DK Discovery Day ~ Pick Me up Puppy ~ GIVEAWAY!

Puppies are one of those animals that are loved by almost everyone…and if you don’t love puppies that run around the yard, most of us still think they’re pretty cute in a picture book. *wink* We’re that kind of family…mostly. There are a few kids that beg for a puppy of our own every once […]

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Memories We Made ~ Calgary Zoo

A while back, I shared about our excitement about an upcoming visit to the Calgary Zoo this summer! Well….the much anticipated visit has come and gone and it’s time for us to share with you some of our real life adventures and experiences from the Calgary Zoo…. From the moment we stepped foot into the […]

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Raincoast Books – Fish Girl!

I’ve told you about two other books that Raincoast sent my way for my avid reader son to review! They were “Lint Boy” and “Overboard”. My son really enjoyed both of them – and they were two totally different books! I love the variety that is available these days! Today I’m back to tell you […]

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More Time Moms – Back to School Giveaway!

As much as I love finding new companies to tell you about, there’s nothing that makes me happier than doing a repeat review for a company I’ve fallen in love with! It’s great to be able to tell everything that I *still* am enjoying the products and that they will *still* be in my house […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Sew Mini Animals

It’s no secret in our home that there is one of us who loves animals more than the anyone else. It doesn’t even matter what kind of animal…any stuffed animal and any real animal (perhaps with a few exceptions such as wasps! *wink*) This is our middle daughter…and we love that she loves animals so […]

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Making Memories Last ~ GIVEAWAY!

One of my favorite things to do is sit down and look through old photo albums and, in a sense, relive some of those memories. It’s extra fun now to do this with our own kids and to laugh and talk about the memories that have been made. Perhaps this is also the reason why […]

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The One Stop Party Shop!

Birthdays are an exciting part of life – especially when you are young! I wouldn’t say that they are quite as exciting when you get older. *wink* But really, regardless of your age, it is fabulous if you can enjoy and create fabulous memories from each and every birthday that comes. Recently, we received an amazing […]

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Live Clean Back to School Kid’s Products! ~Giveaway!

Yes folks, as much as we might want to deny the fact, school season is almost upon us! My back to school shopping is done. My kids are excited about their already-packed backpacks. And a tiny part of me is excited that they’re headed back to school – partly so we can get back into […]

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Stick it to Em’ & Lettering!

Kids aren’t the only ones who get to enjoy things such as stickers, coloring and creativity. Life as a mom is busy, but sometimes I remember those days when I had time to sit down, color, do stickers and just enjoy the chance to be creative. 🙂 I recently received a few books that give […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Plankton is Pushy

Today it is time for us to introduce: Plankton and Mussel. 🙂 Do they sound like some friends that your kids would like to meet? Well, Scholastic Canada is where Plankton and Mussel come from…in the form of a great story written by Jonathan Fenske. Plankton is Pushy by Jonathan Fenske is one of those […]

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