Sir Kaye the Boy Knight

Superheroes can often play an important part in a child’s life…especially in young boys. I know that our son enjoys superheroes and he likely knows more about them than I do! 🙂 The thing about superheroes is that they have the ability to influence and shape a child’s morals. That’s a pretty important job if […]

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Meet Edison

We’ve got a new friend in our home. He’s kinda small, doesn’t really talk back (but could sing you a tune!), and does whatever you tell him to do (except he probably won’t clean your bedroom for you. *wink*). Meet Edison – the affordable, LEGO compatible and programmable robot that will make learning about programming […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Airplanes and Other Flying Machines Ultimate Sticker Collection ~ GIVEAWAY!

Airplanes are fascinating machines! I grew up with a Dad who owned and flew an airplane and loved every minute of my time in that little 2 seater plane! I have fond memories of flying across the prairies pretending that the fields were giant quilts and that the all the houses and little people down […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Nexo Knights Factivity Fun ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO is one of the most popular toys out there and most recently our son has been really interested in the world of LEGO Nexo Knights! This is a total boy-world…full of epic quests, foes, exciting magical lands and of course all of the LEGO Nexo Knights. DK Canada has come out with a new […]

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Celebrating our Amazing Earth! ~ DK Canada

Spring has sprung and we are super excited to get back into the outdoors! After another winter of living in the cold, frozen prairies, I have to say that it was music to my ears when I heard the all the frogs croaking out in the field behind our house again. And the “orange-tummy” birds […]

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LEGO ~ Let’s Get Building! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Creating is (by far!) one of the activities that our kids love the most. Whether they are creating a piece of artwork, making up their own recipes, building a raft out of wood and nails or coming up with the biggest Lego city so far, the fact is that they love to create. Hands-on activities […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ The Big Book of Trains ~ GIVEAWAY!

A train ride is one of the things on the list of ‘things to do together as a family!’ It’s especially high up on the list for the boys….though I’m pretty sure the girls would all enjoy a train ride as well! I myself have, in fact, never been on a train before…so I think […]

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Why Boys Need Parents!

I have one boy. He’s seven and a half. In the space of those years, he has definitely managed to keep life interesting, although I do believe I can say I’m lucky, as he hasn’t been a precocious child who managed to get into all manner of trouble. Nor has he been extraordinarily destructive. However, […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Utimate Sticker Collection: The LEGO® Batman Movie ~ GIVEAWAY!!

Who’s seen the new LEGO Batman Movie? Our oldest hasn’t seen the movie yet…but can’t wait to check it out! Lego + Batman + Movie = a fabulous way for a 10 year old boy to spend the evening! 😉 Since we haven’t had the chance to see the movie yet, we’ve had to tide […]

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Cute Little Rascal ~ GIVEAWAY ($50)

Do you have any little rascals in your home? It just so happens that we’ve got six of them…and although they are really cute, there are a few things that can be tricky – such as the fact that sometimes these little rascals of ours wear through their clothing rather quickly. Holes in the knees, […]

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