Let’s Get Gardening!

Ahhh…summer. I’m so glad you’re almost here! Today it even felt like summer outside so you can be sure that we enjoyed and soaked in every ounce of “summer” that we could find today! In fact, we were soaking in the sun mostly while we were planting the garden. I love summer….but I also love gardening! This […]

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Sir Kaye the Boy Knight

Superheroes can often play an important part in a child’s life…especially in young boys. I know that our son enjoys superheroes and he likely knows more about them than I do! 🙂 The thing about superheroes is that they have the ability to influence and shape a child’s morals. That’s a pretty important job if […]

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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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DK Canada ~ Horses and Ponies Ultimate Sticker Book ~ GIVEAWAY!

Are there any horse or pony fans in your house? In most families there’s at least one child or family member who loves horses…and that is true in our family too! In fact, there’s a few of us that really enjoy horses and two of them are our two oldest girls. Horses are a fascinating […]

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Raincoast Books – Mother’s Day! ~Giveaway!

Shhhhh! I’m about to tell you something you might not have realized! Mother’s Day is this Sunday! The 14th. Five days from now! Yeah, I know you forgot, but here’s your chance to set a reminder in your phone to call your Mom on Sunday! Ah….Mother’s. All of us have one. Some of us are […]

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Sky Pony Press “Lizzie and Lou Seal” ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you love to snuggle up with your little ones to read?  Do you have kids that enjoy sitting and reading or looking at pictures in books?  I have a house full of kids that adore books (well, maybe not a house full but four of them!) 😉  We have really enjoyed this cute and […]

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Raincoast Books – Signal!

And I’m baaaaack! With another thriller novel from another author that is new to me! You guys….I just have to say – if half the stuff some of these authors come up with in their novels were to come true – this world would be a scary place! They sure do come up with some […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Airplanes and Other Flying Machines Ultimate Sticker Collection ~ GIVEAWAY!

Airplanes are fascinating machines! I grew up with a Dad who owned and flew an airplane and loved every minute of my time in that little 2 seater plane! I have fond memories of flying across the prairies pretending that the fields were giant quilts and that the all the houses and little people down […]

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Raincoast Books – The Weekenders!

I love to read. And as such, I often have favourite authors and get stuck in a rut reading all of their books and not branching out to other authors. I do find e-books help on that front – as I see other authors featured when I log into the library system. However, I’m always […]

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Raincoast Books – Spring-y Kids Books! ~Giveaway!

Yesterday morning I opened my blinds and thought, “Well, hello Spring!” An inch of snow on the ground and more coming will do that to you! Haha! Ah yes, Springtime in Saskatchewan – you just never know whether it will be +15 or 0 or -5! So to cheer our spirits and bring spring a […]

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