Stick it to Em’ & Lettering!

Kids aren’t the only ones who get to enjoy things such as stickers, coloring and creativity. Life as a mom is busy, but sometimes I remember those days when I had time to sit down, color, do stickers and just enjoy the chance to be creative. πŸ™‚ I recently received a few books that give […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Plankton is Pushy

Today it is time for us to introduce: Plankton and Mussel. πŸ™‚ Do they sound like some friends that your kids would like to meet? Well, Scholastic Canada is where Plankton and Mussel come from…in the form of a great story written by Jonathan Fenske. Plankton is Pushy by Jonathan Fenske is one of those […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ready to Read ~ GIVEAWAY!

Reading is one of those essential skills! It’s something that is incredibly important to learn, and in my personal opinion, I believe that it’s extra extra fabulous if you not only learn to read well, but you also LOVE to read. πŸ™‚ Reading opens up a world of knowledge and stories to you and your […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ 101 Outrageously Fun Things to Do

Do you like to have fun? …To do fun things with your kids, nieces, nephews, grandkids, etc.? How about doing Outrageously fun things?! That sounds extra, extra fun….don’t you think? I’m a kid at heart…so outrageously fun things immediately captures my attention and I’m ready to dive in with both feet. πŸ˜‰ My only problem […]

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Be an Eyewitness with DK Canada ~ GIVEAWAY!

Being an eyewitness to something special is always an amazing experience…for example, some of us are hoping to be an eyewitness to the first solar eclipse in our part of the world in a long time. πŸ˜‰ It’s pretty spectacular to be an eyewitness to something unique like that. The thing is, our world is […]

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Dumpling Cats ~ GIVEAWAY!

Cats…fluffy ones, striped ones, chubby ones and playful ones. I LOVE cats. The only problem is that I don’t love having indoorΒ  cats in my own home. So, since we do not live on an acreage that presents a problem for us….we don’t want and indoor cat and we can’t own an outdoor cat. What […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Twinkle

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star is a song that is well loved by preschoolers! I’ve played it for our kids countless times on the piano and they love to sing it whenever it comes to mind. So, it’s no surprise that Twinkle by Nick Bland was a book that was instantly loved by our younger kids. […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Book: Pets ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are one of those things that are enjoyed by almost any child. I love watching our 2 year olds little fingers learn to stick on stickers. And I love watching our 10 year old work on sticker books on more advanced topics….like rocks and minerals, or of course….Lego. πŸ˜‰ Pretty much any way you […]

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Celebrate Canada ~ Top 10 Vancouver & Victoria (GIVEAWAY!)

This year we are celebrating Canada in an extra special way! I’m sure it’s no secret to any of you that it’s Canada’s 150th birthday. Happy Birthday Canada!!Β I, for one, am thrilled about being able to help celebrate this birthday…I LOVE our country and love that this year we get to celebrate our country more […]

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DK Discovery Day~ Seashore ~ GIVEAWAY!

Anyone headed to the seashore this summer? Or even just dreaming about the seashore? πŸ˜‰ It’s an amazing place with much to see, enjoy and learn. The birds, the seashells, the waves and the tide are just a few of the things that I intend to learn more about with our kids when we visit […]

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