My First Touch And Feel Picture Cards: Animals ~ GIVEAWAY!

Learning is a part of life. Whether we enjoy it or not is up to us…but either way, it is something that we just can’t avoid. 🙂 Therefore, in our home we try our best to make learning fun and exciting. DK Canada is always one of our favorite places to find educational resources that […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ My First Things That Go, Touch & Feel Cards ~ GIVEAWAY!

Cars, airplanes, boats, helicopters…if it drives, flies or does anything of the sort our little boys love it.  I have a conversation almost every day with our toddler about how he would like to go for a ride in a fire truck with Daddy or about how fast a police car can go – and […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Really Feel Trucks ~ GIVEAWAY!

It’s been a while since I’ve been thrown into the world of trucks, tractors, loaders and anything that drives. With 3 girls in the middle, we’ve been more focused on baby dolls and crafty things for the last few years. 😉 But now with the younger boys getting a bit older, it’s trucks, trucks and […]

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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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Step Up With bblüv ~ GIVEAWAY!

There are a few things in our home that we use almost every single day. I’m not talking about the obvious things…like beds, dishes, or telephones. One item that is probably taken for granted a lot, yet is definitely used every day in our home, is a stool. Yep….a stool. I think any mom of […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Thank You Canada!

Happy Thanksgiving to all our Canadian readers! It’s great to practice being thankful every day, but today is a special day that we get to spend a little extra time being thankful. 🙂 As we’ve celebrated all the things we are thankful for this weekend, one thing that came to my mind was that I […]

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Character Matters ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Hard work, being disciplined, showing initiative, being honest, having respect for authority and an awareness and concern for others around us are a few of the character traits that are essential for success in life. Having strong character and social finesse are very important. However, building character in yourself or your children can take a […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Picture the Sky

The sky is one of my favorite parts of living on the Canadian prairies. The sky is ever-changing, amazing, and fascinating! Barbara Reid is a fabulous Canadian author who has written a new title that features our sky! Picture the Sky by Barbara Reid is perfect for children around the ages of 3-8 years old. […]

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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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