Scholastic Monday ~ Thank You Canada!

Happy Thanksgiving to all our Canadian readers! It’s great to practice being thankful every day, but today is a special day that we get to spend a little extra time being thankful. 🙂 As we’ve celebrated all the things we are thankful for this weekend, one thing that came to my mind was that I […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Picture the Sky

The sky is one of my favorite parts of living on the Canadian prairies. The sky is ever-changing, amazing, and fascinating! Barbara Reid is a fabulous Canadian author who has written a new title that features our sky! Picture the Sky by Barbara Reid is perfect for children around the ages of 3-8 years old. […]

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Memories We Made ~ Calgary Zoo

A while back, I shared about our excitement about an upcoming visit to the Calgary Zoo this summer! Well….the much anticipated visit has come and gone and it’s time for us to share with you some of our real life adventures and experiences from the Calgary Zoo…. From the moment we stepped foot into the […]

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Introducing: The Wolfelele!!

I’m sure most of us, if not all of us, have heard of the ukelele. It’s a great little instrument that has been seen on stages, in homes, in the hands of youngsters, in the hands of grandparents, etc. It’s small, portable, and quite easy to learn how to play! Today I’m excited to share […]

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The Canada Home T ~ GIVEAWAY!

This year is a very special one for our one-of-a-kind country. Canada is celebrating our 150th birthday and I think that is absolutely wonderful and exciting!! We live in an amazing country, and I don’t know about you, but I love to celebrate…and our countries 150th is a great time to find a few ways […]

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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!! 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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Scholastic Monday ~ Our Song, The Story of O Canada

‘O Canada.’ The song of our country…the song of our nation. This is a song that is forever embedded in me….and I hope it will be a song that our children will proudly know and sing as well. After all, our country is amazing, and our national anthem is a great picture of what Canada […]

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Raincoast Books – Oh Canada! ~Giveaway

Guess what! It’s only 31 days until Canada Day! And a whoopin’ big anniversary this year is! Not everyone gets to be 150! Haha! Of course, in European standards, we’re hardly past being a toddler! Oh well, it takes time to be a grownup! Speaking of toddlers and Canada Day, I have two super fun […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Happy Dreamer ~ GIVEAWAY! (3 Winners!)

Do you have any dreamers in your house? I’ll admit that oftentimes….I’m still a dreamer. 😉 The dreams I dream about these days are different from the ones I used to dream when I was younger, but they’re still dreams and they still bring out the creative side and get me excited about the possibilities. […]

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Light the Way With LED Lights Canada! ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Night lights. Sometimes they are a thorn in my side! We’ve had several different types of night lights in our hallway before…all which have met their end one way or another! Either the light bulbs have burnt out, or they’ve had to be removed due to curious babies and toddlers pulling on the lights and […]

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