Scholastic Monday ~ Pig the Elf

It’s that time of year….when we pull the Christmas books off the shelf, start decorating for the holidays and turn on the Christmas music! Personally, I love Christmas. This year Scholastic has put out a few new titles just in time for this time of year! Pig The Elf by Aaron Blabey is a new […]

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Raincoast Books – Year One – Chronicles of the One!

If you’ve read many of my book reviews, you’ll know that I’m a pretty big Nora Roberts fan. I’ve reviewed a couple of her other books and have never been disappointed! She writes in depth books with characters you fall in love and the plots are never the same! I’m back to tell you about […]

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Raincoast Books – “Maker Dad” & “DIY Dollhouse”!

I don’t know about, but some day I wanna crack out my DIY apron and start makin’ stuff! So far, my apron is hiding somewhere, my motivation has crashed and burned and my skills are extremely rusty! However, that doesn’t stop a girl from wishing, right!? All the things I wanted to make my kids […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Lego Batman Movie the Essential Guide ~ GIVEAWAY!

The LEGO Batman movie is a favorite around here – especially with the boys! 😉 My oldest son is probably the biggest fan and has enjoyed watching the movie quite a few times, building his own re-creations of all kinds of stuff from the movie, listening to the sound track, and most recently, reading about […]

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A Treasured Gift

Are you a gift giver? I’d have to say that the older I get, the more I enjoy giving gifts to those I love. The thing is….I’m kinda picky when it comes to the gifts that I give. I am one of those people who loves to find the perfect gift for each person. My […]

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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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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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