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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Making Memories: Explore the Calgary Zoo!

Summer is my favorite season of the year. Yes, there are great things about all the seasons….I love the freshness & newness of spring, the beautiful fall leaves and crisp fall evenings, and the winter nights spent by the fireplace, drinking tea. They are all great, but for me…summer is still my favorite. Being able […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Flags Around the World – Ultimate Sticker Book (GIVEAWAY!)

I’m the kind of mom who likes to keep the learning happening all summer long. I believe that learning is a natural, normal part of life…and we shouldn’t have to take a break from it. 🙂 One of our favorite ways to make learning fun and encourage our kids to learn something new is with […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Make Your Own Soap!

I remember just loving “crafty stuff” when I was a kid! Knitting, sewing, drawing, fabric paints, friendship bracelets, cross stitch, you name it and I probably tried it! Then came college, and a job, and life in general, so my time to do crafty stuff got a lot less. Now as a mom to three […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ The Awesome Guide ~ GIVEAWAY!

Super Heroes and Lego…the two loves of most boys! Our oldest boy is definitely included in this category and he spend a lot of time looking up the Batmobile and any type of thing that involves LEGO or Super Heroes. But when you combine both of them it’s extra fabulous!! The LEGO® DC Comics Super Heroes: […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ I Am Canada ~ GIVEAWAY!

As we were considering our holidays for the upcoming summer we thought of a few different ideas….travelling overseas to a resort of some sort, or perhaps we’d just go across the border and visit some places in the USA…or we could stay in Canada and explore our country. We settled on the last one and […]

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Award-Winning ABCmouse!

Learning is one of the most important aspects in life. We should never stop learning, and it’s even better if we are able to love and enjoy learning! The process of beginning to fall in love with learning starts early on. I see it in my babies….they fall down, but they always get back up. […]

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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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Scholastic Monday ~ Blackflies!

Spring is here and with the arrival of a week of REALLY nice weather, the bug-world has woken up. Oh bugs….there are some that I can live with, and some that I could most definitely live without! A few of those include blackflies, mosquitoes and wood ticks. Right now we’re spending our days checking for […]

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DK Canada ~ Horses and Ponies Ultimate Sticker Book ~ GIVEAWAY!

Are there any horse or pony fans in your house? In most families there’s at least one child or family member who loves horses…and that is true in our family too! In fact, there’s a few of us that really enjoy horses and two of them are our two oldest girls. Horses are a fascinating […]

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