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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Zazubean Chocolate! ~Giveaway

My appreciation for chocolate has increased in the last few years. I was never a big fan of it when I was younger – mainly because all I ever had was the cheap chocolate. You know, like chocolate Easter bunnies, chocolate Easter eggs, Aero bars (those were my favourite) and such like. It really probably […]

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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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A Treasured Gift

Are you a gift giver? I’d have to say that the older I get, the more I enjoy giving gifts to those I love. The thing is….I’m kinda picky when it comes to the gifts that I give. I am one of those people who loves to find the perfect gift for each person. My […]

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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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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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Join Limeapple’s SALE-BRATION!

It’s an exciting week!! A great, Canadian company that we’ve been long-time fans of is turning celebrating their 15th birthday! The fact that they have had 15 fabulous years and are still going strong speaks volumes. It says that their products are quality, and that they are loved by girls across Canada! Limeapple definitely does […]

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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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Scholastic Monday ~ Thank You, Mr. Panda

“Thank you” is such a short phrase. Only 2 little words. It doesn’t take long to say and it seems so simple, but I’ve heard over and over again how meaningful those two words are. Despite the fact that they are “only” 2 words, they carry a wealth of meaning that can be tough to describe. […]

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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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