DK Discovery Day ~ DK Findout! World War I ~ GIVEAWAY!

World War I seems like a long time ago…just over 100 years to be exact! Yet, the truth is that we can learn so much from history…and I for one want to learn about our history, about the success and mistakes that people made before our time, etc. (and yes…I am a bit of a […]

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PGC – Days with Dad

I love children’s stories and I especially love them when they have a special message behind them. Publisher’s Group Canada sent me the book “Days with Dad,” written and illustrated by Nari Hong and it definitely fits the criteria for a book I’d love! This book is written from the perspective of a young girl […]

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I LOVE DK! ~ An All-Time Favorite…

Maybe we’re kind of an interesting bunch around here…but we thrive on learning amazing (and sometimes very odd) facts. 😉 In fact, it wasn’t until I married an “interesting and odd fact lovin’ husband” and gave birth to our first son (who is now in his pre-teen years and has also developed a fascination for […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ My Best Pop-Up Noisy Trains Book ~ GIVEAWAY!

  One thing I’d love to do someday is go for a ride on a train…and I mean a real train – not the kind that you find at the summer fair or at a kids amusement park. 😉 It’s one of those things on my bucket list that I’d love to do someday…and better […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Groovy Joe Dance Party Countdown

The New Year is here. So are the New Year resolutions and goals and a year of new possibilities! However, in the midst of all that, let’s not forget to have some fun! It just so happens that Groovy Joe is ready to bring that extra dose of fun to your home this year!! Have […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Really Feel Trucks ~ GIVEAWAY!

It’s been a while since I’ve been thrown into the world of trucks, tractors, loaders and anything that drives. With 3 girls in the middle, we’ve been more focused on baby dolls and crafty things for the last few years. 😉 But now with the younger boys getting a bit older, it’s trucks, trucks and […]

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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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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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Scholastic Monday ~ Pig the Elf

It’s that time of year….when we pull the Christmas books off the shelf, start decorating for the holidays and turn on the Christmas music! Personally, I love Christmas. This year Scholastic has put out a few new titles just in time for this time of year! Pig The Elf by Aaron Blabey is a new […]

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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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