Scholastic Monday ~ 101 Outrageously Fun Things to Do

Do you like to have fun? …To do fun things with your kids, nieces, nephews, grandkids, etc.? How about doing Outrageously fun things?! That sounds extra, extra fun….don’t you think? I’m a kid at heart…so outrageously fun things immediately captures my attention and I’m ready to dive in with both feet. 😉 My only problem […]

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Raincoast Books – This is That!

Have you heard of CBC’s This is That? It’s a satirical program hosted by Pat Kelly & Peter Oldring. This is some “about” info directly off their webpage: “This Is That is a current affairs program that doesn’t just talk about the issues, it fabricates them. Nothing is off limits–politics, business, culture, justice, science, religion–if […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Twinkle

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star is a song that is well loved by preschoolers! I’ve played it for our kids countless times on the piano and they love to sing it whenever it comes to mind. So, it’s no surprise that Twinkle by Nick Bland was a book that was instantly loved by our younger kids. […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Book: Pets ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are one of those things that are enjoyed by almost any child. I love watching our 2 year olds little fingers learn to stick on stickers. And I love watching our 10 year old work on sticker books on more advanced topics….like rocks and minerals, or of course….Lego. 😉 Pretty much any way you […]

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Celebrate Canada ~ Top 10 Vancouver & Victoria (GIVEAWAY!)

This year we are celebrating Canada in an extra special way! I’m sure it’s no secret to any of you that it’s Canada’s 150th birthday. Happy Birthday Canada!! I, for one, am thrilled about being able to help celebrate this birthday…I LOVE our country and love that this year we get to celebrate our country more […]

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Raincoast – Three Travel books to “Blow Your Mind” ~Giveaway!

If I had my way, I’d spend a good portion of the year travelling. There are so many places I’d love to go! Even when it comes to camping, we’ve gone to a different campground every year for the past 5 years! I mean, why go to the same one every year when there are […]

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DK Discovery Day~ Seashore ~ GIVEAWAY!

Anyone headed to the seashore this summer? Or even just dreaming about the seashore? 😉 It’s an amazing place with much to see, enjoy and learn. The birds, the seashells, the waves and the tide are just a few of the things that I intend to learn more about with our kids when we visit […]

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Sunglasses You Can SEE With!

Glasses….I’ve never been a huge fan of being one of those people who needs glasses to function. I wish I didn’t have to have them…but since I do, there’s no point in complaining about it. Instead, the best thing to do is to simply make the best of it! One way to do this is […]

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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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Scholastic Monday ~ Our Song, The Story of O Canada

‘O Canada.’ The song of our country…the song of our nation. This is a song that is forever embedded in me….and I hope it will be a song that our children will proudly know and sing as well. After all, our country is amazing, and our national anthem is a great picture of what Canada […]

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