Scholastic Monday ~ How Do Dinosaurs Stay Friends?

It’s amazing how popular dinosaurs are among kids – even though they are extinct! I guess it’s all the unknowns, and the fact that they were such magnificent creatures that make us curious and that make us enjoy learning and reading about them. Jane Yolen and Scholastic have turned the fascination that kids have with […]

Click to read more

MiaMily – The Business of Carrying Your Baby!

Babywearing or carrying my babies in a hands-free fashion is something that is very important to me. I love it for many reasons…but most of all, I love just having my baby close to me even when I am busy with laundry or other chores, and I love being able to leave the stroller behind […]

Click to read more

Stay Smart this Summer with EarthWear!

We LOVE summer. It is my favorite season of the year…except for one thing – the mosquito’s and the ticks! Those two things I could definitely do without. Right now tick season is just beginning here in the prairies and the truth is that ticks are my very, very, very, VERY least favorite bug that […]

Click to read more

May the 4th Be With You…

In just a few short days it is the unofficial Star Wars holiday! Do you have any Star Wars fans in your household? Well, if so, you’ll be happy to know that DK Canada has decided to celebrate this unofficial Star Wars holiday with you! Their Star Wars Boutique has lots of great Star Wars […]

Click to read more

Safety in Style!

Safety is something that every parent things about…often we think about it many, many, many times a day! There are all kinds of areas where we need to be there to keep our children safe, and one of these is in the vehicle. Driving safely is very important, and we take every effort to do […]

Click to read more

Doozers Catch a Ride! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Were you a fan of Fraggle Rock back in the day? I do remember watching it once or twice, but our family wasn’t big TV-watchers, so I never really got into it. That said…it was a fun show that plenty of people quickly fell in love with! In the past few years Jim Henson has […]

Click to read more

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 […]

Click to read more

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. […]

Click to read more

Otter Tales ~ GIVEAWAY! (5 WINNERS!)

There are so many ‘life lessons’ to be learned! Of course, I believe it’s better if you can learn a lot of them when you are young, but even then, we sometimes have to learn these lessons the hard way, don’t we? As a mom, I find that sometimes it’s nice to have others come […]

Click to read more

Scholastic Monday ~ Mmm, Cookies!

Just about everyone loves a cookie. They are s delicious little treat that can be eaten in a few bites (unless you make a jumbo cookie! 😉 ) and there are plenty of great varieties to choose from out there. Yes, cookies are a good thing, except…. …when you receive a cookie made from play […]

Click to read more