“Mom & Me: An Art Journal to Share”

Sometimes as a busy mom I find that I don’t make the time to sit and play or create with my kids.  There are always clothes to fold, dishes to wash and meals to prepare.  I often have to remind myself that the kids really do bask in the attention and would prefer a mom […]

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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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Daniel Martin Moore “Turned Over To Dreams”

In our house there is usually some sort of music playing.  It may be the playlist on my iphone, the radio in the play room or one of my children composing at the piano.  At bedtime we all enjoy drifting off to slumber listening to some dreamy tunes. We have found a new album to […]

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Let’s Pretend!

Pretend play is one of the best parts of being a kid. In fact…watching our kids imagine and play together is one of my favorite parts of being an adult too…sometimes I even get to join in on the fun. 😉 There are days when I watch parades, fashion shows and get served all kinds […]

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Put Me In The Story “Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses”

We love to read at our house.  We have too many, I mean, a lot of books on our shelves and I am often tripping over piles of books beside my kids’ beds.  My six year old is a Pete the Cat fan.  I think Pete is pretty cool too due to his laid back […]

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Live Clean and their 10th Birthday! ~Giveaway!

There are some companies that produce great products and they continue to produce great products for years – focusing on quality, safety and their customer! One of my favorite companies, Live Clean is celebrating it’s 10th birthday, right along side Canada celebrating it’s 150th! Pretty awesome I think! Congratulations Live Clean! Remember how Live Clean […]

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Celebrate Canada’s 150th with Limeapple!

This year is a HUGE birthday – It’s Canada’s birthday!!! We celebrate Canada’s birthday every year….but this year is extra special because it is our country’s 150th birthday!! I am thrilled about being able to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday and so is Limeapple! Limeapple is one of our favorite Canadian companies and they’re gearing up […]

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Wildly Canadian! ~Giveaway!

I happen to like food. I have no trouble enjoying all manner of foods, whether they be from different ethnicities or different “diets”. I just enjoy food! Thankfully, I’ve found out the things that make my body happier and that things that don’t, and I know better how to make life easier on myself on […]

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Who’s Gonna Win the Ring Toss?!

When it comes to summer, I love to take every opportunity I can to be outside. I do enjoy some moments of sitting in my lawn chair watching the kids, but I also love to be involved in what they are doing. Outdoor games and activities don’t have to be anything fancy to be fun. […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Flags Around the World – Ultimate Sticker Book (GIVEAWAY!)

I’m the kind of mom who likes to keep the learning happening all summer long. I believe that learning is a natural, normal part of life…and we shouldn’t have to take a break from it. 🙂 One of our favorite ways to make learning fun and encourage our kids to learn something new is with […]

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