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A Tribute To Our Beautiful Nation – I Am Canada

Did you know that we are celebrating Canada’s 150th year? I have been enjoying the special things people have been doing to celebrate. I mean this country is just beautiful and it deserves to be shown in the best light. I Am Canada Simple text describes the ample space available to our children in this country, and the freedom they have to grow and dream and share. With artwork from 13 of Canada’s finest illustrators, each page is a celebration and a reminder of the infinite  ...

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Old Turtle – Questions of the Heart

Why are we here? What is the purpose of life? How do we find happiness? Once again, Old Turtle’s wise answers offer readers of all ages inspiration, solace, and the most important gift of all — hope. Old Turtle – Questions of the Heart I love a good children’s book as much as my boys do. But if we are honest there are often deeper and tougher situations that we struggle with. This is why I am a huge fan of books that don’t just touch on whimsical and  ...

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Parenting, Reviews/Giveaways

Bun 2 Babe Book Review

  The Book: Bun 2 Babe: Routines and Strategies for Nurturing Your Baby, Pregnancy through Age Two: A Personal and Informative Guide from a Mother of Four You’re expecting! Congratulations…and welcome to a seemingly endless string of choices: Doctor or midwife? Home or hospital birth? All natural or epidural? Cloth or disposable diapers? Breast-feeding or formula? Now take a deep breath. Modern motherhood is full of possibilities and Bun 2 Babe is here to help you navigate your options.  ...

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The Joy of Less and how it is helping me be a better person #Review

If you have noticed on my Facebook page my house has been filled with various objects. I use to think that one measured their self worth by the amount of things they had. I would graciously accept things from people as I would fear they would think I was rude. I never thought I was doing anything wrong until one day I got up looked around and there was stuff in every corner of my home. I was over whelmed, full of so much anger and exhaustion and I never even knew it. I joined a great  ...

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DK, Reviews/Giveaways

Turn Over A New Page with DK

New year, new goals right? This year I decided not to set any new years resolutions instead I challenged myself to read more and add books that were not only interesting but that were educational too. DK and me are on the same page and I love their newest boutique, Turn Over A New Page! So fitting for my challenge and I was even more excited to add two new books to my bookshelf. First Aid Manual Includes updates to first aid for choking infants. The First Aid Manual is the UK’s only  ...

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Christmas Books from Amazon #NCGiftguide2015

Christmas is that holiday that I enjoy the most. It could be the beautiful decorations, light and yummy treats but in the end it is the time I spend with my family that I value most. One of the things both my boys enjoy is that we read a Christmas book each and every night as we count down to the special day. I was really excited to check out some new books and was sent a variety that were published on Amazon’s independent-publishing platforms – CreateSpace for print books and  ...

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dreams and Premonitions

I love reading stories about people who experienced something so magical and extrodianry that you will sit there in aww. Grab your copy of Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dreams and Premonitions and be prepared to be amazed. Sixth sense, gut feeling, instinct. Whatever you call it, sometimes we have no logical reason for knowing something—but still we know it. In this collection, you’ll read 101 stories of intuition, insight, and inspiration that will amaze you and encourage you tap into your  ...

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A Spooky-ful Halloween with Hallmark Canada #GIVEAWAY

Can you believe summer is over? The boys and I were out on a walk the other day and were noticing all the leaves were changing colors and falling off the trees. I decided to use this as a teachable moment and ask them if they knew what this meant. My oldest all excited looks at me and yells “HALLOWEEN IS COMING!” Not the answer I was looking for but still correct. As the boys get older they are showing more and more interest in the various celebrations and wanting to decorate  ...

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