Farm Animals ~ Summer Living Boutique!

I will readily admit that summer is my favorite season. I love everything about it…except for the ticks and mosquitos! But other than that, I love summer and thrilled that the first day of Summer is only a month away. In many ways, I feel that summer is already here, and we’ve already had a […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Handwriting Made Easy – Cursive ~ GIVEAWAY!

Cursive handwriting – do you know how to do it? Do you kids know how to do it? Or read it? I often feel like this is one of those skills that is less-taught these days. However, I feel that it is an important skill to know….so in our home we start teaching cursive handwriting […]

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Gardening for Kids! ~ GIVEAWAY!

One of the summer activities that I always look forward to in spring is gardening! I grew up working alongside my parents in the garden and although I didn’t necessarily enjoy it very much as a kid, it must’ve “grown on me” somehow because now, when spring arrives each year, I’m thrilled about having my […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Farm Ultimate Sticker Book ~ GIVEAWAY!

Dogs, horses, kittens, tractors, stickers…put all that together (plus more!) and you’ll have the Farm Ultimate Sticker Book from DK Canada. Although both my husband I grew up on either a farm or an acreage, our kids are growing up in town. Town definitely has it’s benefits too, but they are also fascinated with farmers, […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Every Day Birds

The birds are back! We are very excited about that…especially my one and a half year old little guy. Although the leaves haven’t decided to appear on the trees yet, there are plenty of birds to be seen again…nice, chubby robins, lots of geese coming back from their winter getaway, and many others too. Scholastic […]

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Spring Gifts & Goodies!

Spring is here…and we are absolutely thrilled!! Spring is that time of year when we can finally start dreaming about enjoying hot summer days at the pool, outdoor birthday parties, and of course, we love that spring brings new life…cute baby animals, and the ‘awakening’ of life (except for those mosquitos! They could stay asleep […]

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Coding for Kids! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Computers…technology…it is the future! These days computer skills are on the top of the list for a great number of jobs and the world of technology is something that just cannot be avoided in our world today…so how about giving your kids a head start when it comes to these types of skills…specifically computer coding. […]

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Preschool-ing It!

It’s our fourth time to work with a preschooler in our home…and I must admit. I LOVE teaching preschoolers. They are SO eager to learn, they want to do ‘school’ in the morning, afternoon AND evening and oftentimes whip through the workbooks we have for them before I have time to find a new one. […]

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Guess Who?? ~ GIVEAWAY!!

Here in the prairies the snow is still falling and although the first day of Spring has come and gone! It seems that there’s not really any sign of spring in sight either as the forecast is calling for more snow this week again. However, instead of getting too upset about the snow continuing to […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ What Goes On in My Head? ~ GIVEAWAY!

Thinking is a fascinating topic! Really…don’t you ever wondering how our brains go about thinking? When it comes right down to it we do an awful lot of thinking – and some of it is very complex – especially when I’m trying to solve a math problem! *wink* DK Canada has a fabulous book that […]

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