Surprise…it’s a Chick!

Have you ever seen a baby chick hatch? I have to admit, I’ve ever only seen it happen on YouTube…but I have held quite a few recently hatched chicks in real live…and they are so cute and fuzzy and utterly adorable! The thing is…that they quickly grow bigger…and just aren’t as cute and cuddly as […]

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Need a Little Mystery?

Do you love a good mystery? Or even better – do your kids love a good mystery? I’ve got a few “secret code” fans around here for sure, and solving a fun mystery is downright exciting!  The only problem is that, other than “Who ate the last cookie or “Where are the missing car keys?”, […]

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Roarin’ Tyler Tiger ~ GIVEAWAY!

Don’t you just love it when kids have dreams? I love hearing about our kids’ dreams and aspirations. They are all very different and I love that! I do have one who dreams of animals a lot. She just loves them….from tame pets to wild animals, she adores all of them and is fascinated by […]

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It’s a “Wonderbly” Christmas Story…. ~ GIVEAWAY!

Christmas is one of my favorite parts of winter. I feel like this season readily hands us opportunities to make memories, traditions and special times together with our family. I love listening to Christmas music, reading Christmas books, having the kids learn their favorite carols on the piano, and decorating the tree together. Really, I […]

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Little Live Pets!

It’s been said that great things come in small packages, right? I, for one, love small packages and I love finding opportunities to help our kids see that bigger doesn’t always mean better. 🙂 The saying that great things come in small packages rings very true for the adorable Little Live Pets Lil’ Ladybugs! These […]

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Raincoast Books – “Maker Dad” & “DIY Dollhouse”!

I don’t know about, but some day I wanna crack out my DIY apron and start makin’ stuff! So far, my apron is hiding somewhere, my motivation has crashed and burned and my skills are extremely rusty! However, that doesn’t stop a girl from wishing, right!? All the things I wanted to make my kids […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Lego Batman Movie the Essential Guide ~ GIVEAWAY!

The LEGO Batman movie is a favorite around here – especially with the boys! 😉 My oldest son is probably the biggest fan and has enjoyed watching the movie quite a few times, building his own re-creations of all kinds of stuff from the movie, listening to the sound track, and most recently, reading about […]

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Chatty Charlie ~ GIVEAWAY!

Dogs are known as man’s best friend….and in many cases, I believe that they can be wonderful companions. I have one daughter in particular who dreams of dogs a lot. This includes the dream of having her very own dog. Unfortunately, since we live in town, have another child with allergies to animals and would […]

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Design with Teeneez Beados!

We’ve had a few opportunities to get crafty with Beados in the past….but only at friends’ houses. This week that changed and we broke out the Beados in our own home and have been creating, spraying and designing ever since! In fact, Beados recently released something new and exciting in the “beado world” – Beados […]

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Blend It…Perfectly! ~ GIVEAWAY!

The great thing about being creative is that there are no rules. It’s a time when kids can doodle, draw, build, paint and express themselves in their very own unique way. I love it when my children turn a blank paper into their own one-of-a-kind masterpiece. From a collection of circles (from my 3 year […]

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