Raincoast – Cut Flower Garden!

I’ve always loved flowers. Everything from the colourful petunia, to the lovely peony, to the exotic colombine. We took produce to a farmers’ market for a couple years and one thing I would loved to have taken was bouquets of flowers grown on my farm. However, we were having kids at that point and life […]

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Daniel Martin Moore “Turned Over To Dreams”

In our house there is usually some sort of music playing.  It may be the playlist on my iphone, the radio in the play room or one of my children composing at the piano.  At bedtime we all enjoy drifting off to slumber listening to some dreamy tunes. We have found a new album to […]

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Let’s Pretend!

Pretend play is one of the best parts of being a kid. In fact…watching our kids imagine and play together is one of my favorite parts of being an adult too…sometimes I even get to join in on the fun. 😉 There are days when I watch parades, fashion shows and get served all kinds […]

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Raincoast Books – Magic Cakes

Magic. It’s something that amazes us all. But did you know that you can create magic within the space of your very own kitchen? I remember the first time I made an impossible pie – it was so cool! But I have a lovely cookbook to tell you about that makes a triple layer pie! […]

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‘Kaboost’ Them! ~ GIVEAWAY!

It’s no secret that kids love feeling like they are “growing up” or “getting bigger” and young siblings certainly want to be like their older siblings. I see it in our little ones all the time. Recently our soon-to-be-3-year-old has been telling me proudly how he has such BIG knees and that it’s because he’s […]

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Raincoast Books – 101 More Things to Do With Bacon!

Bacon. Some say it’s good for us, some say it’s not. My opinion is that animal fats are very healthy for us and we need them in our diet and my firmest belief is “everything in moderation”. So you better believe I’m going to enjoy my bacon! Oh, and now that I cook it in […]

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Catch and Learn ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you like fishing? Games? Having fun while learning? Or how about all three of those rolled up into one fabulous new product?! Even if you’re not a big fan of fishing or games, I can guarantee that your kids will love the idea of fishing in their own bedroom! 😉 Plasmart has added a […]

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Put Me In The Story “Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses”

We love to read at our house.  We have too many, I mean, a lot of books on our shelves and I am often tripping over piles of books beside my kids’ beds.  My six year old is a Pete the Cat fan.  I think Pete is pretty cool too due to his laid back […]

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Live Clean and their 10th Birthday! ~Giveaway!

There are some companies that produce great products and they continue to produce great products for years – focusing on quality, safety and their customer! One of my favorite companies, Live Clean is celebrating it’s 10th birthday, right along side Canada celebrating it’s 150th! Pretty awesome I think! Congratulations Live Clean! Remember how Live Clean […]

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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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