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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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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Robert Rose Books “The Aromatherapy Beauty Guide” ~ GIVEAWAY!

Using natural products for my family is really important to me. If you ask my husband he may even say I am a bit obsessed about it. (He is probably right). 😉 When the chance to review The Aromatherapy Beauty Guide: Using the Science of Carrier & Essential Oils to Create Natural Personal Care Products by […]

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Celebrating our Amazing Earth! ~ DK Canada

Spring has sprung and we are super excited to get back into the outdoors! After another winter of living in the cold, frozen prairies, I have to say that it was music to my ears when I heard the all the frogs croaking out in the field behind our house again. And the “orange-tummy” birds […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Old Turtle Questions of the Heart

Kids have a lot of questions, don’t they? Lots of why’s and what would happen if….questions. Lots of questions about life and how things work. Oftentimes our own children will come to us with questions about things I’ve never thought about before, or at least not for a very long time. I love the questions […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Collection: American Girl Dress-Up ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are always popular around here. The boys love ’em (especially if they have to do with things like vehicles, Lego, Batman, etc.) and the girls love ’em (especially if they have to do with animals, dolls, horses…). It seems that stickers are extra fun though when you have some activities you can do with […]

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A Summer to Die – Lois Lowry

So in my last book review, I told you how I like a book with lots of action. But I told you that I also thoroughly enjoy other books. Well, here’s one of those other books. I’m a sucker for sad books. I’m also a sucker for young adult books. I’ve loved reading since I […]

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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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Raincoast Books – Countdown to Mecca!

I like a book that grabs my attention right away and then holds it. Well, let me tell you, this latest fiction book from Raincoast Books does that and more! I have to admit, I had never read a book by Michael Savage before, but he’s on my radar now and I’ve already added more […]

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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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