Home

When You Should Take Your Child to See an Optometrist {& an update on Miss G’s vision!}

When we decided that the time had come to leave Vancouver, I was immediately sad…

DIY Art Kit for Kids

Oh, the awesomeness that is the annual ‘cousins’ birthday’…  A few years back, my sister-in-law and…

The Best Maple Spice Steamer

My gosh it’s been cold in the Okanagan already…  The other day, after a two…

Our Move

My gosh…  Our move.  We’ve now been in Vernon for a little bit more than a…

Tape Pull Fine Motor Activity

Fun fact?  When we were going back and forth between Canada and Kuwait regularly and…

Simple School Communication Binder

I can hardly believe that we’re through the first two weeks of school and into…

School Snacks You Can Batch Make Ahead of Time

Real talk?  I think I had a little bit of anxiety about Miss G heading…

10 Things to Gift a NICU Parent {& a giveaway}

One of the things I get asked about a lot is what to gift parents…

Old House, New House

My gosh, it’s been a while, hasn’t it?  I didn’t mean to just disappear for…

Party Trampoline

Oh my goodness… It’s heeeeere! The first official day of summer vacation!!  If I’m being…

A Harrison Hot Springs Getaway

While we may not travel the way we did while living abroad, I think we’ve…

Potted Salad Garden Gift

Last year, Miss G’s very first year of school, was a doozy.  Beyond having just…

LEGO Self-Portraits

My gosh, are we ever on a roll with fun LEGO projects this week!  After…

Easiest Ever Asian Noodle Salad

If you were to make me choose one favourite meal, hands down, no ifs, ands,…

LEGO Mandala Art

I don’t remember when or how it came up, but recently, Miss G and I…

DUPLO Wash Sensory Bin

Oh, how we love LEGO and DUPLO in this house!  LEGO bricks and sets to…

Easy Homemade Beef Jerky

While it may sound weird, we usually make sure that special days celebrating Brad involve…

Homemade Father’s Day Gifts

My gosh… I can’t even believe that it’s already almost June.  {I feel like I say…

An Afternoon Along the River

The weather is just too good to go straight home after school these days…  It…

Celebrating the Sun With A Trampoline Party

You know what’s awesome about having a trampoline?  More motivation than ever to have friends…