Wipe Away Those Sweet Tears ~ Baby Alive

One of the truths of motherhood is that sick babies need a lot of love. Usually when I have a sick little one I try my hardest to soak up the extra snuggles as much as I can and love on them a little extra to help them bounce back. One thing I have noticed […]

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Terra Beata Cranberry Farm! ~Giveaway x5!

I’ve always enjoyed cranberry juice – I like the tart factor. And hey, it has great side effects, like tasting good, being healthy, and the fruit making turkeys taste better! Did you know that there are cranberry farms in Canada? No? Yeah, me neither. It’s certainly not a crop that I’ve heard of being grown […]

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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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12 Days of Christmas at Limeapple!

It is hard to believe that Christmas is just around the corner!! I mean…literally…it is 25 days until Christmas! Are you ready to celebrate? We’re getting ready to celebrate – the tree is going up tomorrow and the kids have been thinking of ways to bless people this Christmas season. Limeapple is also getting ready […]

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Verilux HappyLight Touch! ~Giveaway!

Earlier this year I had the privilege of reviewing the Verilux Rise and Shine Lamp. It still sits on my bedside table and now that it’s winter again and the room is oh-so-dark when my alarm goes off, it’s back to waking me up with gentle brightness! I’ve always appreciated the light therapy options that […]

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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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DK Discovery Day ~ World History ~ GIVEAWAY

Here’s a little secret that you may not have known about me….when I was in high school one of my favorite subjects was history. I loved it. I still love it. These days I’ve moved into the position of teaching our own children history….and I love finding ways to bring history to life and help […]

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A Better Night’s Sleep….Naturally!

Sleep…it’s a precious thing. It really is. Our bodies need sleep in order to function well and in a healthy manner. Unfortunately, due to many different circumstances our bodies often do not, or are unable to get that good night’s sleep that we desperately need. As a mom, I know all to well how a […]

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Raincoast Books – Okanagan Table Cookbook!

You know I love cookbooks. But you know what I love even more than cookbooks? Canadian Cookbooks! After all, it’s just a wee bit more awesome when the author is from your own country! And do I have a big, beautiful cookbook for you today! It’s called “The Okanagan Table” and most of us on […]

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Raincoast Books – Harry Potter – A Journey Through A History of Magic! ~Giveaway!

So, do we have any Harry Potter fans here? I didn’t start reading the series until it was almost finished. That was a good thing in some ways, as I didn’t go through withdrawal waiting for the next book to be published! Haha! And I loved them! Someday I’d like to own the whole series […]

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