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 […]

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Spring Gifts & Goodies!

Spring is here…and we are absolutely thrilled!! Spring is that time of year when we can finally start dreaming about enjoying hot summer days at the pool, outdoor birthday parties, and of course, we love that spring brings new life…cute baby animals, and the ‘awakening’ of life (except for those mosquitos! They could stay asleep […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ My Little Pony Factivity Collection ~ GIVEAWAY!

Sticker and activity books are some of my girls’ favorite activities to do. They love them on rainy days, snowy days, long road trips, and if they really need to do one on a beautiful summer day we might just take them outside to the backyard. 😉 One of my daughters especially loves horses and […]

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Preschool-ing It!

It’s our fourth time to work with a preschooler in our home…and I must admit. I LOVE teaching preschoolers. They are SO eager to learn, they want to do ‘school’ in the morning, afternoon AND evening and oftentimes whip through the workbooks we have for them before I have time to find a new one. […]

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Schiffer Books – Your Little Guide to Mastering your Sewing Machine! ~Giveaway

I received a sewing machine as a gift a number of years ago. I’ve really appreciated it over the years. I sewed a rag quilt for my son and a mini one for my daughters for their dolls. I’ve made cloth wipes for using along with my cloth diapers. I’ve done plenty of repairs on different […]

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Guess Who?? ~ GIVEAWAY!!

Here in the prairies the snow is still falling and although the first day of Spring has come and gone! It seems that there’s not really any sign of spring in sight either as the forecast is calling for more snow this week again. However, instead of getting too upset about the snow continuing to […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ What Goes On in My Head? ~ GIVEAWAY!

Thinking is a fascinating topic! Really…don’t you ever wondering how our brains go about thinking? When it comes right down to it we do an awful lot of thinking – and some of it is very complex – especially when I’m trying to solve a math problem! *wink* DK Canada has a fabulous book that […]

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Facts on the Go with Pocket Genius!

My oldest boy LOVES facts…and I love that he loves facts. The thing is…lots of times he’s got facts stored in his head that I’ve never even heard before – and he’s not even 10 years old yet! 😉 It makes me feel like I should do some more reading or studying some times! *wink* […]

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