Award-Winning ABCmouse!

Learning is one of the most important aspects in life. We should never stop learning, and it’s even better if we are able to love and enjoy learning! The process of beginning to fall in love with learning starts early on. I see it in my babies….they fall down, but they always get back up. […]

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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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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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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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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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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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Country Chic Paint ~ Giveaway

Paint, paint, paint. One of my favorite things! I am always painting something! I have a side business making furniture and home decor plus I like to refurbish older furniture for personal use, so this post is really in my wheel house. When I’m working on a painting project I store the brushed and rollers […]

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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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