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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Stadler Form Oskar Humidifier Discount – Only @ EcoBrandsNow

You know how sometimes you see a product advertised somewhere and you follow the links and then find out that the product is actually produced in Germany or the States and you sigh with disappointment because you might not be able to find it in Canada? We have fabulous entrepreneurs and inventors throughout the world […]

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Roarin’ Tyler Tiger ~ GIVEAWAY!

Don’t you just love it when kids have dreams? I love hearing about our kids’ dreams and aspirations. They are all very different and I love that! I do have one who dreams of animals a lot. She just loves them….from tame pets to wild animals, she adores all of them and is fascinated by […]

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It’s a “Wonderbly” Christmas Story…. ~ GIVEAWAY!

Christmas is one of my favorite parts of winter. I feel like this season readily hands us opportunities to make memories, traditions and special times together with our family. I love listening to Christmas music, reading Christmas books, having the kids learn their favorite carols on the piano, and decorating the tree together. Really, I […]

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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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