Camp Nana Papa! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Grandparents are a special group of family members…and they are very popular amount the grandchildren! Grandparents are important role models…and they usually like to spoil their grandchildren – at least a little bit! *wink.* We certainly love Grandpa & Grandma in our home – and  it is always a VERY exciting time when we get […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Pull the Tab Colors ~ GIVEAWAY!

Books with activities in them are some of my favorite ways to entertain my babies, toddlers and preschoolers! They are quiet, easy to pack along, and chances are they might even learn something! 😉 The Pull the Tab books from DK Canada are some of our favorites and most recently we’ve been enjoying Pull the […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Read Me a Book

Reading to my younger kids is one of my favorite things to do. That said, sometimes other stuff ‘gets in the way’ and I don’t get as much reading time with them as I’d like. Read Me a Book by Barbara Reid has been a sweet and simple little reminder about how reading to our […]

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DK Baby Boutique!

By now you’ve probably realized that our family is a big fan of DK Canada and their top-notch books. Most of the time I focus more on books for slightly older kids…but what about babies or expecting moms? Certainly they need some good quality books too! Well, DK Canada has not left parents, parents-to-be or […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Weather Watcher ~ GIVEAWAY!

Weather is one of those things that happens…well…every single day! And although we see and feel and even hear the weather every day, it is a fascinating topic that has been a lot of fun for our family to read about and begin to study together. From rainbows, to snowflakes to storms, clouds, fog, light […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ LEGO Friends Let’s Explore ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO never fails to capture the attention of my son, but little did I know that it would also fascinate my girls! With the newer LEGO Friends brand they’ve also entered the world of Lego and love it. As a parent, I love to use the likes and loves of my children to encourage them […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Antarctic Expedition ~ GIVEAWAY!

The Antarctic is one of those ‘worlds’ that fascinates me. Although I’m most certain that I’d never want to experience a winter in the Antarctic, it would be neat to visit it during the few months of warmer weather. But the truth is that the harsh conditions of this polar land is a reality…and although […]

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Life’s Little Lessons ~ GIVEAWAY!

Have you ever noticed that lecturing your preschooler (or any of your kids for that matter!) never really seems to work? I’ve tried, and I’ve come to the conclusion that a lecture is really a waste of my time. I’m all for having meaningful conversations though where both parties are talking and interacting! I really […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Space Quest Jump to Jupiter ~ GIVEAWAY!

Astronomy, the planets, the solar system and all the many, many fascinating subjects and that come out of these topics are something that has captured the attention of kids for generations! My own kids are no exception…especially our oldest son. Space, Mars, Jupiter, eclipses, northern lights…anything in the sky, anything in space is very interesting […]

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Keep Connected with MagneTree! ~ GIVEAWAY!

We definitely live in a world were families often live near each other. Things sure have changed. I grew up with the majority of my family within a 15 minute drive from my home. Our family has never moved, and I lived in the same house from the time I was born until the time […]

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