DK Discovery Day ~ Skills for Starting School ABC ~ GIVEAWAY!

It’s not only the older kids that are gearing up for the back to school season, but you can be sure that the younger ones know something special is about to happen and they don’t want to be left out of this whole ‘back to school’ deal! Our four year old is at the point […]

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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 […]

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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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DK Discovery Day ~ Pull the Tab Colors ~ GIVEAWAY!

Books with activities in them are some of my favorite ways to entertain my babies, toddlers and preschoolers! They are quiet, easy to pack along, and chances are they might even learn something! 😉 The Pull the Tab books from DK Canada are some of our favorites and most recently we’ve been enjoying Pull the […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Sing a Song of Bedtime

Our family loves to sing…whether we’re singing in church, or singing silly songs in our living room, it’s always something we enjoy! I remember a few years back when we only had one or two kids how we would always sing a few songs together before bedtime! Now as the number of children has been […]

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Scholastic Monday ~ Five Busy Beavers!

I realize that the ‘beaver season’ here in Canada is over as they are all now busy hibernating, but that doesn’t mean that we can’t enjoy some fine beaver stories, right? 😉 Five Busy Beavers by Stella Partheniou Grasso is a Canadian Title that is full of counting, rhyming, true beaver facts and a lot […]

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