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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Plug-in and Protect!

The Internet. It’s world of good and it can also be a world of evil. It’s one of those things that families (and especially kids/teens) need to learn about and explore, yet it is also one of those things that families, kids and teens need protection from! I feel very strongly that it is our […]

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Spring/Summer Limeapple Gift Packs!

Spring has sprung and summer is about to spring! With all this warm weather on the way, it’s time to face the music….we need to get rid of the winter wardrobe and have a spring/summer wardrobe ready to enjoy. I’ll admit it…sorting through clothes and trying to find items that are the right size and […]

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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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Stay Warm and Decorate On! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Frozen has been around for a while now, but it still seems to be hanging on to its popularity! Our family is was a bit ‘behind’ in getting around to watching the movie, but we finally saw it this winter. 🙂 One of our daughters in particular really enjoyed it and has been talking about […]

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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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Saving Our Planet ~ One Snack Bag or Straw at a Time! ~ GIVEAWAY!

There’s a whole lot of disposable things in our world today…wouldn’t you agree? People tend to throw out all kinds of disposable items including things such as styrofoam plates, plastic cups, all shapes and sizes of plastic bags, diapers, drinking straws, paper towels, and the list goes on. In some ways, our world has become very, […]

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Meet Edison

We’ve got a new friend in our home. He’s kinda small, doesn’t really talk back (but could sing you a tune!), and does whatever you tell him to do (except he probably won’t clean your bedroom for you. *wink*). Meet Edison – the affordable, LEGO compatible and programmable robot that will make learning about programming […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Airplanes and Other Flying Machines Ultimate Sticker Collection ~ GIVEAWAY!

Airplanes are fascinating machines! I grew up with a Dad who owned and flew an airplane and loved every minute of my time in that little 2 seater plane! I have fond memories of flying across the prairies pretending that the fields were giant quilts and that the all the houses and little people down […]

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Raincoast Books – The Weekenders!

I love to read. And as such, I often have favourite authors and get stuck in a rut reading all of their books and not branching out to other authors. I do find e-books help on that front – as I see other authors featured when I log into the library system. However, I’m always […]

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