Scholastic Monday ~ Twinkle

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star is a song that is well loved by preschoolers! I’ve played it for our kids countless times on the piano and they love to sing it whenever it comes to mind. So, it’s no surprise that Twinkle by Nick Bland was a book that was instantly loved by our younger kids. […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Ultimate Sticker Book: Pets ~ GIVEAWAY!

Stickers are one of those things that are enjoyed by almost any child. I love watching our 2 year olds little fingers learn to stick on stickers. And I love watching our 10 year old work on sticker books on more advanced topics….like rocks and minerals, or of course….Lego. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Pretty much any way you […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you have anyย budding engineers in your house? Or kids who love to build, play with robots, shoot off rockets, or even fly a kite? Engineering is something that is involved in all of these things…in fact, engineering really plays a large part in all of our lives! The truth is…engineering is not a topic […]

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Catch and Learn ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you like fishing? Games? Having fun while learning? Or how about all three of those rolled up into one fabulous new product?! Even if you’re not a big fan of fishing or games, I can guarantee that your kids will love the idea of fishing in their own bedroom! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Plasmart has added a […]

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DK Discovery Day~ Seashore ~ GIVEAWAY!

Anyone headed to the seashore this summer? Or even just dreaming about the seashore? ๐Ÿ˜‰ It’s an amazing place with much to see, enjoy and learn. The birds, the seashells, the waves and the tide are just a few of the things that I intend to learn more about with our kids when we visit […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Big & Little Are Best Friends

Best friends are some of the sweetest parts of life. ๐Ÿ™‚ The great part is that our friends are not carbon copies of ourselves….instead they are unique, special and sometimes very different! Scholastic Canada has a sweet story about two friends who are very different yet find ways to make their friendship work…. Big and […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Our Song, The Story of O Canada

‘O Canada.’ The song of our country…the song of our nation. This is a song that is forever embedded in me….and I hope it will be a song that our children will proudly know and sing as well. After all, our country is amazing, and our national anthem is a great picture of what Canada […]

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Who’s Gonna Win the Ring Toss?!

When it comes to summer, I love to take every opportunity I can to be outside. I do enjoy some moments of sitting in my lawn chair watching the kids, but I also love to be involved in what they are doing. Outdoor games and activities don’t have to be anything fancy to be fun. […]

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Making Memories: Explore the Calgary Zoo!

Summer is my favorite season of the year. Yes, there are great things about all the seasons….I love the freshness & newness of spring, the beautiful fall leaves and crisp fall evenings, and the winter nights spent by the fireplace, drinking tea. They are all great, but for me…summer is still my favorite. Being able […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Flags Around the World – Ultimate Sticker Book (GIVEAWAY!)

I’m the kind of mom who likes to keep the learning happening all summer long. I believe that learning is a natural, normal part of life…and we shouldn’t have to take a break from it. ๐Ÿ™‚ One of our favorite ways to make learning fun and encourage our kids to learn something new is with […]

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