DK Discovery Day ~ Nexo Knights Factivity Fun ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO is one of the most popular toys out there and most recently our son has been really interested in the world of LEGO Nexo Knights! This is a total boy-world…full of epic quests, foes, exciting magical lands and of course all of the LEGO Nexo Knights. DK Canada has come out with a new […]

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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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Scholastic Monday ~ Old Turtle Questions of the Heart

Kids have a lot of questions, don’t they? Lots of why’s and what would happen if….questions. Lots of questions about life and how things work. Oftentimes our own children will come to us with questions about things I’ve never thought about before, or at least not for a very long time. I love the questions […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Collection: American Girl Dress-Up ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are always popular around here. The boys love ’em (especially if they have to do with things like vehicles, Lego, Batman, etc.) and the girls love ’em (especially if they have to do with animals, dolls, horses…). It seems that stickers are extra fun though when you have some activities you can do with […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Scratch Challenge ~ GIVEAWAY!

I’ve heard it said quite a few times in the past year or two that computer programming is the language of the future. With the way that the technological world is progressing I wouldn’t be surprised if they are correct! This past year I’ve encouraged our oldest to spend some time beginning to learn about […]

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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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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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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Collection American Girl ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are one of those things that kids of ages seem to enjoy. Boys love ’em, girls love ’em….they’re just an all-round great activity for kids! We take stickers all over the place with us…to church, on long road trips, on short road trips ;), camping (they’re great for rainy days!) and of course we’ve […]

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My-T-Muffs for Little Ears

It can be a noisy world out there! From airshows to music to using the table saw with Dad in the garage….there’s a lot of noise out there and sometimes our ears need protection from it. This is especially true for babies and children who have even more sensitive ears than us grown-ups (though proper […]

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