#TBT Classic Kids’ TV

#TBT Classic Kids’ TV

Posted by: on May 22, 2014 | No Comments
So Dora Dora Dora the Explorer is all well and good when it's time for a TV break: my daughter is actually learning some Spanish words that she randomly peppers throughout her everyday conversation, it's not teaching her that brats get what they want like some other shows on kids' television (ahem- Caillou), and Dora just makes her happy. BUT there is only so much Dora my brain can take. I'm the map, I'm the map, I'm the map, I'm the map, I'm the map... It's enough to drive this mama crazy[ier than Read more [...]
Book Review: Lost Lake

Book Review: Lost Lake

Posted by: on May 12, 2014 | No Comments
Publisher's Synopsis: From the author of New York Times bestseller Garden Spells comes a beautiful, haunting story of old loves and new, and the power of the connections that bind us forever… The first time Eby Pim saw Lost Lake, it was on a picture postcard. Just an old photo and a few words on a small square of heavy stock, but when she saw it, she knew she was seeing her future. That was half a life ago. Now Lost Lake is about to slip into Eby’s past. Her husband George is long Read more [...]
My Top 5 Pregnancy Resources

My Top 5 Pregnancy Resources

Posted by: on May 7, 2014 | No Comments
Being pregnant the second time around, I have found my way around many many many pregnancy resources (both online and off). Now that some of my friends are trying for or are pregnant with their first, I am getting all kinds of questions about the hows and then whens and the whats. I love being the helpful source of information for my lovely ladies in-real-life, so I thought I should share some of my favourite pregnancy resources with my online lovelies as well! 5) Fertility Friend I have to Read more [...]
Review & Giveaway: Big Book of Kids’ Birthday Cakes

Review & Giveaway: Big Book of Kids’ Birthday Cakes

Posted by: on May 1, 2014 | 9 Comments
Anyone who has ever had a birthday knows that there is nothing more exciting for any child than an amazing birthday party, topped off with the most incredible (and yummy) birthday cake.  Anyone who knows me knows I love to bake and play in the kitchen. This book and I are a match made in heaven! I literally squealed with delight the first time I opened it! Pamela Clark’s Big Book of Kids’ Birthday Cakes (Sterling, April 2014) offers a variety of creative and delicious birthday cake Read more [...]