PGC – Days with Dad

I love children’s stories and I especially love them when they have a special message behind them. Publisher’s Group Canada sent me the book “Days with Dad,” written and illustrated by Nari Hong and it definitely fits the criteria for a book I’d love! This book is written from the perspective of a young girl […]

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Raincoast Books – New Year, New You! ~Giveaway!

I’m a bit slow on the draw, but in case you haven’t noticed, it’s a New Year! And a New Year always brings about a mass of resolutions, many of which are doomed to fail on about January 3rd, simply because we don’t make reasonably resolutions! Raincoast Books is offering up two new books that might […]

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Raincoast Books – Thea Stilton Graphic Novels!

Our kids have been enamored with Geronimo Stilton books for awhile now. They’re quite the little mystery stories and I like how they use varying fonts and colours to add to the books. And since they’re a young’un book, there’s lots of pictures. However! There’s a new kid on the block! They’re called graphic novels […]

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The Spinfords! ~Giveaway!

There’s no one else like you in the world. And there never will be. We’re all unique! Wouldn’t life be soooooo boring if we were all cut from the same cookie cutter and we all looked the same and acted the same and did the same things and liked the same things. Oh what a […]

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Disagree and Stay in Love – Tips for Fighting Fair!

Relationships are a funny thing. They have phases and sometimes the transition and next phase can be rather interesting to say the least. You know how you start out in the honeymoon phase? Where you can see no wrong, hear no wrong and feel no wrong? Everything is perfect and everyone is perfect? But then […]

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Put Me in the Story! ~ Giveaway

We love it when parcels arrive at our house. But the other day, when Daddy walked in the door with a parcel, I could hardly wait for supper to be over so I could sit down with my littlest (almost three) to read her the new book! It ended up being a full family event […]

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I Love Me book! ~ Giveaway!

As a parent, there is a moral dilemma that I haven’t quite figured out yet. Please, if you have the key, the answer, the end-all-be-all, let me know! How do you teach your children to be self confident and to love themselves without becoming arrogant and conceited? I’m a firm believer that we all need […]

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The Girl with Nine Wigs! ~ Giveaway

Cancer will touch most of us in our life, either ourselves, family or friends. I’m not sure about you, but it always hits me hard. There are many diseases and illnesses that could strike our family and friends but cancer is so indiscriminate that you just never know who will be next. Right now I […]

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