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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Inroad toys Playtape!

Just a quick post to let you know about a cool new product our family tried over Christmas holidays. Inroad toys sent us a roll of Hotwheels playtape and 1 package of corners (2 corners) to try out.  My husband and 3 year old had fun creating a race track for the little cars on […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ 365 Things to do With LEGO Bricks ~ GIVEAWAY!

What is your favorite toy? Or favorite activity? In the world of toys we’ve got a lot to choose from…and the truth is that kids will usually weed out the “Best” toys from the good toys and there are usually a few that rise to the top. We’ve definitely got a few activities in our […]

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#ILoveDK Day! ~ WIN a Shopping Spree at DK Canada!

There are so many fabulous books for ALL ages at DK Canada…but here’s the challenge – can you pick one favorite? I know, I know…I had trouble too. I love books and having to pick just one is too hard for me…so instead I’m going to pick ONE of my favoriteS! 🙂 Fire Engine Peekaboo! […]

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Rocky Mountain Decals ~ Discount and GIVEAWAY!!

          My decor taste is very eclectic… and really undefined,  mostly rustic and country modern but I love to mix a little whimsy in too. I have an appreciation for minimalism but have yet to achieve anything even close to minimalism in our house! One thing I do know about my […]

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