Character Matters ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Hard work, being disciplined, showing initiative, being honest, having respect for authority and an awareness and concern for others around us are a few of the character traits that are essential for success in life. Having strong character and social finesse are very important. However, building character in yourself or your children can take a […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ LEGO Nexo Knights Build Your Own Adventure ~ GIVEAWAY!

Building, reading, imagination and inspiration….all of those sound like an excellent combination, right? 🙂 We certainly think so and one of the ways that we have found to include all of these aspects are the Build Your Own Adventure sets from DK Canada. Our most recent inspiration and fun has come from the LEGO Nexo […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Pick Me up Puppy ~ GIVEAWAY!

Puppies are one of those animals that are loved by almost everyone…and if you don’t love puppies that run around the yard, most of us still think they’re pretty cute in a picture book. *wink* We’re that kind of family…mostly. There are a few kids that beg for a puppy of our own every once […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Sew Mini Animals

It’s no secret in our home that there is one of us who loves animals more than the anyone else. It doesn’t even matter what kind of animal…any stuffed animal and any real animal (perhaps with a few exceptions such as wasps! *wink*) This is our middle daughter…and we love that she loves animals so […]

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The One Stop Party Shop!

Birthdays are an exciting part of life – especially when you are young! I wouldn’t say that they are quite as exciting when you get older. *wink* But really, regardless of your age, it is fabulous if you can enjoy and create fabulous memories from each and every birthday that comes. Recently, we received an amazing […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ DC Comics Super Heroes LEGO ~ GIVEAWAY!

Lego is a word we hear in our home pretty much every. single. day. And I don’t think we’re the only home where that happens. *wink*  It’s no secret that one of the most popular toys out there is Lego. In addition to Lego, super heroes are also another ‘hot topic’ in our home. From […]

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Back-To-School Sale from Limeapple!

Summer has flown by and it’s hard to believe that we’re already gearing up for another school year!! It’s seems that summer goes by a little faster every year! However, I can’t help but get at least a little bit exciting about all the possibilities that a new school year brings as well. August is a […]

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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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DK Discovery Day ~ Ready to Read ~ GIVEAWAY!

Reading is one of those essential skills! It’s something that is incredibly important to learn, and in my personal opinion, I believe that it’s extra extra fabulous if you not only learn to read well, but you also LOVE to read. 🙂 Reading opens up a world of knowledge and stories to you and your […]

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PlayMonster Ultra Dash! ~Giveaway!

Awhile back you might remember me doing a review on PlayMonster and two of their products – Yeti in my Spaghetti and the Wonder Crew doll. Well, I’m back to tell you about one of their brand new products, called Ultra Dash! It’s for ages six and up, although my four year old wasn’t about […]

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