Raincoast Books – Marvel Universe Crochet! ~Giveaway!

Quite a few years ago now, I taught myself to crochet via YouTube videos. The picture instructions just didn’t cut it for me, apparently I was more visual than that! Haha! Long live YouTube! Since then, I’ve enjoyed creating different things; mug cozies, baby blankets, scarves and cowls, etc. And I always have way too […]

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Raincoast – Cut Flower Garden!

I’ve always loved flowers. Everything from the colourful petunia, to the lovely peony, to the exotic colombine. We took produce to a farmers’ market for a couple years and one thing I would loved to have taken was bouquets of flowers grown on my farm. However, we were having kids at that point and life […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Make Your Own Soap!

I remember just loving “crafty stuff” when I was a kid! Knitting, sewing, drawing, fabric paints, friendship bracelets, cross stitch, you name it and I probably tried it! Then came college, and a job, and life in general, so my time to do crafty stuff got a lot less. Now as a mom to three […]

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Personalized Invitations Like No Other!

I love to celebrate things….celebrating special events…whether big or small doesn’t have to be a ton of work, and it can create some amazing memories! Birthdays are one of these things that we love to celebrate. It’s the one special day of the year that we celebrate a specific child and we love to find […]

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Stress Less & Paint! ~ GIVEAWAY!!

Painting is something I’ve always enjoyed. In the last…hmmm…say 10 years since having children I’ll admit that it’s not something I’ve had much time for, but every once in a while I’ll take an evening, pull out my paintbrushes and the current paint-by-number picture I’m working on and paint the night away. 😉 And yes, […]

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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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Stay Warm and Decorate On! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Frozen has been around for a while now, but it still seems to be hanging on to its popularity! Our family is was a bit ‘behind’ in getting around to watching the movie, but we finally saw it this winter. 🙂 One of our daughters in particular really enjoyed it and has been talking about […]

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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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English Creek Farms ~ GIVEAWAY!

Any health conscious readers out there? Do you enjoy creating meals and products at home from scratch and skip all the convenience food aisles at the grocery store? Excuse me while I raise my own hand here. 😉  If you share these things in common with me then you are going to love English Creek […]

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