation. This is a song that is forever embedded in me….and I hope it will be a song that our children will proudly know and sing as well. After all, our country is amazing, and our national anthem is a great picture of what Canada […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Flags Around the World – Ultimate Sticker Book (GIVEAWAY!)

I’m the kind of mom who likes to keep the learning happening all summer long. I believe that learning is a natural, normal part of life…and we shouldn’t have to take a break from it. 🙂 One of our favorite ways to make learning fun and encourage our kids to learn something new is with […]

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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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