Snuggly Rascals Headphones! ~Giveaway!

As our kids get older and are allowed some screen time, there comes the point when Mom is ready to scream due to the repetitive sound of “The Wheels on the Bus” being played four million times in a row. Never had that happen? Hmmm, let me send some kids your way! Haha! Needless to […]

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Klutz Kits Equal Great Gifts ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Giving gifts is a special part of the Christmas season. But let’s be honest…it can also be a very costly part of the Christmas season.  This is one of the reasons that our family has changed our gift giving tactics a bit…we love to give gifts that are either handmade by us or our children […]

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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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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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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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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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DK Discovery Day ~ My Encyclopedia of Very Important Animals ~ GIVEAWAY!

Animals are something that pretty much all kids enjoy learning about. The world of animals is so diverse, interesting, unique and exciting and there’s a wealth of knowledge to be learned in the animal kingdom. Even I continue to learn new facts about animals…and I have to admit that I find it all very fascinating […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Did You Know? Animals

Kids are often full of questions. I know that I’ve certainly been asked a lot of questions since having my own children….and yep…a good number of these questions were things that I did not have the answers to! Like….how do chameleons change color? And….do fish sleep? Although I may not always have the answers to […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Pick Me up Puppy ~ GIVEAWAY!

Puppies are one of those animals that are loved by almost everyone…and if you don’t love puppies that run around the yard, most of us still think they’re pretty cute in a picture book. *wink* We’re that kind of family…mostly. There are a few kids that beg for a puppy of our own every once […]

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Memories We Made ~ Calgary Zoo

A while back, I shared about our excitement about an upcoming visit to the Calgary Zoo this summer! Well….the much anticipated visit has come and gone and it’s time for us to share with you some of our real life adventures and experiences from the Calgary Zoo…. From the moment we stepped foot into the […]

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