Put Me in the Story ~ “I Love You Honey Bunny”

Ok, these books are seriously awesome. 🙂 Hands down one of the best gift ideas! I personally love giving books as gifts. Mostly because I have a book addiction but also because I believe reading to children is so very important. My kids adore books…..but this book is special because it stars a very special […]

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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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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Collection American Girl ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are one of those things that kids of ages seem to enjoy. Boys love ’em, girls love ’em….they’re just an all-round great activity for kids! We take stickers all over the place with us…to church, on long road trips, on short road trips ;), camping (they’re great for rainy days!) and of course we’ve […]

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Why Boys Need Parents!

I have one boy. He’s seven and a half. In the space of those years, he has definitely managed to keep life interesting, although I do believe I can say I’m lucky, as he hasn’t been a precocious child who managed to get into all manner of trouble. Nor has he been extraordinarily destructive. However, […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Utimate Sticker Collection: The LEGO® Batman Movie ~ GIVEAWAY!!

Who’s seen the new LEGO Batman Movie? Our oldest hasn’t seen the movie yet…but can’t wait to check it out! Lego + Batman + Movie = a fabulous way for a 10 year old boy to spend the evening! 😉 Since we haven’t had the chance to see the movie yet, we’ve had to tide […]

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Dover Publications ~ “Armed Forces Origami” ~GIVEAWAY!~

I have boys.  Three of them.  So, needless to say, there is a lot of fighting, wrestling, attacking and things being blown up around here. 😉 When this book arrived from Dover Publications my eight year old was ecstatic! He couldn’t wait to fold the night away so that he could have his own fleet of […]

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Raincoast Books – Spring Break #PlayTestShare! ~Giveaway!

Raincoast Books has unveiled this year’s Spring Break #PlayTestShare! We always enjoy testing out items for Raincoast and then letting you know what we like best! After all, these items pretty much always circle around the kids and the kids are *always* game for testing new games and books! At least that’s the norm in […]

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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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Scholastic Monday ~ I Need a Hug

Do you like hugs? I can vouch for the fact that a good hug definitely makes a tough day a little bit better…or a lot better! We have some wonderful “huggers” in our home and I’m not giving them up! 😉 Buuuuut…what if you need a hug, but you’re just a wee bit prickly…spikey….or pokey? […]

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Raincoast Books – Where to Go When! ~Giveaway!

Back when I was young and carefree, I would have been content to simply travel. Work to make enough money to buy a plane ticket and live awhile, then fly, fly, fly! I loved travelling and managed to make it through 8 countries in Europe (not including a couple I only travelled though) over the […]

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