Our New Fuzzeez Friend!

Stuffed animals are a favorite in the world of kids! All of our children have had their very favorite stuffed animal(s) that they just HAVE to sleep with every night – except for our 3rd child who has about 20 very favorite stuffed animals that she must sleep with at night. Sometimes I wonder if […]

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Raincoast Books – Pirates and Pompoms!

I’m always game to check out new crafty books. Books that inspire me to create. That inspire me to find my own creativity! My lastest book from Raincoast Books has made me want to get making things. And considering we didn’t move that long ago and I still have tubs and boxes lining the hallway, […]

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Summer Reading at it’s Best!

DK Readers have become some of our favorite ways to develop a love for reading in our kids. For me as a parent, they are the ideal type of reader because they are fun, age appropriate and often times they are also educational and will actually teach your kids real-life facts as they read them. […]

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Raincoast Books – The Origami Garden!

I have always been intrigued with origami and over my life have even known how to make a few items! The only one I can always remember is the “Nit Picker” or the “Fortune Teller” as it seems most people call it! I have a lot of fun over the years creating that one and […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Safe in a Storm

Are you stuck in a rut when it comes to bedtime stories? Every once in a while, we get stuck…reading the same ones over and over and over. I don’t mind reading the same books many times over, but I will admit that sometimes it’s nice to throw a new title into the mix! 😉 […]

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Farm Animals ~ Summer Living Boutique!

I will readily admit that summer is my favorite season. I love everything about it…except for the ticks and mosquitos! But other than that, I love summer and thrilled that the first day of Summer is only a month away. In many ways, I feel that summer is already here, and we’ve already had a […]

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Pound Puppies: Showstopping Pups! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Are you ready for some adventure? Some Pound Puppy adventure? With several dog-lovin’ kids in our home, we certainly are apt to enjoy a good puppy adventure – both in real life and on the screen. 😉 Pound Puppies: Showstopping Pups is one of the latest releases from Shout! Factory and it’s a really fun […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Farm Ultimate Sticker Book ~ GIVEAWAY!

Dogs, horses, kittens, tractors, stickers…put all that together (plus more!) and you’ll have the Farm Ultimate Sticker Book from DK Canada. Although both my husband I grew up on either a farm or an acreage, our kids are growing up in town. Town definitely has it’s benefits too, but they are also fascinated with farmers, […]

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Creatures Great & Small

Our world is a wonderful place…filled with amazingly intricate creatures…great ones, small ones, shaggy ones, arctic ones, slimy ones and so much more. Did you know that there is a tiny beetle that blasts it’s enemies with a superhot chemical, or that the insect with the longest tongue is a moth?! I sure didn’t, but […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Every Day Birds

The birds are back! We are very excited about that…especially my one and a half year old little guy. Although the leaves haven’t decided to appear on the trees yet, there are plenty of birds to be seen again…nice, chubby robins, lots of geese coming back from their winter getaway, and many others too. Scholastic […]

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